As you read this, a new method of court reporting is being pioneered at the Federal Court in Sydney -- by Tweeps.

The lawyers at the bar table, the litigants and even some court officials are following the stream of bite-sized chunks of reportage from ZDNet’s Liam Tung and The Australian’s Andrew Colley.

At times, a post can even provoke an open chuckle in court. The feed, which began last week and continues today, can be seen here.