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Twitter Reverts Old Block Policy
2013-12-13 12:21:38

Twitter has made changes to its blocking functionality and reverted to the old rules whereby users are unable to follow an account after being blocked.

Text-Only Version Of Twitter Coming To Emerging Countries Next Year
2013-12-08 07:07:37

Twitter has announced a partnership with a Singapore-based start-up to bring its microblogging services to mobile customers with devices that are not capable of accessing the Internet.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.