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Scientists say tweets predict heart disease and community health

University of Pennsylvania researchers have found that the words people use on Twitter can help predict the rate of heart disease deaths in the counties where they live. 400 more words

New from Watson: Financial advice and a hardcover cookbook

IBM has recruited a couple of new partners in its quest to mainstream its Watson cognitive computing system: financial investment specialist Vantage Software and the Institute of Culinary Education, or ICE. 447 more words

Nightcap - Jan 13

Internet of things and text analysis are discussed in The Nightcap – Radar


5 months of blah analysed

Blahnalysed? Results of analysing this blog show that I might be 18-25 or 66-100 (I’m 44), either female or a weak male (I’m a butch dyke), European (somewhat) and extremely upset most of the time (rofl – true if upset means depressed). 266 more words


The Twelve Days of REF: A #REF2014 Archive

I have uploaded a new dataset to figshare:

Priego, Ernesto (2014): The Twelve Days of REF- A #REF2014 Archive. figshare.


The file contains approximately 31,855 unique Tweets published publicly and tagged with #REF2014 during a 12-day period between 08/12/2014 11:18 and 20/12/2014 10:13 GMT. 55 more words


[Pre-Text] What now?

Hello again,

Its been a fun couple of months working on the Pre-Text text analyzer and It has finally reached a minimal level of functionality.  When I started working on Pre-Text  it was in an attempt to better understand material in Spanish before actually reading it.   209 more words