You can now find the latest DataSift platform status updates and platform statistics on our Status Dashboard. Check this section any time to get current status information, or subscribe to our RSS feed to be notified of interruptions to each individual service.  

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Did you miss our Second Webinar, “Getting Started”? Here you can watch the complete session! Don’t forget that our next Training Module, “Operators”, is scheduled on the next Friday 8 of July. Want to attend? Get registered right here! Want the Slides of this Webinar? Just click here  

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The third Training Module of DataSift, “Operators”, is scheduled on the next Friday 8 of July. In this new interactive webinar we will cover the following topics: DataSift Training Module 03: “Operators” 1. Introduction to Operators 2. General Operators 2.1  contains 2.2  substr 2.3  contains_any 2.4  contains_near 2.5  exists 2.6  in 3. Comparative Operators 3.1  Less Than and Greater Than 3.2  Equals (==) 3.3  Not Equals (!=) 4. Regular Expressions 4.1  regex_partial 4.2  regex_exact 5….

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At present we are switching over our systems to our automated licensing engine. For a short period users who do not have an approved license will be banned if they try to access Twitter data. Please contact support@mediasift.com and we will un-ban you if you experience this problem. In order to ensure that you do not get banned again please add the following CDSL code to your Streams, so that you do not access Twitter…

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As you know DataSift is scheduling a series of training programs through webinars. Here you can watch the first one we did, “Basic Concepts”, introducing a general overview of the Platform. Our second webinar, “Getting Started” is scheduled on the next Friday, 24th June 2011. The invitations are limited, so hurry up and reserve your seat today right here! http://vimeo.com/25027740 Want the Slides of this Webinar? Just click here  

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Today Twitter announced that it will be soon releasing a new integrated photo sharing service. Because this service is part of Twitter it means a new set of meta-data will become available for filtering in DataSift. Twitter have already documented the new entities and we will be adding these to our targets as soon as they become available in the Twitter Firehose. We will be looking at what filtering potential these new entities give our…

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