Fake Tweet Not Funny – Social Media Gets Dangerous

Here in the US, the Dow recently tumbled almost 150 points in a “flash crash” caused by widespread digital panic. What was the cause of this panic? Twitter.

Marty Koenig‘s insight:

It’s also interesting how quickly it recovered, for the same reason it started in the first place. Talk a bout a market palpitation. 

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