Senate scandal dominates online political chatter
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Senate scandal dominates online political chatter

The Senate scandal continues its growth as the most dominant topic within online Canadian political chatter.

Senate scandal online chatter continues to grow
By October 24, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Senate scandal online chatter continues to grow

Yesterday I reported that online chatter surrounding the Senate expenses and residency scandal had reached a new peak on Tuesday. That was true, then.

Senate scandal hits new online peak
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Senate scandal hits new online peak

The last time the Senate scandal saw this much online activity was May 16. And, early indications are online activity will be high again, today.

Alberta: Nenshi and Iveson lead with two days to go
By October 19, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Alberta: Nenshi and Iveson lead with two days to go

Twitter prediction theory in the Alberta elections: Nenshi by a country mile in Calgary and Iveson breaks away to increase his lead in Edmonton.

IdleNoMore’s Oct7Proclaim made a quick splash
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IdleNoMore’s Oct7Proclaim made a quick splash

IdleNoMore has reinvented itself. Still, it has a lot of work to do to regain the level of public interest the movement enjoyed last winter.

Alberta: Nenshi lapping the competition, Diotte chasing Iveson
By October 11, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Alberta: Nenshi lapping the competition, Diotte chasing Iveson

A Twitter prediction theory suggests Nenshi will run away with Calgary and Diotte is closing the gap on leader Iveson.

Nenshi and Iveson still lead even as they shed some share of mentions
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Nenshi and Iveson still lead even as they shed some share of mentions

Two weeks in to the Calgary and Edmonton mayoral races, my Twitter experiment suggests Naheed Nenshi and Don Iveson are holding their leads despite losing some share of mentions.

Twitter prediction theory suggests Nenshi in Calgary, Iveson in Edmonton
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Twitter prediction theory suggests Nenshi in Calgary, Iveson in Edmonton

I’m now expanding the test of Twitter as a predictor of election outcomes to include the mayoral races in Edmonton and Calgary.

Summary of IdleNoMore traffic for Mar 31-Apr 6
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Summary of IdleNoMore traffic for Mar 31-Apr 6

Despite a surge following a meeting between Elder Robinson and Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt, IdleNoMore online activity fell 26% since last week’s analysis.

Summary of IdleNoMore traffic for Mar 17-23
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Summary of IdleNoMore traffic for Mar 17-23

The Idle No More movement posted its first increase in online activity and contributors since the beginning of January.

Canadian Budget issues being discussed online (part 1)
By March 21, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Canadian Budget issues being discussed online (part 1)

A first look at how the online chatter about federal budget issues are stacking up against each other.

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Summary of IdleNoMore traffic for Mar 10-16
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Summary of IdleNoMore traffic for Mar 10-16

The potential exists that Idle No More will deliver critics the gift of pointing out the movement failed to carry any of its goals across the finish line.