Tuesday, April 28, 2009
Does Twitter Create Fear?
Although Twitter is great for communicating information quickly, on the flip side it can also communicate misinformation quickly. In these situations it is probably better to listen to the experts and not all the tweets flying around about the swine flu (or any other national situation). It seems to me this would only create more panic about it. As the article talks about, the bad news is always going to spread faster than the good news.
Swine Flu creates controversy on Twitter