May 2012 Archives

Upcoming Events, 1 June 2012

4–8 June (Dublin) - ICWSM 12

7–8 June (Baltimore) - Vocus Users Conference

7 June - Crimson Hexagon webinar, Becoming a Social Media Measurement Organization, 1:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Susan Etlinger.

7 June - Radian6 webinar, From Boring to Story: How to Make Your Content Rule, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Ann Handley.

9–12 June (Dalian, China) - Sentiment Analysis for Asian Languages

11 June (Frankfurt) - Social CRM

12–13 June (Boston) - Text Analytics Summit

13–14 June (Paris) - i-expo

13 June - NetBase webinar, The Elephant in the Room: Social Media and Revenue, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Susan Etlinger.

19 June (Frankfurt) - Attensity conference, Socialytics 2012

20 June - Our Social Times webinar, The Emotion of Social: How to Identify and Reward True Advocates, 11:30 AM EDT (GMT -4).

21–22 June (Boulder, CO) - Gnip conference, Big Boulder

18 July - NetBase webinar, Social Media and Innovation, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Nick Webb.

15 August - NetBase webinar, Social Intelligence, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Jason Falls.

26 September (Brussels) - Social CRM

24 October (London) - Social Media Marketing

29 November (Paris) - The Social Customer

New Papers, 29 May 2012

Recently released research and white papers:

Software Updates, 25 May 2012

Recently announced software updates:

  • Gnip
    Filter by Twitter bio.

  • mBLAST
    mPACT Pro: new sentiment analysis report, updates to other reports.

  • Netvibes
    Tab Wizard.

  • Polecat
    MeaningMine: wordlists (search within a search), export to Excel, map view, UI.

  • Teezir
    Webcare 2.1.1: UI and performance improvements.

  • Traackr
    Geo-targeted influencer search.

  • Visible
    Bitly integration and analytics, sentiment analysis for Chinese, Japanese, Korean and Portuguese languages, UI.

Upcoming Events, 25 May 2012

30 May - Attensity webinar, Real-Time Social Media Analytics at EMC, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Keith Paul.

31 May - Dachis Group webinar, Six Steps to Launching an Employee Advocacy Program, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Dion Hinchcliffe.

4–8 June (Dublin) - ICWSM 12

7–8 June (Baltimore) - Vocus Users Conference

7 June - Crimson Hexagon webinar, Becoming a Social Media Measurement Organization, 1:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Susan Etlinger.

7 June - Radian6 webinar, From Boring to Story: How to Make Your Content Rule, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Ann Handley.

9–12 June (Dalian, China) - Sentiment Analysis for Asian Languages

11 June (Frankfurt) - Social CRM

12–13 June (Boston) - Text Analytics Summit

13 June - NetBase webinar, The Elephant in the Room: Social Media and Revenue, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Susan Etlinger.

19 June (Frankfurt) - Attensity conference, Socialytics 2012

20 June - Our Social Times webinar, The Emotion of Social: How to Identify and Reward True Advocates, 11:30 AM EDT (GMT -4).

21–22 June (Boulder, CO) - Gnip conference, Big Boulder

18 July - NetBase webinar, Social Media and Innovation, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Nick Webb.

15 August - NetBase webinar, Social Intelligence, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Jason Falls.

26 September (Brussels) - Social CRM

24 October (London) - Social Media Marketing

29 November (Paris) - The Social Customer

Recorded Future announced that it has received $12 million in new funding from Balderton and Google Ventures. via TechCrunch

The company is offering previews of its upcoming major release.

Oracle Buys Vitrue

Oracle (NASDAQ:ORCL) announced that it has entered an agreement to acquire Vitrue. According to TechCrunch, the deal is valued at $300 million.


Fizziology announced SocialDensity, a research service that analyzes the social media impact of television shows for buyers and sellers of TV advertising.

Dachis Group launched Employee Insight, a software and service package designed to help clients measure and encourage employee advocacy.

New Papers, 22 May 2012

Recently released research and white papers:

Software Updates, 18 May 2012

Recently announced software updates:

  • FullContact
    Business contact information.

  • Synthesio
    Unity Engagement Platform: Lithium communities integration.

Upcoming Events, 18 May 2012

22 May - Telligent webinar, What’s social media got to do with customer service, Noon EDT (GMT -4). With Kate Leggett, Lewis Simons, and Brendan Cosgrove.

4–8 June (Dublin) - ICWSM 12

7 June - Crimson Hexagon webinar, Becoming a Social Media Measurement Organization, 1:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Susan Etlinger.

