Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Sunday September 11, 2011

CBS Cuts Ties with Media Outlet for False Death Tweet

The Twitter post about the falsely reported death of Apple past-CEO Steve Jobs has cost What’s Trending its affiliation with CBS News web site. What’s Trending withdrew the post, but had already gained traction on the internet.

So far neither Lazar nor The Disrupt Group have issued any explanation as to why the original post about Jobs was released.