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

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online 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, Reuters and other media outlets reported late last week. According to CNET’s Nick Statt, the social media website and U2opia will be rolling out a text-only Twitter offering that does not require a data plan. The partnership will be focused on...

2013-12-06 23:04:04

The Arab Spring famously used tweets to coordinate political dissidence. EverSpark Interactive comments that Saudi Arabia's Twitter explosion has roots in everyday life. (PRWEB) December 06, 2013 Twitter continues to dominate Saudi Arabian social media usage, a trend that has tech watchers scratching their heads. But social media expert Denae Olberding of local SEO firm EverSpark Interactive says Twitter's popularity with Saudis can be explained by simple everyday needs. Twitter...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'