TechCrunch Europe has reported on the man who unwittingly live-tweeted the raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan which led to his death. Twitter user @ReallyVirtual had a close-up view of the entire US operation and only realized 9 hours later what he had witnessed.
It is a bizarre and bittersweet day and will be difficult to think of anything Apple related today. We live in an amazing time where there is no longer a news cycle and citizens have become journalists of circumstance thanks to iPhones, Twitter and Facebook.
Read Mike Butcher’s full report below.
[via TechCrunch Europe]