Brief explaination of Twitter usage. Presented to Web 3.0 Summit at the Vanderbilt Medical Center.
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1. 2 Tweet or Not 2 Tweet? What the heck is Twitter?
2. TwitterA service for friends, family, and coworkers to communicate andstay connected through theexchange of quick, frequent answers to one simple question: What are you doing? 3. Twitter puts you in control and becomes a modern antidote to information overload.Set quiet times soStay hyperconnectedyoure not interrupted.to your friends andalways know whattheyre doing. Stop following them any time. 4. A Miniature Blog Micro-blogging is defined as a quick update usually containing a very limited number of characters: 5. Mapping Zimbabwes Election Breaches www.Twitter.com/whiteafrican 6. quot;Swine fluquot; and quot;Mexicoquot; have been the most talked-about topics on the service.3,829 messages tagged with #swineflu0 messages tagged with #vanderbilt 7. Twitter Terms Reference link to another Twitter user: @pluskTags a tweet by topic: #swineflu @# RT Re-Tweet another post:RT @BarackObama Direct, private message:DD @vmcnews 8. YammerLike Twitter,cept different. Only allowsusers with sameemail to share. Allows users toset up groups. 9. Come follow us!http://www.twitter.com/ VanderbiltU The UniversityVCBH Center for Better HealthVMCnews official press releasesCanConnect cancer communityontheirway Childrens Hospital at Vanderbilt catchitearly testicular cancer prevention