Twitter gave you 280 characters, and your tweets got shorter – CNET

You’d have thought having 280 characters to tweet would free up our inner Hemingway. Turns out, old habits die hard and we’re still posting short tweets, according to data Twitter released Tuesday. The company’s latest analysis showed the length of …
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