What's about using some cool new technologies, to see how the US presidential election is going on? Well as a non-american citizen, that is exactly what I've asked myself. Let's see, how we can implement such a system relatively easily in a short time. Last year IBM has acquired AlchemyAPI (www.alchemyapi.com) which includes a bunch of very nice and powerful text analysis functions. In this example I'm using the AlchemyAPI to analyze the sentiment of a couple of Twitter Tweets. As a basic IT infrastructure, I've decided to create a simple C# backend to collect Tweets, to analyze the sentiment and…