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Originally from SABC Digital News - Wed, 03 Aug 2016 [Evernote Mirror] With the ever-increasing modus in which social media tools are empowering all sectors of society, the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in partnership with the national broadcaster …

New tool scrutinises SA political twittersphere [From SABC News] Read More »

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Another election year, and time to dust off some old analysis. You can see the 2014 ones here. Election season is back and so are analytics! Can you spot the #ConCourt ruling? #MySAVote #2016MunicipalElections pic.twitter.com/6QhtdaQ5t5 — Dr Vukosi Marivate (@vukosi) …

2016 South Africa Municipal Elections Read More »

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An edited (much better) version appeared on iAfrikan [Evernote Mirror] We live in an interconnected world. As humans we connect with others all the time. We have strong networks, family, friends and that clique at work. We also have weak …

#BBMzansi Redux: Analysis of a reality TV show network Read More »

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Just a quickie. A twitter scraper and looking at a number of keywords. Tweets collected using the hashtag #BBMzansi and #BB2tv. Each of the teams in the visualisation had their own keywords. Example the team of Blue and K2 had …

Tracking #BBMzansi 2015 - TV Analytics Read More »

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This is a continuation into an analysis dive into South African election related Twitter data. Previously I created DataHack1 and  DataHack2. Location(s), Location(s), Location(s) A common criticism when analyzing social media data in South Africa is how it is not representative of …

#DataHack3: Where are the Tweeting classes from? Read More »

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