Ed Cotton: Osama and Twitter’s Nervous System

Ed Cotton: Osama and Twitter’s Nervous System
technology

Thoughts on information dispersion and managing the flow of a story in a highly networked world.

Ed Cotton, BSSP
  • 9 may 2011

It’s now common knowledge that Twitter first broke the story of Osama’s death, an event which marked the coming of age of the brand.

What’s especially interesting is the analysis of what happened on Twitter and how the information was dispersed.

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