Al Jazeera Shows Tweeting Power

Al Jazeera Shows Tweeting Power

Fresh off the attention garnered by social media in the midst of the Middle East’s revolutions/rallies/uprisings, Al Jazeera English just launched a handy

This dashboard breaks down the number of tweets about each country (currently only Bahrain, Egypt, Libya and Yemen) and shows the data on a corresponding graph. Below is a info-graphic using the Tweets’ keywords and a live Twitterstream mentioning each of the countries.

Libya is by far the subject of most discussion on the Twittersphere, follows the continued violence and speculation whether the country’s embaddled leader Muammar Gaddafi will leave the country.

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