Microsoft Research unveiled number of research projects at company’s annual TechFest started this week. One of them was, Viral Search. Viral Search allows you to navigate and explore real time content around the world using data from various services.
What does it mean for online content to “go viral”? An analysis of almost a billion information cascades on Twitter news, videos, and photos has produced the first quantitative notion of whether something has indeed gone viral, thereby enabling further research into topic experts, trending topics, and viral-incident metrics.
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