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TwitterCrowds: Techniques for Exploring Topic and Sentiment in Microblogging Data

@article{Archambault2013TwitterCrowdsTF,
  title={TwitterCrowds: Techniques for Exploring Topic and Sentiment in Microblogging Data},
  author={Daniel W. Archambault and Derek Greene and P{\'a}draig Cunningham},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2013},
  volume={abs/1306.3839}
}
Analysts and social scientists in the humanities and industry require techniques to help visualize large quantities of microblogging data. Methods for the automated analysis of large scale social media data (on the order of tens of millions of tweets) are widely available, but few visualization techniques exist to support interactive exploration of the results. In this paper, we present extended descriptions of ThemeCrowds and SentireCrowds, two tag-based visualization techniques for this data… 

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