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Ben Moore
I'm a Computational Biology PhD student and data blogger based in Edinburgh, UK. Tweet me: @benjaminlmoore

Entries by Ben Moore

Celebrity Twitter Followers, by Gender

(1) Comments | Posted May 29, 2014 | 12:24 PM

The most popular accounts on Twitter have millions of followers, but what are their demographics like? Twitter doesn't release this data, and even things like name and location are only voluntarily added to people's profiles. Unlike Google+ and Facebook, Twitter has no real-name policy,

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Here Are the Most Overrated and Underrated Movies of All Time

(295) Comments | Posted May 14, 2014 | 10:49 AM

Everyone has an opinion on films they think are "overrated" or "underrated," but it's a tricky idea to quantify. An interesting way of looking at this, I thought, would be to compare the reviews of Hollywood film critics with those of Joe Public, reasoning that a film which is roundly-lauded...

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