A minute is a long time on the internet

Former British prime minister Harold Wilson famously once said, “A week is a long time in politics.” Of course in the age of the internet things move faster still. Research from advertising company N.Rich shows that in the online world an awful lot happens in just one minute. Using data from Statista it finds that in the space of 60 seconds Facebook receives 44 million views via Facebook Live. Meanwhile over on Twitter 575,000 tweets are posted in the same timeframe — that’s around 9,600 every second. Apple’s iMessage service will see 12 million messages sent every minute and 5.7… [Continue Reading]