Noam Scheiber (@noamscheiber) December 07, 2012
It’s official. The Mayans were right. Life as we know it is about to end. Twitter is shortening your tweets by 2 characters if you hyperlink. All of those little “t.co” links they use to shorten URLs? They’re getting longer. With the links going from 20 characters to 22, you’ll now have only 118 characters to offer pithy commentary.
Let the gnashing of teeth commence!
Hereby multiplying the number of grammar crimes many-fold: Twitter Will Shorten Tweets W/Links by 2 Characters In 2013 livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/twitter-…—
Cheryl Katz (@cheryl_katz) December 07, 2012
Economy must be bad, even Twitter's cutting RT Twitter Will Shorten Tweets W/Links By 2 Char's In 2013 livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/twitter-… via @carlfranzen—
Lucia Moses (@lmoses) December 07, 2012
Our favorite smart-aleck of the day?
Well done, sir!