September 2012 Archives

Hottolink and Gala Buzz Combine

The Japanese SMA provider Hottolink announced its merger on October 1 with Gala Buzz, which it acquired from Gala Incorporated in April. The combined company will retain the Hottolink name.

Software Updates, 28 September 2012

Recently announced software updates:

Upcoming Events, 28 September 2012

3–4 October (Boston) - Text Analytics World

3–5 October (Austin, TX) - Spredfast Social Summit

3 October - Connotate webinar, Stop Searching and Start Selling Webinar:
How Automation Enhances B2B Sales Intelligence
, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Peter Ostrow.

10 October - Sysomos webinar, Benchmarking, 1:00 PM EDT (GMT -4).

17 October - NetBase webinar, Social Media Analytics, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Susan Etlinger.

25 October (London) - Social Media Marketing

30 October (San Francisco) - Sentiment Analysis Symposium

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

14 November - Sysomos webinar, Twitter Stories, 1:00 PM EST (GMT -5).

29 November (Paris) - The Social Customer

12 December - Sysomos webinar, Using Social Media Data to Tell a Story, 1:00 PM EST (GMT -5).

New Papers, 25 September 2012

Recently released research and white papers:

Dataminr Raises $13 million

Dataminr announced that it has completed a $13 million Series B financing round from existing and new investors. Dataminr specializes in social media intelligence for customers in finance and government.

Chatterbox launched Conversation Platform, its platform for analyzing online conversations with an emphasis on identifying advocates and understanding patterns of engagement online.

Software Updates, 21 September 2012

Recently announced software updates:

Upcoming Events, 21 September 2012

24–28 September (Barcelona, Berlin, Bogotá, Chicago, Glasgow, Hong Kong, Jeddah, London, Los Angeles, São Paulo, Seoul, Shanghai, Torino, Vancouver) - Social Media Week

25 September - ReviewPro webinar, In the Hot Seat: How to Measure ROI in Social Media, 11:00 AM EDT (GMT -4). With Daniel Edward Craig and Josiah Mackenzie.

26 September (Brussels) - Social CRM

26 September - uberVU webinar, How to Make Social Media Data Actionable, 11:00 AM EDT (GMT -4). With Jason Falls.

26 September - Webtrends webinar, Developing a Framework for Social Measurement, 12:00 Noon EDT (GMT -4). With Susan Etlinger.

27 September - Crimson Hexagon webinar, When Is Negative Positive? Going Beyond Sentiment In Social Media Analysis, 1:00 PM EDT (GMT -4).

27 September - uberVU webinar, Be a Social Rockstar: Best Practices for Taking Your Brand to The Top, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Jaunique Sealey.

3–4 October (Boston) - Text Analytics World

3–5 October (Austin, TX) - Spredfast Social Summit

10 October - Sysomos webinar, Benchmarking, 1:00 PM EDT (GMT -4).

17 October - NetBase webinar, Social Media Analytics, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Susan Etlinger.

25 October (London) - Social Media Marketing

30 October (San Francisco) - Sentiment Analysis Symposium

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

14 November - Sysomos webinar, Twitter Stories, 1:00 PM EST (GMT -5).

29 November (Paris) - The Social Customer

12 December - Sysomos webinar, Using Social Media Data to Tell a Story, 1:00 PM EST (GMT -5).

Gnip Offers Complete History of Twitter

Gnip announced Historical PowerTrack for Twitter, a new data service that offers access to every public tweet since the launch of Twitter in 2006.

New Papers, 18 September 2012

Software Updates, 14 September 2012

Recently announced software updates:

  • Argyle Social
    Post photos to Twitter, native retweets, downloadable CSV reports.

  • PeerIndex
    UI, reindexed scoring, highlighted topics, interaction data.

  • Visible
    Sort/drill-down/sort improvements, Klout integration, tag cloud, sentiment pie chart, share-of-voice chart, bulk and composite actions.

Upcoming Events, 14 September 2012

19 September (Dubai) - SocialEyez/MEPRA workshop, Social Media Measurement: Are You Up to the Global Standard, 08:30–12:00 at the Westin Mina Seyahi. With Katie Paine.

19 September - NetBase webinar, Why Web + Social Analytics = Smarter Action, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Marshall Sponder.

