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Giving Dedoose Permission to Run in Flash
Interrater Reliability – Calculating Kappa
Reliability is the "consistency" or "repeatability" of your measures (William M.K. Trochim, Reliability) and, from a methodological perspective, is central to demonstrating that you’ve employed a rigorous approach to your project. There are a number of approaches to assess inter-rater reliability—see the Dedoose user guide for strategies...
Attention Dedoose Users! Dedoose is Rolling back to 7.1.3
Due to some unexpected technical issues, we will be rolling back Dedoose to version 7.1. We will have 7.5 back up and running after we've taken care of these issues and ensured a stable release! Check out this article for any further details or instructions.
Making the Most Out of Memos in Your Research
The creation of memos is a core activity in grounded theory and other qualitative data analysis approaches. They can be useful within the Dedoose environment from a range of perspectives including documenting the analytical journey, communicating with team members, noting issues in the application of codes, and any other facet of a project's activities. The memo system in Dedoose is flexible, memos 'live' in a gruop-based organization structure, and memos can be easily exported or converted to document media within a project for excerpting and tagging.
What in the World is a Descriptor?
We discuss the importance of descriptors and the crucial role they play in qualitative, quantitative and mixed method data analysis. Descriptors are the terms and phrases you will use in Dedoose to map out your research data in an easy to follow design.
What's New, Dedoose? ....PDFs?!
Dedoose is happy to introduce the integration of PDF documents into our cloud-based platform! PDFs are a securable, compact and self-contained document that are fast becoming an industry standard, and are commonly seen and used in qualitative and quantitative analysis. Don't waste time converting your documents, upload and import your PDFs into a manageable and editable form, and get your data analysis moving!
Teaching a Class and want to use Dedoose?
We all know Dedoose is a top-tier data analysis app, but did you know it also happens to shine as a social sciences teaching tool? The same intuitive design that makes Dedoose a powerful yet easy to learn software for data analysis can be used to comfortably introduce your students to the world of qualitative, quantitative and mixed methods data analysis! Here's some hints and ideas that might help you out along the way..
New Data and Project Backup Features Enhance the Dedoose Qualitative Data Analysis Software Platform
Data plays a crucial role in your research methodology - without your data, you have nothing! We understand the importance of not only keeping your data intact, but also in the amount of time you have invested into analyzing and preparing your project. We've updated our backup technology to ensure that your data is safe for years to come! During the overhaul we also snuck a couple other features into the most recent build - want to find out more? Read on!
Dedoose Update—Significant Data Recovery Successful! How to Save a Project Locally!
We discuss updates in data recovery, as well as how to go about saving your project and data locally as an extra security measure.
Want to teach Dedoose in your class?
Interested in teaching Dedoose to your class or analysis team? Check this post out for more details on how and where to get free materials and more to help get you started!
Announcing Dedoose Version 4.12!
Our most current release of Dedoose (Version 4.12) includes a brand new User Interface and several other user requested features, most notably is our beautiful revamp of the main menu bar. Check out more details in this post!
Dedoose: A Refresher for Education Researchers
Technology has become a double-edged sword that has opened more points of access for our research, yet collecting, organizing and sifting through these data have remained, until recently, unrefined and inefficient. The answer to this newfound challenge? Dedoose!
Announcing: Project Specific Encryption Capabilities in Dedoose
Data security has always been paramount at Dedoose. We are proud to introduce our new feature, Project Specific Encryption, which allows you to designate an encryption key only you know to specific projects. Read more about the details of our new security feature here!
Converting Video and Audio For Your Qualitative Data Analysis
Having issues uploading audio and/or video to Dedoose? The answer to your problem likely has to do with the file format you are using. Here is a free tool to help you convert all of your audio and video to the correct format, so you can upload your media and get working!
Free Webinar: Teaching Qualitative Analysis Concepts with Dedoose
Tips on Transcription for Your Qualitative Data Analysis
Descriptor Series Part 4: Adding Descriptors via Excel in 5 Steps
Mixed Methods Webinar: Descriptors in Action
Storage Metrics: Easily Tracking Team Video and Audio Data in Dedoose
Planned Service Interruption - Thursday, June 20th at 10:00PM PST
Conducting a Qualitative Data Analysis in Dedoose: Top 5 Time-Saving Tips for New Users
Dedoose at the International Congress for Qualitative Inquiry
Lose the Mouse -- Announcing the New Dedoose Quick Code Widget
Dedoose in the Field: Sociology and Education-Sara Goldrick-Rab
Updating Your Information in Dedoose
Planned Service Interruption -- Wednesday, March 20th at 10:00PM PST
Addressing the Recent Outage
Adding a User in Dedoose: Paying vs. Sharing Data
Dedoosers in the Field: Exploring Computer Science
The Cloud—Or…No, Your Text Analysis Does Not Get Wet When It Rains...
Audio Support, Tips for iPad Users, and PDF Support!
Dedoose Desktop App!