Submitted by Seth Redmore on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 14:49
Facebook’s new Graph Search feature has been a lightning rod for grand predictions since it was announced earlier this year. The new social search function has been described as everything from revolutionary to completely doomed. The truth, as in most cases, lies somewhere in the middle.
Submitted by Seth Redmore on Wed, 05/15/2013 - 19:54
Well, that time of the year has come and gone, and we're all better people for it.
The place: New York City
The event: The Lexalytics User Group, 2013
Submitted by Seth Redmore on Wed, 04/24/2013 - 16:39
On Saturday April 27th, viafoura is hosting a hack-a-thon to see what interesting ideas developers, product designers, and data scientists can come up with when given large data sets.
Submitted by Seth Redmore on Thu, 04/11/2013 - 20:45
I happened upon (well, really, was fed via LinkedIn) a blog post by Tom Anderson over at OdinText. I've seen some of his stuff before, and he seems like a reasonable gentleman.
I was kinda surprised by this post: Is Social Media Worthy of Text Analytics, and thought it would be worth responding to.
Submitted by Seth Redmore on Wed, 01/02/2013 - 19:39
Hello all and Happy New Year!
I snagged 412,700 tweets from Twitter from about 16 hours that went from 2300 UTC December 31 to 1500 UTC Jan 1. This was 5% of the total tweets that went out with the phrase "new year".
Without further ado... The top 50 hashtags were as follows:
Submitted by Seth Redmore on Wed, 11/14/2012 - 15:22
Submitted by Seth Redmore on Thu, 05/17/2012 - 17:49
I analyzed 98,000 tweets, roughly the past 5 days worth of traffic for anything mentioning facebook and (ipo OR stock).
Submitted by Seth Redmore on Thu, 05/10/2012 - 20:36
I ran some analysis on about 330,000 tweets having to do with people going to see/having seen The Avengers. In case you've been completely deprived of any sort of media recently, it's a superhero movie.
Some might say "The Superhero Movie", but, not having seen it myself yet, I'm not in a position to judge.
Submitted by Seth Redmore on Tue, 04/03/2012 - 11:37