Question 23

This extremely fast-growing service was created in 2006 by Jack Dorsey, who described it thus – ‘The working name was just “Status” for a while. It actually didn’t have a name. We were trying to name it, and mobile was a big aspect of the product early on…we looked around in the dictionary for words…and we came across the word  X  and it was just perfect. The definition was “a short burst of inconsequential information”. X won a Webby Award this year for the category “Breakout of the Year.” What is X?

Source: TCS Qualifiers.

Explore posts in the same categories: Information Technology


You can comment below, or link to this permanent URL from your own site.

2 Comments on “Question 23”

  1. Ameen Says:

    Tweet tweet

  2. Ameen Says:

    Twitter, of course. (Cheating, since I wrote the qualifiers… but then again, I got it right there too…)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: