Bluefin's Deb Roy Sees Twitter As The Shared Semiotic Bridge For All Live Experiences

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http://techcrunch.com – Today at Wired’s 2013 event in London, Twitter’s Deb Roy (co-founder of TV social impact analytics firm Bluefin Labs, acquired by Twitter earlier this year), the MIT researcher discussed how his company took the academic subject of semiotics and made it something “central” to the future of Twitter’s business. On essentially the eve (generally speaking) of Twitter’s IPO, Roy’s discussion provides some interesting clues about what’s next for the social network, and what it considers most important to its business. Roy’s research focus prior t (IT news)