The Independent on Sunday's chief political commentator John Rentoul enthuses about the "joy" of Twitter. More than a social network, more than breaking news and a great way to learn about Welsh Jelly Mini-Cups regulations.
Twitter phenom Shit My Dad Says is being made into a sitcom, and Gawker has a copy of the pilot script. It's a tired mix of racism, cliches and old man nudity -- but on the upside, it involves William Shatner.
Ashton Kutcher has long been the most followed user on Twitter. But Britney Spears' account is on track to beat Kutcher's to the five million follower mark, despite her tweets being mainly promotional, written by staff and only updated every few days.
Social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter suckered us in and stole our privacy so quickly, we barely noticed it happening, says Mark Pesce. Now we have to fight back to keep the one thing we have left: our unique identity.
Daniel Morel was a professional photographer who uploaded his photos of the Haiti earthquake on to Twitter, where they got distributed and sold by AFP and Getty Images. Morel sent a cease and desist letter. They sued him. Who's right?