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The Geography of Happiness According to 10 Million Tweets

The researchers coded each tweet for its happiness content, based on the appearance and frequency of words determined by Mechanical Turk workers to be happy (rainbow, love, beauty, hope, wonderful, wine) or sad (damn, boo, ugly, smoke, hate, lied). While the researchers admit their technique ignores context, they say that for large datasets, simply counting the words and averaging their happiness content produces “reliable” results.

Social media usage is up by an additional 240 million new users in 2012. (via We Are Social)

Social media usage is up by an additional 240 million new users in 2012. (via We Are Social)

A Beautiful Vision Of An American High-Speed Rail Map 
Imagine if the country was linked by a network of 220-mile-per-hour trains.

A Beautiful Vision Of An American High-Speed Rail Map 

Imagine if the country was linked by a network of 220-mile-per-hour trains.

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