February 2013 Archives

February 28, 2013

Software Updates, 1 March 2013

Recently announced software updates: Buzzcapture Buzz Care: customer contact information, contact history. Crimson Hexagon New data sources: Sina Weibo, consumer review sites including Amazon, TripAdvisor, and Epinions. DataSift Tasks tab (new); manage recording and exporting of output data. Dinamize LiveBuzz:...

February 21, 2013

Software Updates, 22 February 2013

Recently announced software updates: blueReport New dashboard options. DataSift New Twitter metadata: langage and filter level. HootSuite Twitter Promoted Products integration. Hottolink New dashboard view. Twingly Historical data increased to 12 months....

February 19, 2013

New Papers, 19 February 2013

Recently released research and white papers: A Brand Manager’s Guide to Content Marketing in Social Media, Infinigraph Social Listening vs. Digital Privacy (PDF), NetBase...

February 14, 2013

Software Updates, 15 February 2013

Recently announced software updates: Brand Embassy Additional filtering options for Top Daily (automated triage), workflow performance alerts, performance improvements. Netvibes Search streams. Recorded Future Complex free-text searches, pop-up event details, timeline overlay in map view. Simply Measured New free report:...

February 14, 2013

DataSift Introduces Customizable Query Tool for Enterprise Integration

DataSift launched Query Builder, an open-source tool for customizing the DataSift query interface and embedding it in enterprise systems for business users. SMA: DataSift press release blog post GitHub...

February 12, 2013

Viralheat Packages Sentiment Engine Into Hardware Appliance for Customer Data Centers

Viralheat has introduced its Sentiment Analysis Appliance, a preconfigured computer server for installation in customers' data centers. The appliance duplicates the function and access methods of Viralheat's existing sentiment analysis API, which has been available as a free service since...

February 12, 2013

New Papers, 12 February 2013

Recently released research and white papers: Arming Agencies for the Pitch, Crimson Hexagon How to Generate Leads with Social Media, Salesforce 2013 Digital Influence Report (PDF), Technorati...

February 11, 2013

BrandChats Enters North American Market

BrandChats announced its launch into the North American market. The Barcelona-based company offers social media monitoring and analysis applications in SaaS and installed software forms. SMA: BrandChats press release blog post blog post...

February 7, 2013

Software Updates, 8 February 2013

Recently announced software updates: Trackur Performance improvements. Unmetric Custom sectors, geographic segmentation. Viralheat Unified stream view of multiple social channels. Visible Impact Summary (quick trend report), PDF report export, Russian language sentiment analysis, user administration & access control, improved YouTube...

February 7, 2013

PeopleBrowsr Gains Facebook Kred with Swaylo Buy

PeopleBrowsr , the developer of the Kred influencer-scoring platform, announced that it has acquired Swaylo, the Facebook analytics specialist that spun off from Facebook's Threadsy acquisition. PeopleBrowsr is already merging the companies' products and plans to retain the Swaylo team....

February 5, 2013

New Papers, 5 February 2013

Recently released research and white papers: Marketing Through Trust: Leveraging Influence in the Customer Purchasing Process, Appinions China's Social Business Development Road Map, CIC CMO Guide to Super Bowl Marketing, Networked Insights Social Business Textbook, Spredfast...

February 5, 2013

Spredfast Closes $18 Million Series C

Spredfast announced that it has received $18 million in an investment round led by new investor OpenView Venture Partners. Existing investors Austin Ventures and InterWest Partners also participated. In its announcement, Spredfast reported 400 percent revenue growth and a doubling...

February 4, 2013

Twitter Acquires Bluefin Labs

According to a report by Business Insider, Twitter has acquired Bluefin Labs , a social media analysis provider that specializes in linking social media data to television programming and advertising. Update (5 Feb): Twitter and Bluefin Labs have announced the...

February 4, 2013

Augure Acquires Adequate Systems

Augure announced that it has acquired Adequate Systems to diversify its customer base and to offer a simpler product for SMB clients. The companies will continue to operate separately, with a consolidation expected next year. SMA's acquisitions scorecard SMA: Augure...


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