Tag: Twitter

When Sharks Lead To Tweets

In the 20th century when a shark was sighted, the usual response was a loud shout of "SHAAAARKKKK!!!" Now in the 21st century when a shark is sighted, tweets go out. "...Scientists attach transmitters to hundreds of sharks, including great whites, to monitor their movements near public beaches…" so reports Sky News and Mashable about Surf Life Saving

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Tweeting Tons Together

Way back in the distant past of online social media, we were tweeting from the NBC studios during the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. As we managed the online commentary from the NBC media center, our information flow was powered by a myriad data and a near real-time Internet feed. At least 86,000 people in the United States

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