Category: twitter

Twitter banner ads in JP UI in IE only

Now Twitter comes with the banner ads in the upper right corner when you use IE from Japan IP address (presumably). This is a great experiment for twitter how the banner ads work. However, I personally don’t like it makes

Posted in ie, Japan, japanize, twitter, ui

msft and yhoo deal summarized in fewer than 140 characters.

I like the succinct summary of the Microsoft and Yahoo deal in fewer than 140 characters, by Ev of twitter.

Posted in google, microsoft, twitter, yahoo

The art of messaging

Sending email to your friend is to force the recipient to read the message. It works as long as there’s a trust friendship between sender and receiver, though I’d admit that not all such messages are comfortable in my experiences.

Posted in messaging, mixi, SNS, tumblr, twitter

A blog is a home

to be sure, blog is personal as advocated by many such as dave winer. so i used to think Blog=Person. The notion of “home” and “away” applies here. On the other hand, the emerging messaging tools such as Twitter and

Posted in blog, dave winer, fred wilson, linkedin, media, platform, SNS, social media, tumblr, twitter

Find folks via gmail being disabled, tentatively or what?

I have found “find folks via gmail” feature in twitter, linkedin, facebook, and plaxo quite powerful and, as Fred Wilson described, inherent in social networking.  To me, the situation is, in a way, the gmail database being utilized (exploited?)by other platforms especially facebook,

Posted in facebook, fred wilson, gmail, google, linkedin, social media, social networking, twitter

twitter where the creativity expresses itself..

Jeff Clavier says “twitter is where his creativity expresses itself.“

Posted in twitter

twitter penetrates 1% of the Internet users in Japan

according to some research, it says twitter has got 1% penetration and 12% awareness among the Internet users in Japan (article in Ja). Awesome, isn’t it? Without spending any advertising money ( I assume). But that article describes it quite

Posted in twitter, wom

mobile twitter on smart phone x01ht softbank japan by htc via fon

m.twitter.com more for on the go, smart phone, this is my x01ht softbank mobile made by htc, being connected via FON AP at home.

Posted in フォン, ソフトバンク, docomo, FON, htc, Japan, mobile, on the go, on+the+go, smart+phone, softbank, twitter, wifi, X01HT

The long tail of thoughts

In the past, there was no tool or device to record them at such a trivial level.  But, Twitter is.  Maybe it  represents the long tail of thoughts and possibly enables the aggregation over time and even (if not necessary)

Posted in twitter

The definition of “new” (now) is being changed by twitter

With increased update cycle, blog posts once changed the definition of “new”(or “now”) that we had used to with the traditional media, broadcast or print. I think now is the time to re-define “new” (or “now”) again with twitter, which

Posted in blog, google, media, mybloglog, platform, publish, technorati, twitter, twittersearch