Once again, Twitter beats every news source to the punch. But this time, the pieces were in place to suspect something was upâ€”even before it was news.
Twitter continues to be 20 minutes ahead of breaking news. And although the news it provides isnâ€™t always trustworthyâ€¦the sheer volume of information (and in this caseâ€”the uniqueness of the information) is astounding for something that didnâ€™t exist six years ago.
People in Pakistan were Tweeting about the attackÂ as it happened.