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U.S. Mood Measured Through Twitter

In diary, opinion on 25. July 2010 at 08:31

follow me on twitter!

A group of researchers have published a simple word analysis of 300 million tweets (you know, those short, 140 character-maximum status updates from individuals) from Twitter and discovered something amazing — people are happier on the weekends, and before and after work. Yes, that’s right — people are happier when they are not working!

That's me!

It took three researchers from Northeastern University and two from Harvard Medical School to arrive at these stunning conclusions.



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