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Alec Baldwin takes pictures as he arrives for the screening of 'Mud' presented in competition at the 65th Cannes film festival on May 26, 2012 in Cannes. - 

So there seems to be a trend developing over in the social media world: From Alec Baldwin to John Mayer, more and more big name celebrities are dropping out of the Twitter-verse.

Here to talk with us about what this means in today's Mid-day Extra is Devindra Hardawar, national editor at VentureBeat.

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