We’re proud to announce that the desktop app we recently built for Tweetminster was featured in Computer Arts Projects mag issue 125:
Tweetminsters Adobe Air-based Wire service incorporates topical news stories, courtesy of The Guardian’s Open Platform API. Now when comparing terms, you can click on any date on the graph to pull relevant articles from The Guardian about that term, published on that day.
Computer Arts Projects Editor
The main challenge with Tweetminster is definitely managing such large amounts of information in real time – both in terms of finding a balance from a systems architecture perspective, and in terms of figuring out what’s relevant as the volume of the conversation grows. In both cases, it’s about constantly trialling and experimenting”.