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The Internal Call To Decentralize Twitter That Fizzled

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-220147" title="t" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/t1.png" alt="" />This is the very last thing I'll write about <a href="http://www.crunc

StatusNet Signs Sh*t My Dad Says For Hosted Microblogging (Public Beta)

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/03/statusnet-logo.png"> Does the world need more than one Twitter? How about 10,000 of them? That is how many sites are running on the hosted

StatusNet (Of Identi.ca Fame) Raises $875,000 To Become The WordPress Of Microblogging

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/10/StatusNetlogo-215x109.png" width="215" height="109" /> Montreal-based <a href="http://status.net/">StatusNet</a>, the company behind the open

Twingly Launches Microblogging Search Engine

<img alt="" />One thing we need is <a href="http://searchengineland.com/google-yahoo-twitter-search-16193">better search</a> for microblogging sites like Twitter, Friendfeed and their competitors. Sw

Jaiku Founder: "We're Not Dying, We're Morphing"

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/jaiku.png" alt="" />Last week, Google announced that the company was unceremoniously <a href="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/2009/01/14

Friendfeed's Bret Taylor talks XMPP on Gillmor Gang

Friendfeed co-founder Bret Taylor joined the Gillmor Gang this afternoon to discuss Friendfeed’s XMPP stream of its Home and Friends List feeds. I sat with Taylor at the Friendfeed offices and M

Hello Goodbye

Something just happened and I think it may be important. While not everything has been put in place, it appears the necessary ingredients for a conversational platform – correction, open convers

The Problem With Identi.ca Is That It Is Not Twitter

The launch of Twitter clone Identi.ca earlier this week caused a bit of a blogstorm because it appears to have a solution to Twitter’s all-too-regular downtime. (That problem has reached comical