Twitter Thinks Steve Jobs Is Dead (He’s Not)

Twitter Thinks Steve Jobs Is Dead (He’s Not)

Right now the internet’s quaking with speculation (most of it poorly informed) about Steve Jobs’s possible death — all sparked by a single tweet. But rumours from news desks and people dumping AAPL stock are making us wonder: is this it? Update: Thankfully, the rumours are false. Here’s what happened…

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While it subsequently removed the tweet, you can still see the original text because so many people retweeted it.

Update 2: What’s Trending just updated to say its tweet was “unconfirmed”.

Update 3: Shira Lazar just posted an apology.