26th Mar 2007, by Andrew Barr

www.twitter.com is the next Groovy thing

Not a client we are promoting but... A friend of mine over the pond reckons Twitter is the next big thing and I have to say having had a quick scan through it is strangely addictive.

Basically, (I may be wrong so stick with me), it is like an always evolving blog site but you can only have 140 characters to put your message across and people then have these “Twitter” conversations.

I am always accused of Twittering
Twitter to your hearts content

From a bit of digging around various news sites in the USA it seems that Twitter has come out of a tech company called Odeo, a pod-casting technology company, but when engineer Jack Dorsey, 30, came up with Twitter last year as a side project, the company ran with it.

I am going to sign up and see what comes of it… I am a sucker for these things…

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