A Data-driven Look at the Real-time Web Ecosystem

Hilary Mason (bitly)
Location: Keynote Room - 3rd Level
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(3.43, 54 ratings)

A vibrant ecosystem has grown up around streaming content. What does this content look like? Do people consume it differently? How does it spread? How is it being exploited? We’ve taken a deep look at the mechanisms of content sharing through the facets of social streams and the ways that content and behavior are evolving in this new environment.

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Hilary Mason


Hilary Mason is the Chief Scientist at bit.ly, where she finds sense in vast data sets. Her work involves both pure research and development of product-focused features.

She’s also a co-founder of HackNY, a non-profit organization that connects talented student hackers from around the world with startups in NYC.

Hilary recently started the data science blog Dataists and is a member of hacker collective NYC Resistor.

She has discovered two new species, loves to bake cookies, and asks way too many questions.

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Teresa Fernandez
05/06/2010 4:35pm PDT

Good presentation. Very clear. Valuable insight information.

Scott Lum
05/06/2010 1:55pm PDT

Love the potential of using bit.ly as a data platform. PLeeeze build APIs which we can leverage to mine your data.

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