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Discovering Twitter's purpose

Discovering Twitter's purpose

I'm 27 years old — and probably should have figured this out already — yet I've just realized how cool Twitter is. I first put together my Twitter account when I moved to Baltimore a year ago. I thought it could help me stay in touch with friends and family all over the country while I completed my master's degree in social design at Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA). But I didn't, and still don't, understand the fascination with posting 140 characters about delicious sandwiches or sweaty workouts. And occasionally posting interesting articles and announcements about my academic progress is how I use Facebook, so tweeting didn't become a...

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