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48 Tweets To Make You Feel That All Is Good With West Indian Cricket

Submitted by Rick Eyre on January 16 2015, 10:58 pm

Whycliffe "Dave" Cameron has not exactly had a stellar two years in the hot seat as President of the West Indies Cricket Board. But you'd never know it from his Twitter feed.

Twitpic, we still hardly know ye

Submitted by Rick Eyre on September 30 2014, 9:47 am

Twitpic did not cease to exist on September 25 as recently anticipated.

The Twitpic twitter account announced on September 19 that the business had been purchased. To date the identity of the buyer has not been made public.

My Top 1 listicle of the Things I hate about Twitter

Submitted by Rick Eyre on August 13 2014, 6:30 am

I love Twitter. I use it constantly. It is my first line of on-line communication these days and my primary source of news. It has made longer form blogging redundant for me (which is possibly not a good thing).

All of which lends, I think, towards understanding the Things I hate about Twitter (as compiled while lying awake at 5am this morning and blurted out on Twitter around 6 - this post includes some extras):

Twitter list: South African media sources

Submitted by Rick Eyre on June 27 2013, 8:05 am

My Twitter list of media sources that I track for news about South Africa.

The direct link to this on the web is https://twitter.com/rickeyre/media-southafrica although I understand this is hard to pick up on some Twitter apps.

Note that I have included the official Twitter feed of President Jacob Zuma's office in this list.

(This was originally posted in June 2013 when Nelson Mandela was gravely ill in hospital. I have updated in on 6 December 2013 following news of his passing.)

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London Day Eight early edition: Stuff from Week One

Submitted by Rick Eyre on August 4 2012, 6:15 pm

It's one whole week since the opening of the Games of the Triple-x Olympiad. As that traditional Australian saying goes: There are no winners and losers, just silver medallists. Here are a few random items from the first seven days that I haven't previously mentioned:

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