The Facebook paper on mood research paper post

Over the weekend if you went on to quality (not Buzzfeed) news sites you would have probably seen something about a scientific paper that was published by researchers in the pay of Facebook on how emotion spreads through social networks. There was a lot of copy written already about the experiment, so I recommend that […]

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[1406.2293] Gossip: Identifying Central Individuals in a Social Network – market research as a network analysis tool An Online Course For FPGA And CPLD Development | Hackaday – Reddit as an old time free university – but without the hippy politics Facebook tinkered with users’ feeds for a massive psychology experiment · The A.V. Club […]

Google I/O: who is Google trying to disrupt?

Google I/O this week played out like a science fair trying to be an Apple keynote. It was interesting for me to watch to try and discern how this will affect commercial rivals. The most obvious casualty of this move is not Apple or Microsoft but the Java language that Android’s application language is very […]

Five for Friday | 五日(星期五)

Sorry I have been a bit late on getting this published. Umeng have put together a great presentation on consumer behaviour and mobile in China’s tier 3 cities [2014 Q1 Umeng Insight Report] The Third Tier – Revealing China’s Largest User Base from Umeng This beautifully shot version of Happy done by the people of […]

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Inside AdWords: More Insights about Quality Score and the AdWords Auction – interesting update Hospitals Spy on Your Purchases to Spot Bad Habits – Bloomberg – this presents and interesting privacy dilemma and they aren’t even using social data yet Tumblr Promoted Posts and Yahoo Ads: What You Could Be Missing | Simply Measured – […]