Wisdom Of Fans is a crowd-sourced prediction engine which the developers are putting into use to predict the games of the Football World Cup.
Based on all the thousands and millions of tweets, Wisdom Of Fans aims to predict the winners of the football world cup matches taking place in South Africa. You can see the percentage of tweets that favor an outcome. Once the algorithms have been perfected, the app developers plan to apply this to anything and everything such as elections, Pop Idols etc.
- Crowd-sourced prediction engine
- Takes into account the opinions in tweets
- Predicts the outcome of Football World Cup matches
Wisdom Of Fans Says
The Wisdom of Fans aims to instead create hyper-smart global predictions for all the South African World Cup football games, by analysing the twitter tweet predictions of individual sports fans around the world. We’re sure we’ll out predict ‘experts’, on any game in the South Africa World Cup!
- Wisdom Of Fans – The “Expert” is dead. Long live the masses.
- @Wisdom_of_Fans – Using the cumulative power of many fans to predict the outcome of various events, starting with the Fifa World Cup 2010.Our World Cup hashtag is: #wof