Absolutely right but then the comment, "it's dangerous to be a Twitter only client" comes to mind. The formula then becomes to develop for other networks (StatusNet?). Good for the end user and other networks but ultimately good for Twitter? The argument could be made that it's good for everyone...or maybe counter-productive since the wheel is being reinvented?
Twitter, help us find another formula to continue to help you... On Apr 12, 6:34 am, notinfluential <notinfluent...@gmail.com> wrote: > On Apr 12, 2:44 am, Jason Rundell <jason.rund...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > When will Twitter answer: 1) Why did Twitter acquire Tweetie? 2) What > > is Twitter planning to do with Tweetie? > > Since when does Twitter owe you or any of us any sort of explanation > for their business practices? > > Lemme get this straight. Twitter is FREE. The Twitter API is public, > well documented, and FREE. Our privilege is to build tools and > businesses on top of Twitter's FREE services. Twitter doesn't want a > cut of your business. They don't require approval of your apps. But > for some reason you (and others) feel entitled to an explanation, or > details somehow outlining their strategy and practices? > > The tone of this group never ceases to amaze me. Get back to coding > and building cool stuff. > > @notinfluential -- To unsubscribe, reply using "remove me" as the subject.