Bangkok tweets mapped around midnight New Year's ever, showing a clear pattern of people collecting in to groups to celebrate the new year. There is a major central point but also a number of other collection points you can see around the city.
Saturday, 31 December 2011
These map shows the geo-located mobile phone tweets in Hong Kong around New Years 2012, they show a large crowd forming on the Kowloon side looking across Victoria Harbour towards Hong Kong Island where a large light show and fireworks would be presented.
Posted by Bob Hooker at 16:35
Tuesday, 13 December 2011
Bahrain activists have called for a peaceful roadside occupation of Budaya Highway. This map of tweeting locations can show that a large number of people have tweeted from the side of this highway in the last few hours. The map also shows that the major of tweets in this area of Bahrain are coming from near the highway.
Clearly the protest is significant.
Follow the protest on twitter on this hashtag:
Posted by Bob Hooker at 12:03
Monday, 12 December 2011
December 12th was Occupy Ports day, with the Occupy movement trying to close a number of key ports in the nation, the maps below so the presence of people tweeting from key ports.
Posted by Bob Hooker at 17:01
The above map shows the location of heavy tweeting in Long Beach port, with the map below showing the features.
We are following the tweet #12D
Posted by Bob Hooker at 15:40