Facebook Competes With Twitter to Become the Online Conversation Platform

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Yesterday the Facebook and CNN partnership broke online records with over 1.5 million status updates posted through the CNN site and over 21.3 million video streams according to the New York Times. It was an impressive showing and it provided a taste of what is to come in the future of interactive television.

One site that didn’t receive as much buzz as normal was Twitter which saw a 500 percent increase in the rate of “tweets” per second according to according

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