December 24, 2012

BookRx: Receives recommendations on books according to Twitter profile

By admin

Today it is not difficult to guess many of our tastes if analyzes our interaction in any social network and that is what makes the people of Knight Lab on a project that analyzes our Twitter profile and agreement to our interaction in this network of information generates a list of recommendations for books to read.


They do this through a web application called BookRx, which is very simple to use. We just put our Twitter username (including sign), click Go and almost immediately gives us a list of books to read, books both online and in print.

The list is sorted into categories and each shows the words, hashtags and mentions more important than BookRX analyzed to assemble the list.