Posts Tagged ‘results’
A new Canadian law has been put in place to allow citizens to discuss election results on Twitter or blogs before all the polls close across the country.
Twitter is a powerful tool for information curation and following the latest breaking stories – but it can get a bit noisy in there if you don’t know how to filter.
Here are a few tips and tricks to reduce the noise on your Twitter feed, so you can focus on the tweets that you care about most.
Last night’s Canadian election results were supposed to remain hush-hush until all of the polls had closed, according to a dated law in Canada’s Elections Act – but that didn’t stop hundreds of Twitter users from tweeting the results ahead of the poll closures, potentially risking a $2,500 fine each.