UK Election 7 June

UK Election Predictions via Social Media

Diagram showing more Tory memes in the top right, the memetic “sweet spot” of relevance and influence, There is a far higher intersection between “Theresa” and “May” than between Hillary and Clinton, which reduces her memetic impact. It’s the day before the UK general election, and our system is showing that on Twitter at any[…]

UK Elections 1st June

Monitoring the British General Election

We have turned our system onto monitoring the British General Election (see diagram above), with some trepidation, for 3 reasons: Our system uses Social Media to predict elections, and in the UK in 2010 and 2015 Social Media was massively biassed towards the Liberals and Labour respectively, so the question for us is how biassed[…]