ThemaTweets – Visualizing the French Elections Buzz on Cloud Foundry

by February 3, 2012

As the platform matures, we see many cool applications being built on top of Cloud Foundry. This is the first in a series of guest blog posts by application developers explaining what their application does, how it is architected, what they like in Cloud Foundry and what needs to be improved.
Guest blog post by Eric Bottard
ThemaTweets2012 allows you to visualize what people say about the french elections candidates on Twitter, how these candidates relate to key themes of this 2012 event and analyze information under several angles.

The Story
In late 2011, Google France launched a data visualization challenge about the upcoming 2012 presidential elections.