Language communities – another use for Twitter

This visualisation by Eric Fischer is wonderful in its simplicity and a quick zoom around the (very big) original-sized version reveals some amazing information about the languages being spoken in different places around the world. Of course Europe is very interesting with the clear borders and the unusually high density of tweets in the Netherlands - … Continue reading Language communities – another use for Twitter

“Sipping from the fire hose” – sampling Twitter streams

A quick link for today showing a visualisation of Twitter showing a more practical explanation of a nation’s (presumably referring to the UK in the picture below) mood. I think it is interesting and beautiful.