It’s official: Germany vs Brazil in World Cup 2014 semi-final is the most tweeted thread for single sports game in Twitter history so far. With over 35.6 million tweets sent worldwide, the devastating downfall of home court Brazil by Germany is the main topic in Twitter of the day or maybe in the coming weeks. Sami Khedira’s score that brought 5-0 for Germany posted 580, 166 tweets, setting a new record for tweet-per-minute. The record-breaking loss also started new memes and hashtags like #timcahilling. Other social media networks like Tumblr and Facebook also shared the same topic. The game ended at 7-1 in favor of Germany. Read the entire story.
Source: The Australian