Thursday, March 04, 2010

Around The Blogosphere 04 March 2010

Best Twitter Applications for BlackBerryUberTwitter vs OpenBeak vs TweetGenius vs Seesmic via Kimberlycun

Courtney Love Fails at Quest for Verified Twitter Account [Twitter Follies]

Want free rent in Manhattan? This Craigslist user's got a deal for you!

Priya Kanwar at Reading Cafe shares her experience of being part of the Blog Camp in Mumbai.

Take a look at this post featuring video of Microsoft demonstrating software that not only transcribes what is being said but also translates it.

Young People's Media Network posts that the BBC is looking for you to send in a 2 minute documentary on “how you see the world” to be broadcast worldwide.   Deadline is March 12th.  Application information here.

From mainstream companies to others that are more off-putting, advertisers on Facebook are a motley bunch.
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