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Tim Aston

WASM digs into U.S. National Park trends on Reddit

With summer rapidly approaching, vacations are on everyone’s mind. To help plan mine, I turned to Reddit and looked at all posts about U.S. national...

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Allison Castelot

5 Things about me, Watson Analytics for Social Media

If you spend any time on social media (even if you don’t do it professionally like I do) you’ve probably come across the periodically-trending “...

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Tim Aston

Social media reacts to #metoo at Golden Globes, music at Grammys

Two of the season’s biggest awards shows aired in the last few weeks - the Grammys and the Golden Globes, and were received very differently on soci...

 

Usaama Alnaji

World Animal Day through the lens of social media analytics

The World Animal Day organization chose social media as its main vehicle of promotion for their big day on October 4. So, researching it with social media analytics was a no-brainer. I fired up Watson Analytics for Social Media and this is what I learned.

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Allison Biesboer

Acing my way through the US Open: Updates on all the racket and sentiment

With the first week of the US Open underway, I’m bringing new updates and insights via Watson Analytics for Social Media since our previous post on the racket about the US Open. Here are a few observations surrounding the coverage.

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Usaama Alnaji

Eclipsing social media with Watson Analytics for Social Media

The eclipse has come and gone, and your viewing glasses are probably gathering dust. But while you were picking the best spot for viewing, there was an eclipse social media effect. I used Watson Analytics for Social Media to take a look.

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Allison Biesboer

You don't have to be a tennis fan to love-love social media analytics for the US Open

So, tennis aficionados and newbies, what's all the racket about? A new tennis fan and a seasoned tennis fan weigh in on this year’s hot event—the US Open—using social media analytics.

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Tim Aston

Canada sesquicentennial: A 150th birthday is making a big impact on social media

Sesquicentennial means 150th anniversary. Canada officially became a sovereign nation on July 1st, 1867. 150 years later, social media is abuzz about the celebrations to mark the this significant milestone in history.

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Allison Castelot

A little more conversation: Watson Analytics for Social Media conversation clusters

Thinking about all the conversations at the baseball park reminded me of something cool. My colleagues have done some amazing analytics work for Watson Analytics for Social Media and created conversation clusters. Let's see how they work.

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Forsyth Alexander

What Watson Analytics for Social Media showed me about spring cleaning surprised me

Recently a friend of mine recently introduced me to Fats Waller's song called Spring Cleaning. The title took me back to my major dusting and baseboard scrubbing endeavors a few months ago. Being a curious sort, I started wondering who else did their spring clean . So, I fired it up Watson Analytics for Social Media and got some surprises along the way.