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iOS7, iTunes Radio get positive reception on Twitter

June 10, 2013

Was your Twitter stream on fire this morning? Good sign Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference is going on this week.

We’re watching the Twitter conversation around the event and so far, according to our analysis, we found that #iOS7 was the most talked about announcement on Twitter. Apple’s new streaming radio service ‘iTunes Radio’ came in next, followed by ‘OS X Mavericks,’ while ‘iOS in the Car’ parked in the last spot.

Total activity for #WWDC and related search terms reached 220,092, for the last hour, as of 12:13 PT. The activity peaked at 11:24pm PT at 6,774 Tweets per minute.

Total activity for all search terms, last hour as of 12:23pm PT.

Overall activity for all search terms, last 8 hours as of 1:32pm PT.

SENTIMENT ANALYSIS OF DAY 1 ANNOUNCEMENTS

Our sentiment analysis indicated a solid day for Apple, as the announcements were all well received. Though there was a little more fluctuation around the search term ‘iOS in the Car,’ which may indicate more public skepticism about the product than the others queried.

Sentiment analysis for iOS7, last hour as of 12:28pm PT.

Positive versus negative Tweets for iOS7, last hour as of 12:29pm PT.

Sentiment analysis for iTunes Radio, last hour as of 12:30pm PT.

Positive versus negative Tweets for iTunes Radio, last hour as of 12:30pm PT.

Sentiment analysis for iOS in the Car, last hour as of 12:30pm PT.

Positive versus negative Tweets for iOS in the Car, last hour as of 12:30pm PT.

Posted by Jamie