I have been twittering for about 4-months now. It’s fun at times, interesting at other times, overall it’s addicting. For those of you who don’t know what twitter is can watch a video explanation and overview of the simplicity of what twitter is here (video).
Here is an excerpt from a recent blog entry by twitter designers and founders @dom and @jack on how twitter was born.
“Rebooting” or reinventing the company started with a daylong brainstorming session where we broke up into teams to talk about our best ideas. I was lucky enough to be in @Jack’s group, where he first described a service that uses SMS to tell small groups what you are doing. We happened to be on top of the slide on the north end of South Park. It was sunny and brisk. We were eating Mexican food. His idea made us stop eating and start talking.
Complete blog article here: 140 Characters