Twitter Will Fund MIT Research Lab To Study Public Communication & Social Organization

by Martin Beck
Backed by a $10 million, five-year funding commitment from Twitter, the MIT Media Lab has announced the creation of the Laboratory for Social Machines to study public communication and social organization. Twitter will also give the lab access to the full stream of real-time public tweets and the archive of every public tweet ever sent , via Gnip, the company’s in house data provider.Read the full article