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Twitter Premium?

Monday, May 14, 2007 by Dave Winer.

A picture named fan.jpgJason Calacanis is known for stimulating interesting discussion. Today is no different.  Permalink to this paragraph

He says he'd pay $100 a year for a Twitter that was always fast, almost always up, and had some additional features. Permalink to this paragraph

I sent Jason a private email which I'll now repeat here. Permalink to this paragraph

Just FYI, because of their API, you don't really need Ev and Biz to do that for you. A bunch of us could pool resources and set up a server of our own, and peer with Twitter's. If Twitter is down it would just queue up the messages, in the meantime, anyone who was on the premium system would see the messages immediately.  Permalink to this paragraph

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