Watson analytics for social media captures real time data.
Watson analytics for social media captures social media data in real-time from a global level. Also by drilling down to a geographical area. Additionally, this give the ability to react to news or opportunities as they arise.
Judge Hellen Wasilwa
For example after Kenyan Judge Hellen Wasilwa ordered jailing of KMPPDU officials social media posts exploded. Within hours the posts were more than 16k mentions. Clearly visible is the uptick from 0 mentions on the 12th to 16k mentions on 13th.