Slashdot is powered by your submissions, so send in your scoop

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Movies

Submission + - Mindless Internet Chatter Predicts Blockbusters and Bombs (sciencemag.org)

sciencehabit writes: Why did The Avengers blow the roof off the box office, while Battleship sank to the bottom of the sea? Blame internet chatter. The number of times a film is mentioned in blog posts and social media strongly reflects how much money it is pulling in at the box office, according to a new model developed by Japanese physicists.

Slashdot Top Deals

Old programmers never die, they just branch to a new address.

Working...