Why Engineers Don't Like Twitter

Because most engineers are smart ;-)
/."A recent EE Times survey of engineers found that 85% don't use Twitter.
More than half indicated that the statement 'I don't really care what you had for breakfast' best sums up their feelings about it.
... authors analyzed the content of tweets during a recent World Cup game, finding 76% of them to be useless.
 "Out of 1,000 tweets with the #worldcup hashtag during the game, only 16 percent were legitimate news and 7.6 percent were deemed 'legitimate conversation' — which leaves 6 percent spam, 24 percent self-promotion, about 17 percent re-tweets,
and a whopping 29 percent of useless observation (like this ;-).
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