Tag Archives: Social Media

TwitterLinguistics : An Open Research Project

Data Scientists are Will-Doers Not Can-Doers My presentation at PyCon on “The Linguistics of Twitter” produced exactly the response I was looking for, smart motivated people made contact with me and asked how they could help. Quick Recap The slides … Continue reading

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#Measure in 2010: Tracking Links Shared With Bitly Goo.gl T.co Ow.ly and Others

API Enabling Open Data Discovery The Application Programming Interface (API) provided by many URL shortening services could provide insights into what the #measure community is passing around and, more importantly, what they find interesting. To prepare for this I had … Continue reading

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Explaining #Measure in 2010 – Limitations and Improvements of Twitter Content Valuation

We’re Only as Accurate as Our Least Accurate Measurement Wax On, Wax Off The Twitterati chart posted previously turned into something I didn’t quite expect, so I would like to take a moment to explain the whole situation to the … Continue reading

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Thats The Way Twitter Go

What Ron Washington, Yogi Berra and ‘Fargo’ Can Teach Us About Social Media ‘That’s the way baseball go.’ ‘It ain’t over ’til it’s over.’ Ron Washington, the Texas Rangers Manager, and Yogi Berra, respectively, play with words to inform while … Continue reading

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Competitive Intelligence From Twitter

Knowing what is going on with your competitor’s business can be pretty straightforward, all you need to do is ask people. In the age of Social Media, you don’t even really have to ask them. They are already trying to … Continue reading

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