The Twitter Peek does not deliver a positive Twitter experience, which is especially disappointing because that is its only purpose.
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We love the idea behind these auto-tweeting potholes: cars hit the potholes, a sensor sitting inside the crater sends out a tweet describing the impact and local public works departments get asked for a fix. Clever and functional!
Plenty of people tweet gripes about potholes going unrepaired. Now the potholes themselves are tweeting their frustration.
Khail and Ashley wonder what other civic woes can be solved by self-tweeting objects, investigate a new kind of VR camera and watch an origami robot self-assemble, walk, climb, dig and dissolve. #TDPothole
Update addresses complaint that the feature left little room for commentary with retweet.
The pop scientist/TV star shares LOL musings about the future, zombies and shopping for melons.
At a keynote during CES Asia, Twitter's Shailesh Rao avoids mention of being blocked inside China and focuses on how Chinese brands can use the platform to go global.
By integrating tweets directly into Google results, Twitter is aiming to draw more users to its own service.
Commentary: Fans are upset about "Avengers" director Joss Whedon leaving Twitter. But is constant and immediate interaction with fans a gift or a curse? CNET's Bonnie Burton weighs in.
Technically Incorrect: Australian police decide that their Twitter feed is the place to amuse followers after a house search.