06 Oct '11, 9pm

Tributes overwhelm Twitter

LONDON - Twitter struggled to keep up with the volume of comments yesterday, as users deluged the micro-blogging site to mourn Steve Jobs' death. Thousands of celebrities and members of the public paid tribute using a medium that was made popular on the iPhones and iPads that the Apple co-founder created. Shortly after the news of his death, "RIP Steve Jobs" was the top trending topic in New York and San Francisco. Multiple users reported seeing the so-called "Fail Whale", an image of a sperm whale which is displayed when Twitter has more messages than it can handle. Though this happens in major news events, the number of 140-character eulogies to Jobs appeared to dwarf many of those incidents. "You know that somebody important has died when you keep getting the #FailWhale," wrote Mr Mike Shaw who goes by the name @zax2000 on Twitter. "It's the new measure of somebody's in...

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