TITLE

The Truth About Twitter

AUTHOR(S)
Markovitz, Adam
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Entertainment Weekly;
SOURCE TYPE
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the online networking service Twitter and its use by celebrities. Twitter allows its users to live-blog 140-character messages about themselves that can be shared with other users. The article discusses its use by figures such as singer Britney Spears, actor Rainn Wilson, and U.S. President Barack Obama. Information is also provided on its popularity, publicity on television, and fake accounts. INSET: How do celeb Twitterers stack up?.
ACCESSION #
36868291

 

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