conferences are increasingly interactive affairs. It's common for
events to have Twitter walls throughout the venue where delegates,...
0 replies - 53 views - 06/19/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
Believe it or not, we’re now a decade into the concept of mainstream
social media. It was May 2003 when LinkedIn first hit the Web and it was
0 replies - 199 views - 06/18/13 by Christopher Taylor in Articles
Last year Dan Zarella did some research into social sharing,
and something fascinating emerged. He discovered that 16% of us
0 replies - 118 views - 06/14/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
motivates you to post on Twitter? Is it the love of sharing
interesting things, or do you crave the adulation of an ever expanding...
0 replies - 492 views - 06/06/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
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 - 150 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 - 337 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 - 310 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 - 1048 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 - 506 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 - 297 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 - 1737 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 - 737 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 - 1303 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...
2 replies - 1162 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 - 661 views - 04/05/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles