Social Media and Real Time News


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President Barack Obama delivered his first State of the Union address on Wednesday to a joint session of Congress. This speech was televised live nationally.

Social Networking sites like Twitter were abuzz with tweets about President’s speech. See this video for an excellent analysis of tweets about State of the Union address. It underscores the importance of Social Media in reporting news in real-time with Geo-location.

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Harish Kotadia, Ph.D.
Dr. Harish Kotadia has more than twelve years' work experience as a hands-on CRM Program and Project Manager implementing CRM and Analytics solutions for Fortune 500 clients in the US. He also has about five years' work experience as a Research Executive in Marketing Research and Consulting industry working for leading MR organizations. Dr. Harish currently lives in Dallas, Texas, USA and works as a Practice Leader, Data Analytics and Big Data at a US based Global Consulting Company. Views and opinion expressed in this blog are his own.


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