European Twitter Languages

In: Culture Innovative Internet/tech Maps

2 Nov 2011

Eric Fischer analyzed twitter meta data for location and language and ended up with a pretty good approximation of the normal geopolitical borders. He chose grey for English, since they speak that everywhere – it would be interesting to see a map of just English. There’s also a world version. (via FlowingData)

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Mike

November 4th, 2011 at 9:17 pm

You can see the east-west divide of the iron curtain still visible. the east just does not have the internet infrastructure.

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