Monthly Archives: December 2010

BBC Sports Personality of the Year results summary

So the winner of the BBC Sports Personality concurred with the overall analysis that we undertook, which was Tony McCoy. As we stated yesterday, Tony McCoy was consistently at the top of the analysis that we did, based on tweets … Continue reading

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BBC Sports Personality of the Year prediction during show

The results of the analysis of tweets made during the TV show tonight can be seen below: Phil Taylor Amy Williams Jessica Ennis Tom Daley Tony McCoy Mark Cavendish David Haye Lee Westwood Graeme McDowell Graeme Swann

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BBC Sports Personality of the Year prediction pre-show

We have analysed the tweets made during today in the run up to the show itself. Our cut-off is 19:00, the time at which the show starts and the phone lines are announced so that the public can begin to … Continue reading

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BBC Sports Personality of the Year prediction 19th December

We have been tracking twitter in order to give an indication as to what the public are thinking with regards to the BBC Sports Personality of the year. Again we are keeping track of every tweet that is being made … Continue reading

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Strictly Come Dancing post result analysis

Our analysis last night during the first part of the Strictly Come Dancing show indicated that although Matt was the favourite individual contestant, that Kara and Artem as a couple were more favoured, and that this could influence the final … Continue reading

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Strictly Come Dancing prediction 18th December post-show

Just as in the show, we have collected tweets up until the 8:30pm cut off, and undertaken analysis on the tweets that were made during the show and immediately before and after. This resulted in approximately 10 thousand tweets being … Continue reading

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Strictly Come Dancing prediction 18th December pre-show

We are going to do a couple of blog posts this evening, to see if the public are changing their mind on who they would like to win in the Strictly Come Dancing final. Yesterday we published the results of … Continue reading

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BBC Sports Personality of the Year prediction 17th December

As with the X Factor and Strictly Come Dancing analysis, we are analysing twitter data to see if we can predict the winner of the BBC’s Sports Personality of the Year. As noted previously, the X Factor show had a … Continue reading

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Strictly Come Dancing prediction 17th December

To continue with our theme of analysing reality TV shows, we thought we’d look at the twitter data for Strictly Come Dancing, which has its final show this weekend. Whereas the X Factor resulted in almost one quarter of a … Continue reading

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X Factor prediction 12th December

So we have finally come to the end of the marathon that is X Factor! Cher left the show last night, despite a concerted twitter effort by her fans to encourage everyone to vote for her. An interesting feature of … Continue reading

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