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Tweeting: the new speed of news

Can you tweet faster than an earthquake travels? Twitter thinks so:

Here’s Twitter traffic mentioning earthquakes in the 12 minutes after the quake:
I wonder how many news outlets had information up on their site within 12 minutes?

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Adam Tinworth   Adam Tinworth

Adam has been a blogger for over 20 years, and a journalist for more than 25. He currently works as a consultant and trainer, helping people do better, more engaged online journalism.


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