Twitter, NLP, and the 2022 World Cup

This article is published at 9:55am EST, 5 minutes before the start of the 2022 World Cup Final between Argentina and France. This is the umpteenth installment in my exploration of whether or not Twitter sentiment is good at predicting anything. Last year, I used it on NFL games and Starbucks stock prices. The results?Continue reading “Twitter, NLP, and the 2022 World Cup”

Search Twitter from Your Command Line with Python

Recently I was curious to see Twitter’s sentiment on Black Friday. It turns out, so was much of the internet, as I got hundreds of views on my post within hours. In this post, we’re going to walk through how you can search Twitter from your command line with Python. To follow this tutorial, you’llContinue reading “Search Twitter from Your Command Line with Python”

Black Friday: How Does Twitter Feel?

Today is Black Friday 2021. For those of you who are international, Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving in America. It’s the BIGGEST commercial holiday we have. The rise of Amazon as the online retailer has forced brick and mortar stores to take more extreme measures to attract buyers. In the last few yearsContinue reading “Black Friday: How Does Twitter Feel?”