A year ago some researchers at MIT believed they had stumbled across the secret behind why tweets get shared.
They narrowed it down to a list of ten...
0 replies - 415 views - 06/04/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
Last week I shared research that can predict the movements of people
within a disaster area by analysing their mobile phone usage in the
months prior to...
0 replies - 614 views - 05/21/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
The use of social data to predict the future is growing ever more widespread. Only last week researchers believed that they could predict stock market...
0 replies - 578 views - 05/02/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
Earlier this month Italian researchers shed light on the booming market for fake Twitter followers.
They found around 20 companies offering to sell...
0 replies - 1400 views - 04/29/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
Aside from the obvious humanitarian issues around the recent bombings
in Boston, arguably the biggest story was the role played by social
media, both in...
0 replies - 751 views - 04/25/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
If you were glued to your Twitter updates last Monday through Friday,
you were probably more aware of what was happening in Boston than most
0 replies - 514 views - 04/24/13 by Christopher Taylor in Articles
The newswires were abuzz in Britain over the weekend after it emerged
that the youth police commissioner in Kent, England had posted some
dopey things on...
0 replies - 2001 views - 04/08/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
Once again, the pitfalls of using social media rears it’s head and someone pays the price.
This time it’s not an internal department falling asleep at the...
0 replies - 1080 views - 04/08/13 by Christopher Taylor in Articles
Crowdturfing is not a new phenomenom. For as long as communities
have existed there have been fake profiles created. In an interview
0 replies - 1611 views - 04/06/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
In this post i will quickly explain how can we interact with Twitter API using .Net code.
LinqToTwitter, Visual Studio...
3 replies - 2552 views - 04/05/13 by Sarfraz Khan in Uncategorized
I’ve written previously
about the increasing use of social media monitoring to track and
prevent the spread of disease. Such initiatives are not...
0 replies - 869 views - 04/05/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
Today, US-based comedian and host of The Daily Show, Jon Stewart, had a war of words with the President of Egypt on Twitter. Think about that for a just a...
0 replies - 1069 views - 04/03/13 by Christopher Taylor in Articles
Do you think you need to be an expert at something to inspire
others? The methods of motivation and leadership are many and varied,
0 replies - 842 views - 03/22/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
The wires have been abuzz this morning with news that Twitter have been trying to patent the very essence of the Twitter system.From the patent: "The
0 replies - 1155 views - 03/20/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
Mobile has been a key platform for Twitter for some time now, whilst
Facebook has been investing heavily in its own mobile applications.
0 replies - 839 views - 03/19/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles