Attention Analytics, RSS pattern recognition

The software has “attention analytics” which prioritize feeds for individuals based on previous patterns. Business managers are interested in usage patterns as well, Niesen said.Corporate customers eager to experiment with Web 2.0 technologies are using Attensa’s software to analyze RSS-generated information, which could be anything from news feeds to updates on internal wikis, he said.

For example, reports analyzing tags and forwarded information could indicate that a handful of people are experts in a specific topic and serve as conduits of information to others.

Read this article from C|Net and contribute to the “Attention Analytics” entry at the Whats New Media Wiki.

Previously from WNM:
Goldhaber’s “Attention Economy”;
Can RSS improve productivity at work?;
The money in aggregating content


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