MLB, Amanda Knox and Occupy Wall St.: Trending Now
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  • October is National Bullying Prevention month. What’s Trending is committed to adding to the conversation and offering forums for discussing potential solutions.

    Recent research has revealed that women are more active in social media than men. Women surpassed men on social in 2009, but the gap has continued to grow. What does this mean for the evolving landscape of social networking?

    Amanda Knox‘s conviction for the murder of her roommate in 2007 was overturned yesterday in Italy. Social mentions around her appeal have been trending, but spiked considerably when the verdict was announced.

    The Major League Baseball post season is trending and there have been hundreds of tweets per minute during the games. The highest peak so far came after Robinson Cano’s grand slam during game one of the Yankees/Tigers series. After the homer there were 2,600 tweets in 60 seconds. Thanks to our friends at TwitSprout who compiled this info and analysis for us over the weekend!

    Today is Apple‘s first launch event with Tim Cook at the helm. Most of the buzz online is around the anticipated announcement of an iPhone5.