The Sentinel Projects team has been working pretty intensively with Leadfindr and the blog has suffered. But now Leadfindr is finding its destiny, and Sentinel has picked up some great new customers, so we are back in action. Expect blog posts on: Mobile data How to discover your critical KPIs CRM and advertising Google analytics Custom and tailored audiences But in the meantime, it is great to be back!
Today we are delighted to announce a new version of Skyttle’s Text Analytics. Skyttle 2.0 introduces several important features: – Improved sentiment analysis: the API now extracts larger stretches of text that express sentiment, instead of individual words, we provide context so the user can understand what keywords and entities the sentiment relates to. – XML annotation: there is an option to receive the original text with XML-annotated keywords and Continue reading
Michael Sippey at Twitter (@sippey) has blogged about the forthcoming changes to the Twitter API. For developers working with the API these are important changes. The Boston quadrant is particularly significant. It is worth listening to what Sippey says there: “we’re trying to encourage activity in the upper-left, lower-left and lower right quadrants, and limit certain use cases that occupy the upper-right quadrant.” In other words, bring your Continue reading
Mobile search is a fluid battleground. Apple just opened a new front by switching from Google to its own mapping. That means that they are going to be in the business of serving their own search results. Apple doesn’t own its own search technology, so who is going to provide these? Bing? Related articles Apple is About to Reduce Google’s Revenues Apple Is Going Full Throttle To kill Google Maps Continue reading
You had to be quick to short Facebook. Only a couple of hours on Friday did it stay above the offer price. Morgan Stanley and others supported it for a while on Friday. Now it is down 10% at around $34. Pundits are blaming Morgan Stanley for pushing the stock to the top of the estimates and releasing more equity than originally intended. I blame the numbers – Zerohedge has Continue reading