retweet.com

  • Twitter Is Now The Proud Owner Of Re-tweet.com

    Twitter Is Now The Proud Owner Of Re-tweet.com

    As of yesterday, Twitter is the new owner of the domain name re-tweet.com (placeholder webpage) although it doesn’t yet own retweet.com (currently used for some shady video monetization platform). Hat tip goes to Fusible, which thinks Twitter might be plotting to ‘take on’ Tweetmeme, a conclusion I believe is misguided. Re-tweet.com was sold through a Flippa auction a few… Read More

  • Retweet.com For Sale. Buy It And Risk A Lawsuit From Twitter.

    Retweet.com For Sale. Buy It And Risk A Lawsuit From Twitter.

    Last summer, we wrote about the launch of Retweet.com, a Tweetmeme knock-off with a killer name. Mesiab Labs, a company associated with some spammy Twitter projects like Hummingbird, launched it in August with some fanfare. However, since then, Tweetmeme has remained the king of the space. And now Mesiab Labs has put the killer domain up for auction. As you can see on this Flippa page, the… Read More

  • ReTweet.com Takes On TweetMeme's Button With Cash And An Annoying Video

    You might think that those green “retweet” buttons you see across the web (including on this site) are controlled by Twitter, but they’re actually the key component to TweetMeme, the tweeted link aggregator. And now that key component is under attack by the new service ReTweet.com. ReTweet.com, which launched this week looking shockingly similar to TweetMeme, now has a… Read More

  • ReTweet.com Launches, Sure Looks A Lot Like TweetMeme

    ReTweet.com Launches, Sure Looks A Lot Like TweetMeme

    ReTweet.com, a TweetMeme challenger put together by Mesiab Labs (the startup behind notorious Twitter spam software program Hummingbird), has made its online debut after teasing the Twitterati with an announcement and landing page a couple of weeks ago. You may remember that immediately after ReTweet.com coming out of the woodworks, TweetMeme was already threatening Mesiab Labs with a lawsuit… Read More