August 12, 2012 by Volamoot at Mashable!
The social web lit up during the second week of the Olympics. As swimming wrapped up and track and field took center stage — while soccer, basketball, gymnastics and other competitions kept going strong — social media users around the world took to a range of platforms to celebrate, brag and generally emote.
Fresh new data from the social media monitoring platform Salesforce Radian6 puts the conversation in perspective. Radian6’s data takes into account a total of more than 150 million sources including Twitter, Facebook, blogs, YouTube and message boards. What follows is a snapshot of how the socially savvy talked Olympics from last Saturday through this Thursday.
The United States…
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