7–8 June (Baltimore) - Vocus Users Conference

9–12 June (Dalian, China) - Sentiment Analysis for Asian Languages

11 June (Frankfurt) - Social CRM

12–13 June (Boston) - Text Analytics Summit

13 June - NetBase webinar, The Elephant in the Room: Social Media and Revenue, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Susan Etlinger.

19 June (Frankfurt) - Attensity conference, Socialytics 2012

20 June - Our Social Times webinar, The Emotion of Social: How to Identify and Reward True Advocates, 11:30 AM EDT (GMT -4).

21–22 June (Boulder, CO) - Gnip conference, Big Boulder

18 July - NetBase webinar, Social Media and Innovation, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Nick Webb.

15 August - NetBase webinar, Social Intelligence, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Jason Falls.

26 September (Brussels) - Social CRM

24 October (London) - Social Media Marketing

29 November (Paris) - The Social Customer

NASDAQ OMX launched Media Intelligence, a monitoring and analysis platform for public relations and investor relations. The result of the company's acquisition of Glide Technologies in October 2011, the platform covers both traditional and social media content.

Software Updates, 11 May 2012

Recently announced software updates:

  • Brandwatch
    Threshold-based alerts.

  • eCairn
    UI (community tab, dashboard, reporting), Twitter firehose, Facebook Page analytics.

Upcoming Events, 11 May 2012

22 May - Telligent webinar, What’s social media got to do with customer service, Noon EDT (GMT -4). With Kate Leggett, Lewis Simons, and Brendan Cosgrove.

4–8 June (Dublin) - ICWSM 12

7–8 June (Baltimore) - Vocus Users Conference

9–12 June (Dalian, China) - Sentiment Analysis for Asian Languages

11 June (Frankfurt) - Social CRM

12–13 June (Boston) - Text Analytics Summit

13 June - NetBase webinar, The Elephant in the Room: Social Media and Revenue, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Susan Etlinger.

20 June - Our Social Times webinar, The Emotion of Social: How to Identify and Reward True Advocates, 11:30 AM EDT (GMT -4).

21–22 June (Boulder, CO) - Gnip conference, Big Boulder

18 July - NetBase webinar, Social Media and Innovation, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Nick Webb.

15 August - NetBase webinar, Social Intelligence, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Jason Falls.

26 September (Brussels) - Social CRM

24 October (London) - Social Media Marketing

29 November (Paris) - The Social Customer

New Papers, 8 May 2012

Recently released research and white papers:

Software Updates, 4 May 2012

Recently announced software updates:

  • Dinamize
    Livebuzz: SlideShare coverage, Foursquare activity reports, tag filtering, UI, admin.

  • MutualMind
    YTD recap.

  • uberVU
    Signals: automatically detect trending stories, influencer mentions, spikes.

Upcoming Events, 4 May 2012

4 May - Simplify360 webinar, How To Conduct A Social Media Audit of Your Brand, 10:30 AM IST (GMT +5:30).

8 May (New York) - Sentiment Analysis Symposium

9 May - Our Social Times webinar, The Science of Social: How to Analyse & Optimise Your Campaigns to Increase ROI, 11:30 AM EDT (GMT -4).

10 May (Austin, TX) - Word of Mouth Crash Course

10 May - uberVU webinar, Instant Insights: Cutting through the social noise, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4).

10 May (Brussels) - ZN and ComRes event, How MEPs and EU legislators use social media and the web, 5:00 PM in the European Commission's Room 1. With representatives of Facebook and the European Commission.

22 May - Telligent webinar, What’s social media got to do with customer service, Noon EDT (GMT -4). With Kate Leggett, Lewis Simons, and Brendan Cosgrove.

4–8 June (Dublin) - ICWSM 12

7–8 June (Baltimore) - Vocus Users Conference

9–12 June (Dalian, China) - Sentiment Analysis for Asian Languages

11 June (Frankfurt) - Social CRM

12–13 June (Boston) - Text Analytics Summit

13 June - NetBase webinar, The Elephant in the Room: Social Media and Revenue, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Susan Etlinger.

20 June - Our Social Times webinar, The Emotion of Social: How to Identify and Reward True Advocates, 11:30 AM EDT (GMT -4).

21–22 June (Boulder, CO) - Gnip conference, Big Boulder

18 July - NetBase webinar, Social Media and Innovation, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Nick Webb.

15 August - NetBase webinar, Social Intelligence, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Jason Falls.

26 September (Brussels) - Social CRM

24 October (London) - Social Media Marketing

29 November (Paris) - The Social Customer

DataSift announced an additional $7.2 million investment from existing investors IA Ventures and GRP Partners.

New Papers, 1 May 2012

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