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Show your emotional side in your content hunt

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Using a simple interface, Mevoked captures reactions to web based content, creates diverse ... More

Editor's review Page 1 of 2

Published 12 Sep 2012

The Internet is a weird evolving object that springs up more than a few surprises. People can be even weirder. If you have read any Malcolm Gladville you will be well aware of the organized chaos that we live in. Take social networks for example. I remember a friend telling me not long after Facebook's inception to "just sign up" and it wasn't that long before its reputation grew and the "Tipping Point" was reached. Now it is getting close to a billion users and everyone from cute Kentucky girls to Sherpas in Tibet seems to have an account. Add to that the phenomena of Twitter and, more recently Instagram and Pinterest and you wonder why some are successful and some not. Mevoked is a new social network that throws its hat into the ring by basing it's content on the emotions of the visitor. It captures web based content and allows the user to discover interesting material that is based on the emotion of the moment.           
Probably without most of us realizing it, emotions play a huge part in how we interact with the web. Whether we are feeling happy or sad, disgusted or amused it is one emotion or the other that will rule the moment and search preferences will be defined by those moods and more. Over the years, new technologies have allowed people to express new ideas on the Internet like never before. But the ways users react to these ideas...