The Twitter Data Blog

Showing the world the unlimited potential of Twitter Data.

Results from Data for: 2016

Expecting the Unexpected

In their latest whitepaper, “Social Media Pulse”, @jrmontag and @drskippy use pattern recognition to categorize and model unexpected events — and show how just a bit of data can help predict outcomes.


Developer Policies to Protect People’s Voices on Twitter

API and Gnip

Twitter shows what’s happening in the world at lightning speed, and our Gnip enterprise data products and the Twitter Public APIs make Tweets available in real-time to developers worldwide.


Age Data is Now Available from the Gnip Audience API

The Audience API from Gnip helps you instantly understand the audience behind any topic, any conversation, any influencer, or any event on Twitter.


Tweeting from the Bloomberg Terminal

Twitter is where the world’s most influential people connect with each other and with the wider social media community in a way that’s never been possible before. Politicians, sports stars, actors, musicians, and many others are vibrant participants in a huge range of discussions. In fact, 82% of world leaders are on Twitter. But until recently, it has been challenging for financial market participants to join in the conversation.


Goodbye Gnip 1.0, Hello Gnip 2.0

This August we announced the general availability of our new Gnip 2.0 APIs and laid out the plan to sunset all Gnip 1.0 endpoints on December 1, 2016.

We’re happy to report that many Gnip customer are now using the 2.0 endpoints, and enjoying the enhancements that come with them.


Harnessing the power of historical Twitter data

Want to understand consumer reaction to the launch of the iPhone 6 when it came out 2 years ago? Looking to understand the evolution of public opinion in Brazil about the Olympics since Rio won the bid back in 2009? Need to analyze the last 3 years of marketing campaigns around Black Friday? The full archive of public Twitter data has 10 years of conversations around almost any topic you can imagine. By analyzing this incredibly rich data set, businesses can uncover key insights to make better decisions.


New Klout Data Available in Gnip 2.0

This week we announced the general availability of all Gnip 2.0 products. As part of that announcement we introduced the Klout 2.0 Enrichment - a new, enhanced version of our Klout Enrichment.


Gnip 2.0 is here

In December, we announced that we were building Gnip 2.0 — enhanced versions of our core Gnip APIs built with rich new data available in Twitter systems. Today we are excited to announce that 2.0 versions of our full suite of real-time and historical Gnip products are now generally available and ready for all customers to start using.


Twitter Data and the Financial Markets: Sentiment Analysis, Volatility & Other Indicators

Financial analysts, traders and market professionals globally are increasingly using Twitter to stay abreast of the market and make critical decisions. This is the second in a series of blog posts in which we aim to cover some of the ways that Twitter data is being used by a variety of financial market participants. In the first post we discussed fundamental and consumer analysis.


Gnip's Audience API is now Generally Available

Gnip’s new Audience API is now GA and incorporates a number of customer-requested updates that ease the creation of custom audiences while maintaining a high degree of protection for individual user privacy.