Breaking Tweets is an independent news site for world events using Twitter as base. According to the site it seeks to:
- Put a personal touch and human voice on news events around the world
- Help people enhance their worldview or perspective of global events
- Increase dialogue about international news both on this site and on Twitter
The tweets are selected by a group of editors and gives a chronicle of an event by creating an archive of what have been said in Tweeter. The site was launched in 2009 but hasn’t been updated since 2010.