Facebook makes strides in breaking news, but still trails Twitter

by John Mcdermott
When tragedy struck Paris on Wednesday — 12 people were shot at satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo — news of the event was immediately shared on Twitter, as per usual. By early morning on the East Coast, Charlie Hebdo was a trending topic in multiple locations around the world. But the news had yet to disseminate at the same rate through Facebook, where news about the shootings ...Read the full article