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New VT shooting reveals changes

It’s just now happening, but a few interesting notes:

– breaking news alerts–near immediate widespread news distributions from major outlets like NYTimes and LATimes

– news website–NYTimes reported on breaking news they got the immediate info from VT website. What a change from previous incident when no info was there. Now first info is there and news outlets using that.

-Twitter gone wild. Here’s the word cloud for Twitter as of a few minutes ago (10:50am PT)