Cross-language Social Media Analysis
By Jason Hines on August 2, 2012
A very cool article by our friends over at Basis Tech discusses the need for in-language analysis, particularly in the social media space. Recorded Future leverages Basis language tools behind the scenes for in-language analytics in real time, and machine translation tools on the front-end (after the text extraction is completed) to assist analysts. Basis has pulled together some compelling facts which we’ve pasted below. Further down the page you can play with these results firsthand.
Check out their article for the full story:
Social Media Is Not Just in English (and probably never was)
|Country||Number of Users|
|1. United States||146,805,000|
|3. United Kingdom||28,935,380|