Friday, August 24, 2007

Twitter and other "Micro Bloggering" applications

Is it just me or has anyone realized that things like twitter are nothing more than an updated version of the good old ".plan" file?

I used to be really involved in distributed.net . You could always use finger to check the .plan files of some of the tech guys there and find out what is going here.

Here is a link to what that looks like.

Sure, not as cool. But, it's basically the same thing. Just another example of taking a relatively old idea and making it cool again.

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