Social media use jumps but TV remains top in Japanese crisis

[IDG] Millions of Japanese flocked to Internet and social media websites following this month’s earthquake, tsunami and subsequent nuclear crisis, but television retained its place as the primary source of information for most people, according to two surveys released today.The data highlights the growing importance of Internet-based information sources in Japan, but underlines the continued dominance of traditional media and the trust Japan has in its well-funded public broadcaster, NHK.

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