According to the report, 24% of all online adults now use a status update service such as Twitter, up from 6% in 2008. Of those status update users, 10% use a service such as Foursquare or Gowalla that allows them to share their location with friends and to find others who are nearby. This is more than double the average: across the sample, 4% of all U.S. online adults using such a service on any given day. Continue reading
As of December 2009, MySpace users generate 46 million status updates and uploads per day. Source: MediaPost.