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The @response function is the shittest Twitter feature

Stop it. Stop it, stop it, stop it. STOP using @reply unless it’s in a fully formed sentence. Stop sending me utter, utter bollocks. Twitter is not for conversations. That’s what INSTANT MESSENGER is for. It’s NOT for you to publicly reply to every bollocks chatty message your fingers feel like typing. I don’t CARE […]

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Opinion

13 months on Twitter – A MIR Reader’s response to my request for help

Last week I posted a note about Twitter (“My Arse With Twitter“). In the piece, I set out quite a few examples of why I thought the service wasn’t entirely useful to me. There are total gems — now and again — amongst the rubbish conversations. What to do? How do other people use Twitter? […]

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Mobile Email – A response

We just got this in from Lars, Vice President of Marketing over at Momail. — Hi, The thought’s in todays article is very, very right! The hurdles described are some of the ones we at Momail and quite successfully are trying to solve. Momail’s focus is consumer email and we focus on: Ease of use […]

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Services

US DMA: Texting gets best response

This news, reported by Jack Loechner at MediaPost, might well get the attention of the mainstream advertising and marketing communities. According to the Direct Marketing Association, 24 percent of mobile phone users surveyed online have responded to mobile marketing. The DMA quantitative mobile marketing research found that 70 percent of consumers who have responded to […]

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ZygoTweet’s response to Twitter: In today’s newsletter

If you’re name’s not down, you’re not coming in. Or, getting the newsletter. Every Tuesday we send out some exclusive content along with our highlights of last week. You can get on the list here: If you do, you’ll be reading all about ZygoTweet’s response to Twitter…