Twitter handling 800 million search queries a day, 24 billion searches a month

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone, who spoke at the Aspen Ideas Festival said that "Twitter is now supporting 800 million queries a day, or 33% more than it said it was handling back in April.""The company, which is trying to brand itself as an "information network" rather than a social network, is handling 24 billion queries […]

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone, who spoke at the Aspen Ideas Festival said that "Twitter is now supporting 800 million queries a day, or 33% more than it said it was handling back in April."

"The company, which is trying to brand itself as an "information network" rather than a social network, is handling 24 billion queries a month. Back in April at Chirp developers conference, the company reported 600 million queries a day."

Comscore reported that "Bing was supporting 4.1 billion monthly queries worldwide while Yahoo was handling 9.4 billion in December 2009."

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