ThoughtStorms Wiki

Ubiquitious river-of-short-message service

Co-founded by JackDorsey and EvanWilliams

It's a new smaller scale of OnGranularity (PlentyOfRoomAtTheBottom / BangTheRocksTogether)

BruceSterling wonders whether Twitter really has a business model :

2022 : ElonMuskBuyingTwitterShare

Has triggered some LeavingTwitter, and now, November, seems to be some real momentum towards Mastodon


Back in the days of innocence people thought it had no spam or trolls :

Not sure worth worrying about this now, because clearly it does.

Interesting that there's a lot of ideographic experimentation going on there : eg. @name when you want to address people, #tags about subjects

See also :