Description: Sixteen hours before Whitney Houston was pronounced dead on Feb. 11, a startup in Hamburg noticed a surge in Web traffic about the American singer after she had been seen drunk and arguing in a Hollywood club. The data analysis company, Content Fleet GmbH, knew Houston would dominate headlines the next day
Date: Dec 16, 2012
Questions for Discussions:
- How does this technology assist reporters and their newspapers?
- What is the down-side of everyone in the business following the same trending stories?
- Do you think this technology will help the newspaper business?