A new Pew Research Center Study announced that 8% of American adults get their news from Twitter. While 30% currently get their news from Facebook. The 8% that get their news from twitter are younger, more educated and more mobile. The study also revelid that twitter users on average are younger than Facebook users. Twitter according to the Pew study is more likely to have breaking news presented. This shows how different the user basis are for the two social media platforms.