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Why Twitters’ 10,000 limit is a big mistake

Earlier this week the news came out that Twitter is considering raising the character limit to 10,000. This provoked a lot of discussion. Bas van den Beld looks at why this choice would be a big mistake. For Twitter as well as for the entire web.

Google Tone: Noisy URL Sharing From Google

‘Broadcast any URL to computers within earshot’. Seemingly ridiculous but perfectly workable, Google Tone allows URLs to be sent from one device to another. Laura Phillips explains what it is, how it works and the value it could have.