I use Twitter and Facebook in my personal life to keep up with people, but to me, that's all it is really good for - personal use.
Steve,I don't get Twitter either.....if someone could explain it to me or show me a good application I'd like to see it. Jean
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>>> Stephen Barner <[log in to unmask]> 1/12/2009 12:28 PM >>>I haven't figured out the attraction to Twitter, but it's blocked here at SBSD. One interesting tidbit from the Wikipedia entry on Twitter:Twitter collects personally identifiable information about its users and shares it with third parties. Twitter considers that information an asset, and reserves the right to sell it if the company changes hands.Steve BarnerSouth Burlington High School
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Subject: Twitter in schoolsHi list,I'm wondering if other schools are blocking Twitter or using Twitter somehow either for communication, public relations, or for instruction.If you block it, why? Does Twitter pose the same kind of threat and distraction to students as MySpace and Facebook?If you are using it or know a teacher/school that is, could you send along their urls?thanks for you input,Luis
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