Sep 30, 2011

Twitter Confirms Late-Day Slump : Discovery News
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Twitter analysis reveals the late-day energy low is nearly universal. It’s not just you: That late-day slump is nearly universal, at least in the world of social network users. Sociologists at Cornell University studied updates from millions of Twitter users, analyzing tweets on an hourly and daily basis. After breakfast, moods from Dubuque to Dubai start going downhill. “We found a very similar pattern in India, Africa, Europe, the UK, Canada, North America, Australia, New Zealand. The patterns are very, very similar even though all those cultures are different,” said Michael Macy, a sociology professor at Cornell who, along with sociology graduate student Scott Golder, co-authored an article about the study in the latest issue of Science.
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