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Distracted by Football Game, Student Misses Exciting Action on Stadium Twitter Board

October 22, 2013 9:05 amComments Off on Distracted by Football Game, Student Misses Exciting Action on Stadium Twitter Board
Distracted by Football Game, Student Misses Exciting Action on Stadium Twitter Board

After returning from Stanford’s thrilling victory against UCLA, sophomore Kerry Wilhelms was devastated to learn that her excitement over plays like Kodi Whitfield’s one-handed touchdown catch had caused her to miss scintillating in-game Twitter highlights like “oh hey…oh yay…Stanford get a win today.” “All night, my dorm mates reminisced about […]

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Researchers Use Twitter to Predict What People Are Tweeting

October 29, 2011 10:10 amComments Off on Researchers Use Twitter to Predict What People Are Tweeting
Researchers Use Twitter to Predict What People Are Tweeting

This week, a group of scientists at MIT published a ground-breaking study in which they use Twitter to predict what people are tweeting. In the past, researchers have successfully used Twitter to predict stock market fluctuations, box-office sales, riots, and even typhoons, but this is the first time anyone has […]

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