Using Twitter in Political Campaigns: The Case of the PRI Candidate in Mexico

Abstract: Social media has invaded elections in Mexico. However, the power of citizens through the use of this platform is still unknown. Many citizens criticize political candidates using Twitter, others build networks and some others try to collaborate with candidates. This research is focused in understanding this kind of behavior, analyzing the case of theContinue reading Using Twitter in Political Campaigns: The Case of the PRI Candidate in Mexico

Comunicación e Intercambio con Redes sociales en la Educación Universitaria: Caso Estudiantes de Administración e Informática 2010 y 2012

Resumen El uso de las redes sociales entre estudiantes se ha extendido a partir del abaratamiento de los costos, el uso de la telefonía celular y el efecto viral de las plataformas de Twitter y Facebook a nivel mundial. Sin embargo, apenas se comienza a estudiar su impacto tanto en los procesos de aprendizaje comoContinue reading Comunicación e Intercambio con Redes sociales en la Educación Universitaria: Caso Estudiantes de Administración e Informática 2010 y 2012

Benchmarking Mexico & Brazil Open Government Websites: model and metrics

Latin American open government websites have not been compared or benchmarked. However this is key to assess and understand the open government impact on Latin American countries. The purpose of this paper is to introduce a model to assess open government websites and to compare Mexican and Brazilian portals related on open government and transparencyContinue reading Benchmarking Mexico & Brazil Open Government Websites: model and metrics

The Adoption of e-Government Services in Mexico: A Citizens’Perception Analysis

ABSTRACT Governments have provided services to citizens using means such as: face-to-face, regular mail, telephone, among others. These services have proven to be good channels of communication and interaction, but they have limitations. For example, services are provided only on times and days previously established and not all government personnel are service-oriented. These services canContinue reading The Adoption of e-Government Services in Mexico: A Citizens’Perception Analysis