Wednesday, January 30, 2013

View Tweets Across the World with Tweetping

Posted By on Wed, Jan 30, 2013 at 11:12 AM

TweetPing shows Twitter users tweets across the world.
  • TweetPing shows tweets from Twitter users across the world.

Social networking service Twitter is lauded not only for being an easy method of communication, but also for the role it played in empowering activists to organize the Arab Spring.

French developer Franck Ernewein launched Tweetping to show just how popular the service is across the planet. Small blips of white light flash on a map of the Earth each time a Tweet is sent, with breakdowns by continent. For best results, watch when the lights flash across the map as a country's users begin their work days.

Check it out at

A map of tweets in the U.S. around 9 a.m. Mountain Time.
  • A map of tweets in the United States around 9 a.m. MST.

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