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Announcing LexisNexis - Monitor Reputation, Threats & Opportunities Through Global News Coverage

At DataSift we are chiefly known for our social data coverage, but increasingly you will see us broadening our net. LexisNexis provides news content from more than 20,000 media outlets worldwide, including content from newspapers, consumer magazines, trade journals, key blogs and TV transcripts. As…

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Introducing Machine Learned Classifiers To Inspire Your Next Solution

The launch of DataSift VEDO introduced new features to allow you to add structure to social data. Alongside we introduced the DataSift library to help you build solutions faster and learn quicker. Today we continue this theme by adding further items to the library. These include examples of machine…

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Build Better Social Solutions Faster with the DataSift Library

The launch of DataSift VEDO introduced new features to allow you to add structure to social data. Alongside VEDO we also introduced the DataSift library - a great new resource to inspire you and make your life easier. Benefit from our experience and build better solutions faster. What? Why? Where?…

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Announcing DataSift VEDO - Giving Structure To Social Data

Today we announced the arrival of DataSift VEDO. In this post I’ll outline what this means to you as a developer or analyst. DataSift VEDO gives you a robust solution to add structure to social data, solving one of the common challenges when working with unstructured ‘big data’. VEDO lets you defin…

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Deprecating Historics "volume_info" Output Field

On December 2nd, 2013, we plan to remove the "volume_info" field from the DataSift Historics API call response. Please ensure that your application does not expect to receive this field from Historics API calls by this date. If you are using one of the official DataSift API client…

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