It Would Take 10 Years to Read Full Day of Tweets

... and you'd need more time for Facebook status updates
By Nick McMaster,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 1, 2011 4:33 PM CST
The Twitter homepage appears on a screen in Washington on September 3, 2010.   (Getty Images)

(Newser) – Just how much information is out there in the Twittersphere? With 50 million tweets per day, or roughly 1 billion words, it would take a single person 10 years to read just one day's worth, figures Death and Taxes. Going nonstop for 24 hours, a person would probably get through about 13,000 tweets. Impressive, but it's nothing compared to Facebook status updates, notes the Huffington Post. Click for more on that.

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