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Film Industry to Turn to Wikipedia for Predictive Analytics?

Nov 12, 2012 |Might Wikipedia be a better indicator of sentiment than Twitter? In the movie industry, the answer might be yes. That is, as far as projected box office revenue is concerned. According to a paper from the Budapest University of Technology and Economics, data taken from the massive online encyclopedia serves as a greater long-term predictive indicator of box office revenue than the 140-character social media site. Read more…