Building the Twitter Archive

A journalist met with staff at the Library of Congress to discuss how they are building the Twitter archive. Some core issues being addressed focus on metadata and mapping the many shortened URL links contained in the tweets. For anyone looking into the archiving of tweets, check out the article:

http://radar.oreilly.com/2011/06/library-of-congress-twitter-archive.html

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