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  • n. Plural form of twitter.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of twitter.


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  • The rather thin twitters provide almost no content, and in that it's being done as if to be from the mouth of Kepler, it sure makes what is a technological triumph look dumb.

    Kepler Is On Its Way - NASA Watch

  • And your twitters are a distraction, can you get shot of them?


  • That said, I do enjoy reading other people's "twitters" ? from time to time.

    Archive 2009-08-01

  • I kept reading your "twitters" and was wondering what the hell happened.

    They Shoot Wet Nurses, Don't They?

  • My take is that it will be very difficult under the current mass/popular technology infrastructure to make the case for VWs to support collaborations as effectively as what can already be done with rich internet applications RIAs and the wide range of synchronous and asynchronous collaboration tools that have been thought of by the CSCW community decades ago and only instantiated as the 'twitters','digg', 'fireeagle', etc... of today.

    A New Virtual World Winter?

  • Venezuela's Chavez the less convincing leader for Paraguayan 'twitters'


  • Sohu. com Inc's microblog (t. was also shut down for more than a day earlier in the week and all Chinese "twitters" now display the notice "in testing mode."

    The Independent - Frontpage RSS Feed

  • Scans will read body 'twitters' to crack terror Mind-reading systems could change air security

    Arab Times Kuwait English Daily

  • Read the text of the full speech notes on his Twitter feed: "One doesn't want to sound snarky, but it is nice not to see Cheney up there." twitters: "Pres just hailed the Recov Act. Sen Spector [sic] was a lonely Republican when he stood to applaud."

    Think Progress

  • It's a very powerful tool for citizen journalism, since people can send updates (or 'twitters') from their mobile phones to the web.

    UK Indymedia Features


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