Digital Contact make sense of tweets, posts, shares and likes on social media every day
28 May 2015
There's an ocean of information out there, which big data company Digital Contact is using to make a host of city traders and investment firms a lot richer. The tech business, which employs 12 people at its offices in Strood, has designed software which alerts brokers when different stock is being talked about across the internet.
Tories on top with social media mentions during Question Time special
01 May 2015
The Conservatives topped social media on Thursday night as more mentions were recorded for the party than any other during the Question Time special. The first analysis of the social media reaction to the Question Time episode with the leaders of the three main parties was conducted by Digital Contact to provide a snapshot of the social sentiment.
Interview: What can data tell us about public sentiment during political discussions?
23 April 2015
Gareth Mann, CEO of Digital Contact, discusses how the political parties have fared from a social sentiment perspective
GE2015 debates: Cameron wins by a whisker
02 April 2015
An analysis by Digital Contact shows the volume of social media mentions made about party and leaders during the General Election debate. David Cameron emerged as the narrow victor in last night's historic seven-way leaders' debate after winning the crucial battle with Ed Miliband over who is best placed to fix Britain's economy.