Tag Archives: twitter

Crowdsourcing Caltrain Status to Twitter

There’s no official Caltrain twitter feed, so Ravi Pina created a service for people to post status on trains and the scarce bike cars to a shared account. Now Caltrain’s participating in it instead of starting their own feed. [ via San Mateo County Times ]

#wtf?

And here I thought camping bots were annoying.

Undesigning the Emergency

Rough notes from Benjamin Bratton’s talk on design and terrorism at the 2009 ETech conference. In particular, he discusses the role of Twitter during the recent Mumbai terrorist attack. I wasn’t there to see the talk, but several folks were burbling about it on Twitter.

Second Life Twitter

Twitter in Second Life uses a Rails proxy. [ via Yoz Grahame ]