Archive | Breaking News RSS feed for this section – “Instant time” hyperlocal news, and broadcast what is happening in each city in real time through a survey of local Twitter feeds and contributions from Twitterers who add tweets to the scrolling news feed using a specific #hashtag system. The Advent of the Breaking News websites We’re just beginning to see the development of “breaking news” […]

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NY Times describes practical uses of Twitter

As my blog readers know, we’re excited about real time commercial uses for Twitter, particularly within hyperlocal communities. The NY Times offers some examples here, but the key takeaway is how effective Twitter is in getting immediate, even viral results. Mr. Stoll, the founder of GoSeeTell Network, an online travel company, realized Twitter could be […]

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