The results surprised Pear Analytics, which expected something far different. "We thought the news category would have more weight than dead last, since this seems to be contrary to Twitter's new position of being the premier source of news and events," the report, released Wednesday, said.Source: Information Week
Pear Analytics randomly sampled tweets Monday through Friday every 30 minutes for a six-hour period during the day. The company drew its findings from a sample data set of 2,000 tweets.
Twitter mainly used for pointless babble
Posted on Monday, Aug 17 2009 @ 02:02 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck