Fast polling using C, memached, nginx and libevent - amix blog
Plus a nice comment from Zed.ReverseHttp
Tunnel HTTP over HTTP, in a structured, controllable, securable way. Let programs claim part of URL space, and serve HTTP, all by using an ordinary HTTP client library.
An interesting alternative to polling http services.
Interesting web hooks stuff. Yet another PubSub solution: http://reversehttp.net/
singpolyma: Interesting web hooks stuff. Yet another PubSub solution: http://reversehttp.net/HOW TO: Conduct Live Polls via Twitter and SMS
From Mashable.com - Poll Everywhere is a tool to live poll an audience using text messages and tweets, direct to your PowerPoint slide. The live text walls and charts update instantly.
This is an interesting article about a new technology from Poll Everywhere that allows users to conduct live polls via embeddable widget, text message, mobile web, and most recently through Twitter. This is a great way for brands to conduct research, as more and more people are now using social media to voice their opinions
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A new Gallup Poll, conducted May 7-10, finds 51% of Americans calling themselves "pro-life" on the issue of abortion and 42% "pro-choice." This is the first time a majority of U.S. adults have identified themselves as pro-life since Gallup began asking this question in 1995.-The new results, obtained from Gallup's annual Values and Beliefs survey, represent a significant shift from a year ago, when 50% were pro-choice and 44% pro-life. Prior to now, the highest percentage identifying as pro-life was 46%, in both August 2001 and May 2002.- The source of the shift in abortion views is clear in the Gallup Values and Beliefs survey. The percentage of Rep (incl inde who lean Rep) calling themselves "pro-life" rose by 10 points over the past year, from 60% to 70%, while there has been essno change in the views of Dem and Dem leaners.- Similarly, by ideology, all of the increase in pro-life sentiment is seen among self-identified conservatives and moderates;Flisti - Create free online polls without signing-up
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