TwitterMonitor

Michael Mathioudakis, Nick Koudas
2010 Proceedings of the 2010 international conference on Management of data - SIGMOD '10  
We present TwitterMonitor, a system that performs trend detection over the Twitter stream. The system identifies emerging topics (i.e. 'trends') on Twitter in real time and provides meaningful analytics that synthesize an accurate description of each topic. Users interact with the system by ordering the identified trends using different criteria and submitting their own description for each trend. We discuss the motivation for trend detection over social media streams and the challenges that
more » ... challenges that lie therein. We then describe our approach to trend detection, as well as the architecture of TwitterMonitor. Finally, we lay out our demonstration scenario.
doi:10.1145/1807167.1807306 dblp:conf/sigmod/MathioudakisK10 fatcat:iogkw4ezmbbsnc44a5fgdmkwn4