Aug 30th |

Product Update: Export Charts as Images

This week we have released another new feature into Brandwatch: Export Charts as Images.

Until this release it was only possible to export the data from charts, in either Excel or comma separated format; images of the charts themselves were not available for export. (more…)

Aug 19th |

UK and US Police Begin Monitoring Social Media

Last week, the NY Daily News reported that the NYPD have started to “mine” social media for information about “troublesome house parties, gang showdowns and other potential mayhem”.

The Sunday Times newspaper also revealed later that week in the UK that Hampshire Police had been using Social Mention, a popular free social media monitoring tool, to hunt down people who appeared to be using (more…)

Aug 4th |

Sentiment Analysis: Machines Are Like Us

Mashable recently wrote a piece about “vertical-specific” social media monitoring, and whether it could be the market’s next big thing.

A company called Cruvee who specialise in monitoring the wine industry were featured, and there have been a few other blog posts about them lately too.