Frrole: What’s Happening on Twitter in Your City?

Idea: Looking to see what’s happening on Twitter in your city? Frrole delivers a “social newspaper” of 20 cities.

My take: An interesting and easy way to get a snapshot of the local TwitterSphere.

Utility Grade: 6/10

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A Whois for Twitter Users

One of Twitter’s shortcoming is how little information it provides about users, other than a short bio and a URL. So how do you quickly get more insight about [...] Continue Reading…

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$300 Million of Twitter, Please

Twitter may not have a vibrant business model but it sure has no problem attracting heavyweight investors.

The latest person to step up in a major way is Prince Walid [...] Continue Reading…

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Postpost Streamlines Twitter

A fact of life about Twitter is the more people you follow, the noisier your live stream becomes. As much as the live stream is a parade in which [...] Continue Reading…

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So How is Twitter Making Money?

Curious about how Twitter makes money? Henry Blodget did an interview recently at the Insight conference with Adam Bain, Twitter’s chief revenue officer, which I suppose is the guy [...] Continue Reading…

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Tired of Foursquare Checkins on Twitter?

Product: Proxlet, a Chrome extension

Job: Eliminates the “noise” from your Twitter stream such as people who broadcast their Foursquare check-ins.

Description: “Using Proxlet, you can block noisy apps, filter annoying [...] Continue Reading…

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