**Slashdot**

# Slashdot threads

## About this network

This is the reply network of technology website Slashdot. Nodes are users and edges are replies. The edges are directed and start from the responding user. Edges are annotated with the timestamp of the reply.

## Network info

Code | SD |

Category | ⬤ Communication |

Vertex type | User |

Edge type | Reply |

Format | Directed |

Edge weights | Multiple unweighted |

Metadata | Loop Timestamps |

Size | 51,083 vertices (users) |

Volume | 140,778 edges (replies) |

Unique volume | 131,175 edges (replies) |

Average degree (overall) | 5.5117 edges / vertex |

Fill | 5.0269 × 10^{–5} edges / vertex^{2} |

Maximum degree | 3,357 edges |

Reciprocity | 21.6% |

Size of LCC | 51,083 vertices (network is connected) |

Size of LSCC | 16,377 vertices |

Wedge count | 9,392,516 |

Claw count | 4,547,184,694 |

Triangle count | 18,937 |

Square count | 549,661 |

4-tour count | 42,200,498 |

Power law exponent (estimated) with d_{min} | 1.9110 (d_{min} = 1) |

Gini coefficient | 71.2% |

Relative edge distribution entropy | 88.2% |

Assortativity | –0.034675 |

Clustering coefficient | 0.605% |

Diameter | 17 edges |

90-percentile effective diameter | 5.28 edges |

Mean shortest path length | 4.59 edges |

Spectral norm | 91.503 |

Algebraic connectivity | 0.026044 |

Preferential attachment exponent | 0.44583 (ε = 2.3509) |

## Downloads

TSV file: | slashdot-threads.tar.bz2 (886.21 KiB) |

RDF: | slashdot-threads.n3.bz2 (1.87 MiB) |