Tweets Vs. Phone Calls

Not so long ago, a man on an airplane was served a sandwich he didn't like. He used Twitter — the real-time personal news feed, if you didn't know — to alert the world to his displeasure. An airline employee on the ground saw the tweet, relayed the message to a flight attendant who minutes later asked the man what could be done to assuage his disappointment.

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ASK NEWS:
  • Snapchat’s Ambitious Plan to Become More Powerful Than TV - Slate Magazine
    A Snap Is a Postcard - Atlantic Monthly
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    A User's Guide To Meerkat (The App) - Maxim Online
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  • Merry VR, Samsung 6, and other telecom news - Toronto Star Online
    Valve and HTC Reveal "Vive" SteamVR Headset - Slashdot
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YAHOO NEWS:
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    Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL ) CEO Tim Cook on Monday morning tweeted a link to "breathtaking" photos taken with the company's iPhone 6. Apple Check it out! Celebrating the amazing, breathtaking ...
    03/2/2015 - 12:43 pm | View Link
  • Councillor apologises for ‘bullying’ tweets
    A COUNCILLOR has apologised for “bullying” a former colleague in a series of tweets about her publicly-funded chauffeur journeys almost a year ago.
    03/1/2015 - 9:01 pm | View Link
  • Indiana jails and prisons using phone sniffing dogs to fight contraband
    There are two cell phone detection K-9's in Indiana.
    03/1/2015 - 10:42 am | View Link
  • Detective Joe Murray, author of tweets that matter
    Detective Joe Murray was home on the couch when he saw the tweet. It was from Sarah Baicker. She covers the Flyers for CSNPhilly.com. She and Joe are Twitter friends. They both really like coffee and the movie Dirty Dancing.
    03/1/2015 - 3:05 am | View Link
  • Teen allegedly convinces boyfriend to commit suicide, tweets about missing him
    A Massachusetts teenager was facing a charge of involuntary manslaughter after allegedly encouraging her boyfriend to kill himself. Conrad Roy, 18, died of carbon monoxide poisoning while sitting in his truck behind a K-Mart last summer in Fairhaven, according to Boston TV station WBZ-TV. Roy’s cell phone was found next to his body, and showed he […]
    02/28/2015 - 10:42 am | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • All out war on Yogendra Yadav: Kejriwal tweets his 'pain' even as his camp releases sting tape
    She had then spoken to other AAP leaders before writing her piece. She writes of the Kumar phone call: "He said that the AAP was not considering rebutting my report, because that would amount to washing its dirty linen in public. Before ringing off ...
    03/2/2015 - 5:10 pm | View Link
  • Tim Cook Tweets Link To 'Breathtaking' Photos Taken With iPhone 6 (But Is It The Best Camera Among Smartphones?)
    The gallery features pictures taken around the world, using several iPhone apps, including the phone's stock camera app, VSCO Cam® and famed Instagram. Is the iPhone 6's camera the best among top smartphones? The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6+ have 8 MP cameras ...
    03/2/2015 - 5:53 am | View Link
  • Detective Joe Murray, author of tweets that matter
    It goes a long way. At Friday's City Hall event, Murray read his speech from his phone - of course, he did - thanking the department for letting him do his thing and the people in the community who nominated him. He had won policing awards, he said ...
    02/28/2015 - 7:15 pm | View Link
  • Teen allegedly convinces boyfriend to commit suicide, tweets about missing him
    Roy’s cell phone was found next to his body, and showed he had been text messaging with his girlfriend, Michelle Carter, right up until his death, the station reported. Investigators told the station that at one point, Roy started to back out of the ...
    02/28/2015 - 2:40 am | View Link
  • Teen Allegedly Coaxed Depressed Boyfriend Into Killing Himself; Tweets About Missing Him
    Roy’s cell phone was found next to his body and showed he had been text messaging with his girlfriend Michelle Carter right up until his death, the station reported. Investigators told the station that at one point Roy started to back out of the suicide ...
    02/27/2015 - 3:06 pm | View Link
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  • Rihanna (@rihanna) | Twitter
    9,640 tweets • 1,366 photos/videos • 41.5M followers. "Get ready for a View of the Future... 1st ever iMAG digital cover!! @AnOtherMagazine at @coletteparis & ...
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  • Twitter Help Center
    Twitter is without a doubt the best way to share and discover what is happening right now.
    03/2/2015 - 7:11 am | View Website
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    Multiple timelines. Keep track of several topics, accounts and Tweets at once.
    03/2/2015 - 5:59 am | View Website
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    03/2/2015 - 2:32 am | View Website
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