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Now on Twitter

By Adam Roberts | July 4, 2009
Categories: Events and Appearances

Despite being a white man deep into middle-age, I've decided to take the plunge on Twitter.

This has nothing to do with providing myself with work-avoidance fodder, although I have just spent a minute coming up with the following faux-etymology. Twitter. v & n From Latin, tuito 'a taking care of, keeping, guarding, preserving, defense, protection, preservation.'

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4 Responses to “Now on Twitter”

  1. Alex L Says:
    July 6th, 2009 at 5:30 am

    I would follow if I was a user, surely.

  2. Adam Roberts Says:
    July 6th, 2009 at 9:03 am

    Easy (and free) to sign up ...

  3. Barbara Says:
    August 13th, 2009 at 3:29 pm

    Ok, right, I'm off to Twitter to 'follow' you ;)

  4. Barbara Says:
    August 13th, 2009 at 3:57 pm


    I can't find you: too many people with the same name... :(