01 April 2009
British Newspaper Converts to All Twitter Format
In a stunning reversal of fortunes one of the most respected newspapers in Britain the Grauniad today announced the end of its Print Publication services and a move to all Twitter.
It also revealed that the publication has in fact been Tweeting for many years. Opening up its archives for some critical moments in history - it showed the following messages from its archive:
Highlights from the Guardian's Twitterised news archive
OMG first successful transatlantic air flight wow, pretty cool! Boring day
W Churchill giving speech NOW - "we shall fight on the beaches ... we shall never surrender" check YouTube later for the rest
Listening 2 new band "The Beatles"
Berlin Wall falls! Majority view of Twitterers = it's a historic moment! What do you think??? Have your say
RT@mohammedalfayed: FYI NeilHamilton, Harrods boss offering £££ 4 questions in House of Commons! Check it out