Evolution of a Search The Use of Dynamic Twitter Searches During Superstorm Sandy
Harris Smith, S., Bennett, K.J., and Livinski, A.A. (2014). Evolution of a Search: The Use of Dynamic Twitter Searches During Superstorm Sandy. PLOS Currents Disasters.
The authors explain how the use of a Twitter list combined with Boolean searches helped the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response increased situational awareness and improved the HHS response to Hurricane Sandy.