Wolfram Alpha's Personal Analytics on Facebook

Posted Thursday, August 30, 2012 in Social Media by Scott Jordan

Creepy? It was when Oracle announced it...Here's the story from Dieter Bohn at the Verge:

Wolfram Alpha launches Facebook personal analytics reports
Wolfram Alpha is continuing to expand into the data analytics space with a feature that will likely be more popular amongst regular users than its professional data analysis service: personal analytics reports based on Facebook.To try it, simply go to Wolfram Alpha's website, type in "Facebook report," and enable the Wolfram Alpha Facebook app.... You might think of it as a data-lover's version of Facebook's own Timeline, broken down into as many as 60 different reports. It is a stunning reminder of just how much Facebook knows about you and your network. Here's an example of what one of the reports looks like:

Analytic View of Stephen Wolfram's Facebook Network

1 comment


  • Patty_author
    Patricia Seybold on September 1, 2012 at 9:19 a.m.
    Wow! This IS really spooky, Scott. I'm afraid to look at mine! Thanks for the link! Patty
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