Blogging on the decline (gotta put this on my FaceBook)

Oof! Less readers, uninspired writers. What is to become of all those blogs? As my son replied to one of my text messages to him, TL/DNR  (“too long, did not read”), but I will comment on it anyway. From the NY Times article … Blogs went largely unchallenged until Facebook reshaped consumer behavior with its all-purpose hub for posting everything social. Twitter, which allows messages … Continue reading Blogging on the decline (gotta put this on my FaceBook)

Super Bowl on Twitter: 4,064 tweets per second!

Its like watching the game with 162.9 million of your friends. Twitter graphs its usage over the course of the 2011 Super Bowl. The big event had its own Twitter record, too. If you tweeted at 10:07:16pm EST, you helped set a new Twitter record: during the final moments of the game, fans sent 4,064 Tweets per second (TPS) – the highest TPS for any … Continue reading Super Bowl on Twitter: 4,064 tweets per second!