Twitter — The “Worthless Swamp”

As usual, Peter Woit makes a eminently correct observation:

From what I can tell, [a paper entitled The Anatomy of a Scientific Gossip,] just provides evidence that Twitter is a worthless swamp full of people who have no idea what they are doing “re-tweeting” stale information to each other.

Source: Peter Woit, The Anatomy of a Scientific Gossip, Not Even Wrong (Jan. 23, 2013); see also M. De Domenico, et al., The Anatomy of a Scientific Gossip, arXiv:1301.2952 [physics.soc-ph] (Jan. 14, 2013).

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