|In Twitter's 15 years of existence, the platform has become the predominant communication channel for political and |
government leaders, businesses, brands celebrities and news media. (Photo: AFP/File/EMMANUEL DUNAND)
EAST LANSING, Michigan: What do a cybersecurity researcher building a system to generate alerts for detecting security threats and vulnerabilities, a wildfire watcher who tracks the spread of forest fires, and public health professionals trying to predict enrolment in health insurance exchanges have in common?
They all rely on analysing data from Twitter.