May 2011 Archives

Software Updates, 27 May 2011

Recently announced software updates:

  • Brandwatch
    Twitter location filtering, UI, performance improvements.

  • Moreover
    OpenCalais semantic tagging for social media.

  • Simplify360
    Facebook Top Fans application.

Upcoming Events, 27 May 2011

1 June - Synthesio is presenting a live demo of Unity, its new engagement platform, 12:00 PM EDT (GMT -4).


1 June - Spredfast is presenting an AMA webcast, The Social Media Pocket Guide: 6 Ways Marketers Should Use Social Media with the Proven Tactics to Achieve Success, 1:00 PM EDT (GMT -4).

2 June - Attensity is presenting a free webinar, The Real Reasons Why Customers Churn: Analyzing the Voice of the Customer in the Banking Industry, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4).

5–9 June (San Francisco) - Semantic Technology Conference

6–8 June (Boston) - Measure Up

7 June - Visible Technologies is presenting a free webinar, “Social Good” – Building Communities, Profits, and Positive Impact, 1:30 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Simon Mainwaring.

8–10 June (Lisbon) - AMEC European Summit on Measurement

9 June (New York) - OMMA Social

9–10 June (Milan) - International Forum on Enterprise 2.0

16–17 June (London) - Satmetrix Net Promoter Conference

14 June (London) - Social Media Results

27 June–1 July (Montpellier) - ATALA Traitement Automatique des Langues Naturelles (TALN)

17–21 July (Barcelona) - ICWSM

18–20 September (Philadelphia) - IPR/PRSA North American Summit on Public Relations Measurement

19 September (London) - Social Media Marketing & Monitoring

19–23 September (Multiple cities) - Social Media Week

Crimson Hexagon announced a $5 million investment from Charles F. Dolan, founder and chairman of Cablevision Systems Corporation. CEO Patricia Gottesman worked 28 years at Cablevision before joining Crimson Hexagon earlier this year.

via Boston Globe

Software Updates, 20 May 2011

Recently announced software updates:

  • Brandwatch
    Keyboard shortcuts, site list filters for data downloads.

  • Clarabridge
    Clarabridge 4.5: social media integration with Lithium, NM Incite, and Radian6; French and Portugese NLP, new APIs, UI, user administration.

  • Gnip
    Twitter feeds: Klout integration, language filtering.

  • Sysomos
    MAP, Heartbeat: Facebook integration upgrades.

Upcoming Events, 20 May 2011

23 May (San Francisco) - Social Media Marketing & Monitoring

24 May - Autonomy is presenting an AMA webcast, Capitalizing on the Rich Information from Social Networking Sites, 1:00 PM EDT (GMT -4).

24 May - Radian6 is presenting a free webinar, Radian6 Insights: Listen in Powerful New Ways, 1:00 PM EDT (GMT -4).

25–27 May (Sogndal, Norway) - International Conference on Web Intelligence, Mining and Semantics (WIMS'11)

26 May - Thomson Reuters is presenting a free webinar, How to Improve and Measure Online Influencer Engagement, 12:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Greg Radner, Pierre-Loic Assayag, and Katie Paine.

1 June - Spredfast is presenting an AMA webcast, The Social Media Pocket Guide: 6 Ways Marketers Should Use Social Media with the Proven Tactics to Achieve Success, 1:00 PM EDT (GMT -4).

5–9 June (San Francisco) - Semantic Technology Conference

8–10 June (Lisbon) - AMEC European Summit on Measurement

9 June (New York) - OMMA Social

9–10 June (Milan) - International Forum on Enterprise 2.0

16–17 June (London) - Satmetrix Net Promoter Conference

14 June (London) - Social Media Results

27 June–1 July (Montpellier) - ATALA Traitement Automatique des Langues Naturelles (TALN)

17–21 July (Barcelona) - ICWSM

18–20 September (Philadelphia) - IPR/PRSA North American Summit on Public Relations Measurement

19 September (London) - Social Media Marketing & Monitoring

19–23 September (Multiple cities) - Social Media Week

New Papers, 17 May 2011

Software Updates, 13 May 2011

Recently announced software updates:

  • Actionly
    Twitter reach analysis.

  • Cision
    CisionPoint: UI, Twitter, RSS.

  • Scup
    More user account levels.

