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May 26
2011

Twitter makes you a better journalist

Posted by Nasreen in twitterfountain , Twitter , tweettag , tweets , tweetmeme , tweetfind , tweetbig , social media platform , real-time , osama bin laden , online media , newsroom , news agenda , hudson plane crash , followers , Bandwidth , al qaeda

Nasreen

The social media platform Twitter never really appealed to me until I learned more about it in class the other day. I always thought it accumulated unnecessary updates every second and the limited number of characters was so restricting. But getting to know more about twitter has made me realise that this media platform is a valuable resource for print and online journalists.

May 04
2011

People turn to social media for news

Posted by Nasreen in YouTube , Twitter , tweets , ten haken , Social networks , social media platform , social media , osama bin laden , Facebook , Barack Obama , al qaeda

Nasreen

The news of Osama Bin Laden's death broke out to millions on Sunday 1st May at 11:45 ET with the help of twitter, facebook  and youtube, where most people found out through the social networking sites than on actual tv and radio.