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April 12, 2011

Twitter Local Trends Expands to 70 New Locations

Twitter has extended its Local Trends feature to 70 more cities and countries, including Japan, South Africa, Santiago, Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur.

Now, users in more than 100 international locations can discover what topics are trending in their region. To see what’s being discussed in a given area, click the “change” link underneath the “Trends” subheader and select a location.

. The most mentioned ones get highlighted as a Trending Topic in real time, letting people zero in on hot news in specific locations as it’s bubbling.

Santiago, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, South Africa,India and  Japan and many more.