Tweet-o-Meter - Giving you an insight into Twitter activity from around the world! Is it true that, "New York is the city that never sleeps!"? Do Londoners send more Tweets than New Yorkians'? Is Oslo a bigger Tweeter than Munich? Is Tokyo as much into Tweets as Barcelona? Data Visualization: Modern Approaches « Smashing Magazine Data presentation can be beautiful, elegant and descriptive. There is a variety of conventional ways to visualize data – tables, histograms, pie charts and bar graphs are being used every day, in every project and on every possible occasion. However, to convey a message to your readers effectively, sometimes you need more than just a simple pie chart of your results. In fact, there are much better, profound, creative and absolutely fascinating ways to visualize data. Many of them might become ubiquitous in the next few years. So what can we expect?
BLOG PROGRAMMABLEWEB 23/08/12 Topsy Pro Analytics Provides Instant Social Insight With the rise in big data, organizations are constantly looking to analyze the large amounts that is being generated. The challenge is not just to analyze the large data but also be able to visualize this in almost real time. Topsy, the company that currently manages the largest index of public social data on various networks like Twitter and Google Plus, has released Topsy Pro Analytics (check out the Topsy API) that addresses both those points and gives organizations a powerful analytics tool to gain insight into historical and real-time Twitter data. The Topsy Index is interesting in terms of sheer data. Topsy has been indexing Twitter Data for several years now and the data size runs into several billion tweets. The product also measures different types of content in each of the Tweets.
Учебник по TeX - Арифметические операции / (uni)quation (uni)quation alpha Arithmetical operations A casual math expression that contains basic arithmetical operations has the same view in TeX language as in a casual text. Pulse of the Nation: U.S. Mood Throughout the Day inferred from Twitter Click for high-resolution PDF version (11MB) Video A time-lapse video of the maps, cycled twice, is available below (best viewed at 720p): Mood Variations ImagePlot visualization software: explore patterns in large image collections What is ImagePlot? ImagePlot is a free software tool that visualizes collections of images and video of any size. It is implemented as a macro which works with the open source image processing program ImageJ. ImagePlot was developed by the Software Studies Initiative with support from the National Endowment for Humanities (NEH), the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology (Calit2), and the Center for Research in Computing and the Arts (CRCA). See your whole image collection in a single visualization.
GIGAOM 21/08/12 Topsy releases pro service to give brands access to analytics Twitter might have recently redesigned its search feature to produce better results, but there’s still a huge market, especially among businesses, for a good Twitter analytics product. Whether a company is searching to see how a hashtag has been used before, or searching to see which parts of the country are most enthusiastic about a particular product, the ability to search tweets is obviously valuable. Enter Topsy, the company that previously wanted to change how consumers search the social web.
Mega Collection Of Cheatsheets for Designers And Developers Cheatsheets and various quick reference guides are available for almost any type of software and language these days. Unfortunately they’re not always easy to find when you actually need them. This is why I decided to take some time to gather up as many as possible and share them with you here! Hopefully this can be a timesaver for you, along with teaching you a new trick or two. The geography of Tweets Give every Twitter user a brush and they will paint you the world — if they geotag their Tweets. Those of us on the Visual Insights team are obsessed with the patterns that emerge from aggregated Tweets over time. A continuing curiosity is about the geographical shapes that surface in geotagged Tweets. The images we’re sharing here use all of the geo-tagged Tweets since 2009 — billions of them. (Every dot is a Tweet, and the color is the Tweet count.) I’m especially fond of this view of Europe, because it shows all the maritime traffic from different cities and countries.
MARKETWIRE 10/09/12 Topsy Introduces Topsy Pro Analytics for the Public Sector Government Agencies Get Instant Access to Analytics From Hundreds of Billions of Public Tweets SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - Sep 10, 2012) - Topsy, the realtime social analytics provider, today announced immediate availability of the world's most powerful realtime social analytics solution for government agencies, Topsy Pro Analytics Public Sector. For the first time, government agencies can instantly access realtime and multi-year analysis of hundreds of billions of public Tweets, posts and pages gathered from millions of socially-active web-sites worldwide via an easy-to-use browser-based user interface. Topsy Pro Analytics Public Sector enables federal, state and local agencies to tap into the public social web to identify, quantify and understand what people are saying, track long term trends, and surface and analyze realtime events.
Twitter Archiving Google Spreadsheet TAGS v5 Jisc CETIS MASHe For a couple of years now to support my research in Twitter community analysis/visualisation I’ve been developing my Twitter Archiving Google Spreadsheet (TAGS). To allow other to explore the possibilities of data generated by Twitter I’ve released copies of this template to the community. In September 2012 Twitter announced the release of a new version of their API (the spreadsheet uses this to request data from Twitter). Around the same time Twitter also announced that the old version of their API would be switched off in March 2013.
HEALIO 04/05/15 Despite limitations, Twitter benefits infectious disease specialists Infectious disease specialists should familiarize themselves with Twitter so that they may educate fellow users and disseminate breaking news within the field, according to an article recently published in Clinical Infectious Diseases. “The ‘always-on’ culture of today is accustomed to bite-sized, on-demand learning,” Debra A. Goff, PharmD, FCCP, of The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center; Ravina Kullar, PharmD, MPH, clinical scientific director at Cubist Pharmaceuticals; and Jason G. Review of Twitter for Infectious Diseases Clinicians: Useful or a Waste of Time? Ellie J. C. Goldstein, Section Editor + Author Affiliations Correspondence: Debra A.