Olivier Coudert on July 23rd, 2010

What’s the mood in the US? To answer the question, researchers from Northeastern University and Harvard College fed about 300 million tweets to a system based on ANEW […] Continue reading Twitter Maps America’s Mood in Real Time

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Olivier Coudert on July 15th, 2010

It’s official: Tier Logic will cease to be in business on Friday July 16, 2010. The company has been trying to close its second round of funding, but it became clear last week that no short-term funding from a new VC would come, despite some due diligence by two lead investors. Since Tier Logic’s existing […]

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Olivier Coudert on July 7th, 2010

CodeProject When developing in C++, an impeccable API is a must have: it has to be as simple as possible, abstract, generic, and extensible. One important generic concept that STL made C++ developers familiar with is the concept of iterator. An iterator is used to visit the elements of a container without exposing how the […]

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