Upcoming Events, 13 May 2011

15–18 May (Park City, UT) - Allegiance Engage Summit

17–18 May (Berlin) - NEXT11

17 May - Visible Technologies is presenting a free webinar, Measure Social Media More Effectively, 1:30 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Altimeter's Susan Etlinger.

18–19 May (Boston) - Text Analytics Summit

18 May - Synthesio is presenting a live demo of Unity, its new engagement platform, 12:00 PM EDT (GMT -4).

19 May - Recorded Future is presenting a free webinar, Technology Foresight for Competitive Intelligence, 11:00 AM EDT (GMT -4).

23 May (San Francisco) - Social Media Marketing & Monitoring

24 May - Autonomy is presenting an AMA webcast, Capitalizing on the Rich Information from Social Networking Sites, 1:00 PM EDT (GMT -4).

24 May - Radian6 is presenting a free webinar, Radian6 Insights: Listen in Powerful New Ways, 1:00 PM EDT (GMT -4).

25–27 May (Sogndal, Norway) - International Conference on Web Intelligence, Mining and Semantics (WIMS'11)

5–9 June (San Francisco) - Semantic Technology Conference

8–10 June (Lisbon) - AMEC European Summit on Measurement

9–10 June (Milan) - International Forum on Enterprise 2.0

16–17 June (London) - Satmetrix Net Promoter Conference

14 June (London) - Social Media Results

27 June–1 July (Montpellier) - ATALA Traitement Automatique des Langues Naturelles (TALN)

17–21 July (Barcelona) - ICWSM

18–20 September (Philadelphia) - IPR/PRSA North American Summit on Public Relations Measurement

19 September (London) - Social Media Marketing & Monitoring

19–23 September (Multiple cities) - Social Media Week

e-Rewards announced its agreement to acquire social media research specialist Conversition Strategies. Since 2009, e-Rewards has also acquired Research Now, e-Miles, and Peanut Labs.

Avos Acquires Tap11

Avos announced that it has acquired Tap11, the developer of an analytics and engagement platform for Facebook and Twitter. Avos, the new company led by YouTube founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen, is known for its earlier acquisition of Delicious from Yahoo.

Synthesio announced Unity, its new monitoring and engagement platform. The new platform supplements the company's existing dashboards for measurement and analysis, which remain available.

Software Updates, 6 May 2011

Recently announced software updates:

  • Alterian
    SM2 5.0: console, dashboards, expanded language detection, Greek/Hebrew sentiment analysis, search API, UI.

  • ImpactWatch
    SLURP140: Twitter interaction, Klout integration, UI.

  • Recorded Future
    Overview visualization, additional filters, UI.

  • Traackr
    Tag-based filters, Manager user level.

  • Trackur
    Twitter tools.

  • uberVU
    UI.

Upcoming Events, 6 May 2011

10–11 May (Hollywood, FL) - Customer Response Summit

12 May - Tableau is presenting an AMA webinar, Social Media Metrics: How to Measure and Optimize Your Marketing, 1:00 EDT (GMT -4). With Jim Sterne.

12 May - NetBase is presenting a free webinar, Pulling Insights from Data: How the Pros Find Needles in That Chart and Graph Haystack, 2:00 EDT (GMT -4). With Jason Falls.

15–18 May (Park City, UT) - Allegiance Engage Summit

18–19 May (Boston) - Text Analytics Summit

23 May (San Francisco) - Social Media Marketing

25–27 May (Sogndal, Norway) - International Conference on Web Intelligence, Mining and Semantics (WIMS'11)

5–9 June (San Francisco) - Semantic Technology Conference

8–10 June (Lisbon) - AMEC European Summit on Measurement

9–10 June (Milan) - International Forum on Enterprise 2.0

14 June (London) - Social Media Results

27 June–1 July (Montpellier) - ATALA Traitement Automatique des Langues Naturelles (TALN)

17–21 July (Barcelona) - ICWSM

18–20 September (Philadelphia) - IPR/PRSA North American Summit on Public Relations Measurement

mBLAST Frees Influencer Search

mBLAST announced a free version of mPACT, its tool for identifying influential voices on a selected topic.

New Papers, 3 May 2011

Verint announced Voice of the Customer Analytics, a centralized VoC platform which includes a text analytics application for mining social media and other customer communication channels.

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