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1st International Longest Tweet Results 44

Dr_Evil6_6_6 writes "Slashdot had a story about the 1st International Longest Tweet Contest last month, and the winners have just been announced." The winner is impressive.
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1st International Longest Tweet Results

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  • Limits (Score:3, Funny)

    by kiehlster ( 844523 ) on Friday April 30, 2010 @08:18AM (#32042832) Homepage
    Ah, so someone has finally determined the absolute breadth of the Twittersphere. If the world ran on tweets, maybe we wouldn't ever need more than 64kB of memory.
  • 16000bits (Score:4, Funny)

    by M8e ( 1008767 ) on Friday April 30, 2010 @08:26AM (#32042890)

    Solution - Just tweet the following picture of a swimming fish:

    ".`.`..`.>"

    Given that 1 word is 16 bits, and a picture is equal to 1,000 words,
    that makes my above tweet 16,000 bits of information (fitting
    several pictures in a tweet may extend this further) :-)

    (.)(.)

    (.Y.)

    d^_^b

    48000bits!

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