Six years of Twitter

Josh Peterson Contributor
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Computerworld – A lot can change in six years. Just ask the folks at Twitter.

The microblogging site celebrates its sixth birthday, if you will, this week. The first tweet was sent March 21, 2006. A lot has changed since then.

Twitter now has more than 140 million active users and they’re posting more than 340 million tweets a day, according to the microblogging site. That’s more than 1 billion tweets sent every three days.

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