We Live In A World Where A Single Fake Tweet Can Screw With The Stock Market

We Live In A World Where A Single Fake Tweet Can Screw With The Stock Market

Earlier today, someone hacked the Associated Press’s Twitter feed and decided to use this opportunity to let the world know that there had been explosions at the White House and that President Obama was injured, neither of which were true. Not so long ago, this might have sent MySpace pages ablaze but would have been ignored by Wall Street. Oh, how we dream of those more innocent days. [More]