This is an interactive visualization to support exploring the Twitter messages sent out during
the 81st Academy Awards. Simple help:
- Words are shown centered over the location where they were used. Larger words are more frequent.
- Related adjectives are shown in dark red underneath the word of interest.
- The time slider will start in play mode. Press the pause or play button to stop and start it or grab the handle and drag it.
- Select a different category of words to display with the selector control near the bottom left
There is a little more discussion about this in a weblog post on Neoformix.
This application depends on Java and may take a little while to start up.