Twitter Is Coming to Berlin

Twitter is choosing Berlin for their German headquarters, according to Focus Online.

The social media giant has appointed Rowan Barnett, currently social media and community manager at, to lead its operations in Germany.

Twitter has around 140 million active users around the world, but in Germany the service has not been that popular. In February just 4 million German users visited their website. The amount of active users are even lower, last year only 550 000 twitter accounts tweeted in the German language, according to Focus.