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Smart and not so smart uses of Twitter

More and more companies are using Twitter as an infrastructure to built new services on, most focussed on marketing related issues.

The latest one I stumbled upon is The Symbian Foundation’s Screen Saver that seems to pull in mentions of the word “symbian” from twitter and displays them on users screens.

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I can think of soooo many ways how this could backfire – I guess being a security consultant just makes me think in weird ways sometimes ;)

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