Twitter surpasses 10 billion updates
The total number of updates on social media giant Twitter has surpassed 10 billion. The statistic was revealed yesterday, although the landmark tweet could not be disclosed as it was posted from a protected account.
Given the site's current growth, it is predicted Twitter will surpass 50 billion tweets sometime in 2010.
Reporting in techradar.com, Marc Chacksfield said the statistic was impressive.
"This is something of a landmark for the micro-blogging site and one which shows just how popular Twitter has become