Why do we give Twitter our most valuable thoughts?
For the last couple of months, I’ve been really enjoying using micro.blog, a Kickstarted Twitter-like microblogging service. It has made some interesting design choices – like not disclosing how
![Me on app.net](https://i1.wp.com/www.onemanandhisblog.com/content/images/2012/09/adders-appdotnet.jpg?resize=668%2C358)In news not entirely unrelated to my [last post](http://www.onemanandhisblog.com/archives/2012/09/twitter_has_chosen_a_fickle_monetization.html), you
My job pretty much comes down to looking at all the new, shiny stuff on the internet, and figuring out how we can use it to garner traffic (or, more often, the right traffic), and then use that to make some money. In my
Opening keynote is by Suraj Kika of Jadu. He’s compared the massive growth of Twitter (1600% in 2009) with the wholesale shift of people’s attention away from mass media to personalised media.It’s been a very example-based presentation so far. He
Today’s unfortunate events in mumbai have raised some interesting questions about the relationship between Twitter and journalism. A few places worth visiting:- Dave asks [if Twittering can be journalism](http://www.scripting.com/stories/2008/11/27/isTwitterJournalism.html)? - Ciarán thinks
[![Plurk Timeline](https://i1.wp.com/www.onemanandhisblog.com/content/images/2008/06/Plurk-Timeline-thumb-480x158.png?resize=480%2C158)](http://www.onemanandhisblog.com/grabs/2008/Plurk%20Timeline.html)(click for larger version)This way of accessing Plurk makes it a different experience for me than
Another of those great Common Craft videos, as spotted by Robin. Sure beats the one-pager on “Explaining Twitter” I was about to write. (You can follow me on Twitter, if you’re so inclined)