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Twitter's SUL as a list

Wednesday, November 04, 2009 by Dave Winer.

Here's the Suggested User List as a list. Permalink to this paragraph

http://twitter.com/davewiner/twitter-s-sul  Permalink to this paragraph

How I produced it. Permalink to this paragraph

I created a fake account, gristmillie, visited the Suggested Users page, checked them all and followed them. Then, from my own account, I went to the page of people she follows, went through each one and checked it, adding it to my list.  Permalink to this paragraph

A caveat, this will go out of date when they add more people to the list. Permalink to this paragraph

Here's the listbrowser.org rendering, and the OPML versionPermalink to this paragraph

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A picture named dave.jpgDave Winer, 54, pioneered the development of weblogs, syndication (RSS), podcasting, outlining, and web content management software; former contributing editor at Wired Magazine, research fellow at Harvard Law School, entrepreneur, and investor in web media companies. A native New Yorker, he received a Master's in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin, a Bachelor's in Mathematics from Tulane University and currently lives in Berkeley, California.

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"The father of modern-day content distribution." - PC World.

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"Helped popularize blogging, podcasting and RSS." - Time.

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"RSS was born in 1997 out of the confluence of Dave Winer's 'Really Simple Syndication' technology, used to push out blog updates, and Netscape's 'Rich Site Summary', which allowed users to create custom Netscape home pages with regularly updated data flows." - Tim O'Reilly.


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