• Twitter Japan To Introduce Paid Premium Accounts Next January

    The news of the day in social media land: Twitter is apparently going to start experimenting with paid premium accounts through its Japanese subsidiary, which has always been a bit separated from the rest of Twitter and in many ways a playground for the company (Groups, Twicco, Japanese media are reporting that Twitter is going to introduce a tiered payment model and aims to… Read More

  • Twitter Launches Groups (In Japan)

    Everything awesome always happens in Japan first. Even, it seems, when it involves an American startup. Digital Garage, Twitter’s partner with Twitter Japan, launched Twicco, a site that lets Twitter users create groups and then subscribe to them. Loic Le Meur got a demo, and the video is below. Twicco is available now in Japanese only, other languages will be available later. This… Read More