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Monday, December 02, 2013

Apple Buys Topsy for Location Analytics of Social Media

The Guardian reports that Apple has purchased Topsy, a firm that analyzes social media and specially Twitter.

Apple has bought the social media analysis company Topsy, in a deal reportedly worth $200m ... Led by Oxford graduate Duncan Greatwood, Topsy provides access to the "firehose" of every tweet generated on Twitter, and also indexes social networks including Facebook and Google+.

-The Guardian

by Joe Francica on 12/02 at 05:52 PM | Comments | Bookmark and Share

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