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Why Trending on Twitter is the Ultimate Goal for Teenagers

Gareth Price | Posted 16.04.2013 | UK Tech
Gareth Price

To these teenagers, trending isn't just an added function on Twitter to improve its real-time value; it's where you want to appear (or at least what you should be talking about). It's also a feature that's very much perceived to be in their control.

#FightingWriters Hash Tag Game - Get Ready To Cringe

The Huffington Post UK | Sam Parker | Posted 31.07.2012 | Home

Oh dear. Perhaps we should be more careful what we wish for. Only a few days ago we were running around like toddlers at Christmas raving about Twi...

#TTT: Terrible Twitter Trends

Will Porter | Posted 25.06.2012 | UK Tech
Will Porter

If Twitter trends are an insight into the mind of its users then I fear that we are a mass of witless, sexist, racist, sycophantic celebrity stalkers who do nothing but watch reality TV and third rate children's films.

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The Long Keats Goodnight: Twitter Gets Literary With #poetfilms Hash Tag | Sam Parker | Posted 01.05.2012 | Home

Generally speaking, hash tags that trend on Twitter serve as chilling reminders that not everyone using the site are as caustic, witty or brilliant as...