Twitter Beats The Press, Announcing Whitney Houston’s Death 27 Minutes Earlier [Headlines]

Twitter Beats The Press, Announcing Whitney Houston’s Death 27 Minutes Earlier [Headlines]
technology

Microblogging platform user first to announce the recent passing of popular singer.

Sam McNerney
  • 13 february 2012

Twenty-seven minutes before mainstream media broke the news of Whitney Houston’s death on Saturday night, the story was on Twitter, reported by a man who tweeted the news out to his 14 followers. Mashable

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