- Society 2.0: This Week's "Status" Report The Twitterverse this week seemed to focus on, well... Twitter. We bring you our picks for some of the week's best tweets.
From the ban and re-launch of UberTwitter as Uber Social to the popularity and prominence of hashtagging events, the Twitterverse this week seemed to focus on, well… Twitter. We bring you our picks for some of the week’s best tweets.
By Gabbi Baker
With the kind of uproar that Blackberry (and Android) users created after the Twitter shutdown of population application, UberTwitter…
@jaketapper: Dear twitter overlords: I get the business model in killing ubertwitter, but wd have liked a heads-up. Rudeness is not brand-building. Xo
…I certainly don’t want to see how they’ll respond if this actually happens.
Some of our favorite Tweeters to follow were at the launch of Converge U.S., a new non-profit focused on social innovation, leaving our Twitter feeds full of memorable quotes, questions, and lots of #converge.
Finally, last night, Tweeters took to their mobile phones while out on the town to share with us some of the play-by-plays of the many “places to be seen” on a Thursday night.
White House Tribute to Motown
@JamalSimmons: Stevie Wonder walks in the East Room and it goes silent. That’s juice.
Exclusive Washington Life Nigel Barker Book Party
DC Ad Club: Best of DC Series
And just to prove what a large role Twitter now plays in our social scene…
@dcconcierge: Heading to a networking event that’s totally out of my comfort zone. There’s not even a hashtag for it! That’s how unlike me this is.