September 2012 Archives

September 28, 2012

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. SMA's acquisitions scorecard SMA: Hottolink press release Gala press release...

September 27, 2012

Software Updates, 28 September 2012

Recently announced software updates: SalesforceRadian6 Mobile: multiple stack view. Also, updated Excel Add-In. Simply MeasuredRedesigned reports. TexifterDiscoverText: heat maps for intercoder agreement. uberVUuberVU 2.0....

September 25, 2012

New Papers, 25 September 2012

Recently released research and white papers: La società dei dati, Vincenzo Cosenza (Blogmeter) Showrooming and Consumer Migration, Crimson Hexagon Walmart on Facebook (PDF), Data Driven Social Media for Financial Services Institutions, Salesforce Social@Scale, Sprinklr...

September 24, 2012

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. SMA: Dataminr press release Recent Investments in Social Media Analysis...

September 24, 2012

Chatterbox Launches Conversation Platform

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

September 20, 2012

Software Updates, 21 September 2012

Recently announced software updates: AlertiInstagram coverage, ignore specified Twitter accounts. EngagorMoreover sources, chart builder. Simplify360UI: menus and notifications, manage multiple LinkedIn groups, user-defined tagging. SyncapseSyncapse Platform 4.1: content categorization, Bud.URL support, unpublish option. TelligentMajor update: Telligent Community 7.0 and Telligent...

September 19, 2012

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. SMA: Gnip press release blog post case study (PDF)...

September 18, 2012

New Papers, 18 September 2012

Recently released research and white papers: More Americans Using Mobile Apps in Emergencies, American Red Cross The Influencer Continuum™: From Influencer to Super Advocate™ (PDF), Appinions The State of Social Marketing Report, Awareness How to Spend the Minimal Effective Amount...

September 13, 2012

Software Updates, 14 September 2012

Recently announced software updates: Argyle SocialPost photos to Twitter, native retweets, downloadable CSV reports. PeerIndexUI, reindexed scoring, highlighted topics, interaction data. VisibleSort/drill-down/sort improvements, Klout integration, tag cloud, sentiment pie chart, share-of-voice chart, bulk and composite actions....

September 11, 2012

DataSift Packages Social Data for Financial Services

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

September 10, 2012

Trackur Rolls Out Sentiment & Influence API

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. SMA: Trackur blog post...

September 6, 2012

Adobe Social Goes to Market

Adobe announced that its social media analytics product, Adobe Social, is now generally available. SMA: Adobe Systems blog post blog post video...

September 6, 2012

Syncapse Launches Analytics Suite

Syncapse announced the launch of its Analytics Suite as a standalone product. SMA: Syncapse press release blog post...

September 6, 2012

Software Updates, 7 September 2012

Recently announced software updates: AlchemyAPIGerman sentiment analysis. Engage121UI update. NetvibesUI update. ScupDisplay Foursquare venue names, NOT/OR operators in filters, hide individual user information in sent email. SyncapseSyncapse Platform 4.0: geo-targeted Facebook photo posts, engagement workflow improvements....

September 6, 2012

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. SMA's acquisitions...

September 4, 2012

New Papers, 4 September 2012

Recently released research and white papers: All-Star Social Media Crisis Response for Brands, Radian6 Personal Computing Devices In India, Webfluenz...


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