[LINK] Tweeting @reply

Jan Whitaker jwhit at melbpc.org.au
Fri May 15 08:34:12 EST 2009


At 01:22 AM 15/05/2009, stephen at melbpc.org.au wrote:
>Here's how the new system works: imagine you're following Ashton Kutcher
>on Twitter, but you're not following his wife Demi Moore. If Ashton types
>in Demi's username to send her a message or a reply via Twitter you will
>see it; however, if Ashton hits the reply button to respond to Demi you
>won't see his message to her.
>
>Under the old system--which you had to opt into under the settings menu--
>you would see every tweet coming from Ashton directed at Demi (excluding
>direct messages which are private).

Sounds quite a bit like cyberstalking to me. Or Peeping Toms. [no 
offence to those named Tom]

Jan



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