news: “…we came across the word ‘twitter’, and it was just perfect. The definition was ‘a short burst of inconsequential information” … #againsttwits

Such a Trip = Voyage (Un si Long )

[ Reminder: Our Blogs are ‘bloc-notes’, ‘brouillons’ = compilations… there is very little we write ourselves …]

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http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/12/27/justin-sacco-online-vigilantism_n_4505452.html

After covering l’affaire Justine Sacco (it seems more like “Une Tempête dans un Verre d’Eau”)–we are going to try and focus on the System which caused the incident, really: Twitter, Yahoo and Google …

Les élites débordées par le numériquehttp://www.lemonde.fr/technologies/article/2013/12/26/les-elites-debordees-par-le-numerique_4340397_651865.html … via @lemondefr

—————- Twitter on wiki

” Work on the project started on March 21, 2006, when Dorsey published the first Twitter message at 9:50 PM Pacific Standard Time (PST): “just setting up my twttr”.[1] Dorsey has explained the origin of the “Twitter” title:

“…we came across the word ‘twitter’, and it was just perfect. The definition was ‘a short burst of inconsequential information …,’ and ‘chirps from birds’. And that’s exactly what the product was.” says Dorsey; “

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twitter

maybe they could think about…

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