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:
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    10/30/2014 - 9:42 am | View Link
  • Five coordinators next up to get head coaching jobs - NFL
    ... altogether, he'll be one of the first coaches to hear his phone ring on Black ... MORE TWEETS © 2014 NFL Enterprises LLC. NFL and the NFL ...
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  • Elizabeth May on why she sent then deleted tweets about Jian Ghomeshi
    “I have to say the last week for me has been unusual,” she said by phone from Ottawa. “I don’t want to overplay this because people might think I was pandering, but it’s true. I’ve been shaken up by what happened here Wednesday.” “So I ...
    10/29/2014 - 12:29 pm | View Link
  • MTV Promotes ‘Scream’ With Mysterious Emoji Tweets
    And then they promoted it with emojis. Targeting media outlets and TV people in general, they sent a slew of tweets with scary movie inspired emojis, a phone number, and a hashtag. According to various people on Twitter, that phone number picks up and asks ...
    10/29/2014 - 12:10 pm | View Link
  • UPDATED: Commission denies Verizon tower permit
    Backing a staff recommendation, which supported neighbors’ concerns, the Redding Planning Commission on Tuesday denied Verizon Wireless’ request to erect a cell phone tower on the former Carpet Mart property on Locust Street. Commissioners voted 5-1 to ...
    10/28/2014 - 5:00 pm | View Link
  • Soulja Boy Tweets That He’s Single & Releases Number To The Public
    The rapper took to his Twitter Thursday morning to declare that he’s single and released his phone number to the world, simply saying, “Call me.” This is confusing news considering that it was only earlier this month that Soulja posted a photo of Nia ...
    10/24/2014 - 3:25 am | View Link
  • Beyond tweets: Twitter aims for mobile domination
    At the Flight mobile developer conference in San Francisco this week, Twitter launched a new mobile development platform called Fabric, with which it hopes to infiltrate all the apps on your mobile phone. Fabric is designed to make it easy for developers ...
    10/23/2014 - 6:54 pm | View Link
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  • Welcome to Twitter
    Welcome to Twitter. Connect with your friends — and other fascinating people. Get in-the-moment updates on the things that interest you. And watch events unfold, in ...
    10/29/2014 - 8:39 pm | View Website
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  • Samsung Belgium will donate a pear for every Apple tweet ...
    With only a couple of hours before Apple kicks-off its iPhone 6 and iWatch event, Twitter is - unsurprisingly - flooded with tweets about the Cupertino company… and ...
    10/29/2014 - 2:56 pm | View Website
  • Head of Windows Phone Joe Belfiore tweets from an iPhone ...
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    10/29/2014 - 1:55 am | View Website
  • ‘The Voice': Blake Tweets Out Adam’s Phone Number ...
    Blake Shelton & Adam Levine always duke it out on 'The Voice', but Blake tweeted Adam's REAL phone number on April 28! Click to get Adam's number!
    10/29/2014 - 1:55 am | View Website
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