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The week according to Topsy (11/15)

Happy Friday! Here’s a quick look back at some of the top stories that hit Twitter feeds around the world this week. You can run your own analyses on any…

The week according to Topsy (11/8)

Happy Friday! Here’s a quick look back at some of the top stories that hit Twitter feeds around the world this week.   The Twitter IPO As Twitter went public…

Our predictions for The Voice: 18/20

How well did our predictions for who would be eliminated on The Voice last night line up with what actually happened? Pretty well, it turns out. We were right about…

The Voice sings on social

NBC’s hit music competition show The Voice aired live performances this week as the final five vocalists from each coach’s team took to the stage to battle it out for America’s…

Which movie won the weekend?

On Friday, we examined the social media buzz around the three movies that opened nationwide this weekend: Ender’s Game, Last Vegas, and Free Birds. Ender’s Game accounted for more than…

Can social analytics predict movie box office success?

Three new movies open nationwide today: sci-fi action thriller Ender’s Game, bachelor party comedy Last Vegas, and animated comedy Free Birds. Each of these films comes with a strong cast…

Which World Series team scored a home run with fans?

The Red Sox took a 3-2 series lead last night… and regained the lead in the battle of Twitter sentiment scores. As you can see from the chart, sentiment about…

The week according to Topsy (10/4)

Happy Friday! Here’s a quick look back at some of the top stories that hit Twitter feeds around the world this week.   Americans upset over government shutdown For the…

Who’s to blame for the government shutdown?

This week’s federal government shutdown received a sharp reaction on Twitter: a massive spike in activity, peaking at more than 45,000 tweets per hour, and consistently low sentiment scores. But…

The week according to Topsy (9/27)

Happy Friday! Here’s a quick look back at some of the top stories that hit Twitter feeds around the world this week.   America’s Cup fever swept the nation This…