Crimson Hexagon

  • Banana Republic, CNNMoney And CNBC Among Top Twitter Accounts During TWTR IPO

    Banana Republic, CNNMoney And CNBC Among Top Twitter Accounts During TWTR IPO

    Data from social media analytics companies Crimson Hexagon and Topsy give insight into the chatter during Twitter’s IPO using data gleaned from (what else?) tweets. Most of the accounts that produced the top tweets are expected (like Twitter’s official account and major news outlets such as CNN), but there were a few surprises. Read More

  • How We Hate NBC's Olympics Coverage: A Statistical Breakdown

    How We Hate NBC's Olympics Coverage: A Statistical Breakdown

    The coverage of the Winter Olympics on NBC has been painful to watch. In addition to the tape delays which ruined the outcomes for anyone paying attention to any other news, sports or social media outlet other than NBC, there are a lot of other complaints. In between the hard-hitting reports of polar bears in the Canadian North and life among the lumberjacks, NBC did manage to squeeze in… Read More