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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    08/22/2014 - 1:50 pm | View Link
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    ... in the morning in his neighborhood, a thought might arise and he’ll rush to his mobile phone. Other tweets, though brief, take hours or even...
    08/22/2014 - 12:13 pm | View Link
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  • Saudi Man Gets 450 Lashes and 3 Years Jail after Posting 'Gay Tweets'
    A 24-year-old man in Saudi Arabia has been sentenced to 450 lashes and three years in prison after admitting using his mobile phone to send tweets in the hope of meeting other gay men, Saudi newspapers and websites report. The man posted several messages on Twitter and also posted several "immoral" photographs. Saudi Arabia's religious police - the Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and the ...
    07/24/2014 - 5:26 pm | View Link
  • Apple To Launch New Mobile Payment Solution With iPhone 6
    In the stream of leaks pertaining to the upcoming iPhone 6, we have received tons of information on the hardware and the rest of the specs of the phone and we are quite clear on this that we will...
    07/24/2014 - 4:26 pm | View Link
  • Man says Southwest kicked him off flight for critical tweet
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    07/23/2014 - 6:46 pm | View Link
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  • City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito Tweets HPV Low Grade Dysplasia, ‘#Whew’
    “Just got off phone with my [gynecologist] who gave me results,” Mark-Viverito Tweeted. “Have low grade dysplasia but no cause for concern and no other action needed.” She added “#whew.” Mark-Viverito, 45, took to Twitter Sunday to disclose she ...
    08/22/2014 - 6:59 am | View Link
  • Blake Shelton Tweets Adam Levine’s Phone Number on Live TV
    Blake Shelton knows how to stir up a little trouble, doesn’t he? Twenty minutes into the April 28 episode of The Voice on NBC, Blake apparently tweeted Adam Levine’s private phone number. It all started an hour before the show with a tweet from Blake ...
    04/30/2014 - 6:41 am | View Link
  • Blake Shelton Tweets Adam Levine’s Personal Phone Number … On Purpose!
    This was no oopsie. This was a war tactic. Blake Shelton tweeted out his bromance partner Adam Levine‘s personal cell phone number. On purpose. Ouch! Last night (April 28), the country singer, who is BFFs with the Maroon 5 frontman, thanks to their work ...
    04/29/2014 - 11:03 am | View Link
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    Blake Shelton took to Twitter on Monday night to spice up his rivalry with fellow “Voice” coach, Adam Levine. The country music star decided it would be funny to tweet out Adam Levine’s phone number to his six million followers. According to Today ...
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  • Blake Shelton Tweets Adam Levine's Phone Number
    Ever wanted to call the Sexiest Man Alive? Thanks to Blake Shelton, for a little while Monday night you could. "HEY EVERYONE!!! Here it is: @adamlevine's CELL NUMBER! Think I'm kidding? Try calling it!! B––––!!!" Shelton Tweeted with a sly smile as ...
    04/29/2014 - 6:58 am | View Link
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  • Tweet It! | Windows Phone Apps+Games Store (United States)
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  • How to Tweet From a Cell Phone | eHow
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