2009 seems to be the year of celebrity deaths: MJ, Keith Floyd, DJ AM, Patrick Swayze etc, but I guess the effect of their deaths had been multiplied with the onset of Twitter’s insane popularity. Nothing is sacred anymore. Death has become a popularity contest!
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So, here’s the deal, you’ve got some friends on Twitter and you want to have a get together, but there’s no good organized way to handle this fragile affair. However, don’t fret! TweetMeUp is there to help! I asked Albert, creator of TweetMeUp some questions. Here is the complete interview with Compl33t. (See what I did there?)
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So the other day I was being all ‘vain’ and searched Twindie.net on Twitter. You know, just to see if there’s any chattage (yeah I just made that up!) going on about the site. I stumbled onto something strange.
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Are you ready? No, I can’t hear you? ARRRRRRRRRe you ready? Schweet. Now brace yourself for the bravest most monumental Internet task ever undertaken by a man. The man is called Wogan. Twindie.net got an exclusive interview and asked very serious questions about the best site around: FlickMyFaceYouTwit.com
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For all the Twitter geeks out there, you will most probably know of the Twitpocalypse. It trended like crazy for the past few days. It details the failure of Twitter applications due to a reach of an integer. It is similiar to the Y2K bug, and phenomenon. People were going crazy over nothing really. Yes, it was a concern for the developers and indeed some apps were affected, but c’mon the whole hype was just ridiculous. Continue reading “The Twitpocalypse and Other End Times” »
Rumours ran rampant on Twitter yesterday of a supposed acquisition of Twitter by Apple. It was a strange and unexpected: Apple primarily a hardware manufacturer buying a website.
It got me thinking what would the implications be if Apple does indeed pay Twitter the $750mil. Would Apple change something that hinders the use, or only improve it? If any changes are made, I’d expect some PC-lovers to loathe it. Continue reading “If Apple buys Twitter” »
Twitter is awesome, especially when your favourite funny people are also on it!
These are just some of my favourites that are on Twitter:
@eddieizzard – Our favourite transvestite! He even tweets while on stage.
@alandavies1 – Some know him from Jonathan Creek, but I know him as a hilarious permanent panellist from QI. Which brings us to our next witty genius.
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