These are my links for May 20th from 19:50 to 22:03:
- PicFog Displays the Strength of Real-Time Image Search – More real time social search prototypes, this one for images shared on twitter. Fun to play with.
- bits done properly – 7 TwitPic alternatives – A list of alternative photo sharing sites suitable for use with Twitter.
- Twitter Data – A simple, open proposal for embedding data in Twitter messages – Home – "Twitter Data is a simple, open, semi-structured data representation format for embedding machine-readable, yet human-friendly, data in Twitter messages. This data can then be transmitted, received, and interpreted in real time to enable powerful new kinds of applications to be built on the Twitter platform."
- Announcing TweetMotif for summarizing twitter topics with a dash of NLP – Brendan O’Connor’s Blog – TweetMotif is an experiment in using natural language processing to identify trending topics.
- OneRiot Announces API & Real-Time Search Partnerships – "Real-time social search outfit OneRiot today announced their API and partnership program for adding real-time search capabilities to browser add-ons, desktop applications, social websites and other services" Screenshots from initial app TwitterBar (browser extension)
- Mozilla Labs » Blog Archive » Introducing Jetpack, Call for Participation – API for Firefox extension development