Tweets of the Week
The stories that set Twitter abuzz this week came from the tech and TV world. AMC’s Breaking Bad announced that it would be extending the length of its final two episodes, Grand Theft Auto V is out and breaking sales records and Apple unveiled the new iPhone and iOS7 software.
Earlier this week, AMC announced that the final two episodes of Breaking Bad would be extended to 75 minutes a piece, instead of the usual 60. The network also surprised fans when it announced that they would be auctioning off props from the set of Breaking Bad. Some items included are two automobiles, a hazmat suit and a pair of Walter White’s underwear.
Grand Theft Auto V was released this week with record-breaking sales. The game has made over $1 billion in the first three days since its release. Fans have been eagerly awaiting GTA V’s release since Rockstar’s release of their 2008 blockbuster Grand Theft Auto IV.
Apple unveiled their new iPhone and iOS7 software this week. While the anticipation wasn’t as high as previous releases, Apple customers have been responding well to the new products. Apple customers can now purchase the new iPhone 5S or the cheaper, iPhone 5C model. All iPhone users were treated to the sleek new iOS7 software. Even if it took 12 hours to install, it was definitely worth the wait.