19 September - Attensity webinar, What is the State of Social Media Adoption in Business Today, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Esteban Kolsky.

24–28 September (Barcelona, Berlin, Bogotá, Chicago, Glasgow, Hong Kong, Jeddah, London, Los Angeles, São Paulo, Seoul, Shanghai, Torino, Vancouver) - Social Media Week

26 September (Brussels) - Social CRM

26 September - Webtrends webinar, Developing a Framework for Social Measurement, 12:00 Noon EDT (GMT -4). With Susan Etlinger.

27 September - Crimson Hexagon webinar, When Is Negative Positive? Going Beyond Sentiment In Social Media Analysis, 1:00 PM EDT (GMT -4).

3–4 October (Boston) - Text Analytics World

3–5 October (Austin, TX) - Spredfast Social Summit

10 October - Sysomos webinar, Benchmarking, 1:00 PM EDT (GMT -4).

17 October - NetBase webinar, Social Media Analytics, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Susan Etlinger.

25 October (London) - Social Media Marketing

30 October (San Francisco) - Sentiment Analysis Symposium

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

14 November - Sysomos webinar, Twitter Stories, 1:00 PM EST (GMT -5).

29 November (Paris) - The Social Customer

12 December - Sysomos webinar, Using Social Media Data to Tell a Story, 1:00 PM EST (GMT -5).

DataSift launched DataSift Financial, a prepackaged data feed focused on stock and company information for clients in financial services.

New Papers, 11 September 2012

Trackur announced a standalone API to the company's analytics engine. The API returns sentiment and influence related to a specified keyword for any URL.

Adobe Social Goes to Market

AdobeSocialAdobe announced that its social media analytics product, Adobe Social, is now generally available.

Syncapse Launches Analytics Suite

Syncapse announced the launch of its Analytics Suite as a standalone product.

Software Updates, 7 September 2012

Recently announced software updates:

  • AlchemyAPI
    German sentiment analysis.

  • Engage121
    UI update.

  • Netvibes
    UI update.

  • Scup
    Display Foursquare venue names, NOT/OR operators in filters, hide individual user information in sent email.

  • Syncapse
    Syncapse Platform 4.0: geo-targeted Facebook photo posts, engagement workflow improvements.

Upcoming Events, 7 September 2012

12 September - Thismoment webinar, Targeting the Dynamic Customer: Understanding the Next Phase of Enterprise Brand Marketing, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT-4). With Jeremiah Owyang and Vince Broady.

19 September - NetBase webinar, Why Web + Social Analytics = Smarter Action, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Marshall Sponder.

19 September - Attensity webinar, What is the State of Social Media Adoption in Business Today, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Esteban Kolsky.

24–28 September (Barcelona, Berlin, Bogotá, Chicago, Glasgow, Hong Kong, Jeddah, London, Los Angeles, São Paulo, Seoul, Shanghai, Torino, Vancouver) - Social Media Week

26 September (Brussels) - Social CRM

26 September - Webtrends webinar, Developing a Framework for Social Measurement, 12:00 Noon EDT (GMT -4). With Susan Etlinger.

27 September - Crimson Hexagon webinar, When Is Negative Positive? Going Beyond Sentiment In Social Media Analysis, 1:00 PM EDT (GMT -4).

3–4 October (Boston) - Text Analytics World

3–5 October (Austin, TX) - Spredfast Social Summit

10 October - Sysomos webinar, Benchmarking, 1:00 PM EDT (GMT -4).

17 October - NetBase webinar, Social Media Analytics, 2:00 PM EDT (GMT -4). With Susan Etlinger.

25 October (London) - Social Media Marketing

30 October (San Francisco) - Sentiment Analysis Symposium

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

14 November - Sysomos webinar, Twitter Stories, 1:00 PM EST (GMT -5).

29 November (Paris) - The Social Customer

12 December - Sysomos webinar, Using Social Media Data to Tell a Story, 1:00 PM EST (GMT -5).

HootSuite Acquires Seesmic

HootSuite announced that it has acquired Seesmic. The company plans to continue its focus on the business market and will transition Seesmic's business customers to the HootSuite platform. Seesmic's consumer users will be encouraged to find other options.

New Papers, 4 September 2012

Recently released research and white papers:

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