Pixel Envy

Written by Nick Heer.

Wait, Wasn’t Twitter Supposed to Be Dead by Now?

In less than twelve hours, Twitter will go public with a valuation of over $18 billion. Two years ago, Dan Frommer compiled a short list of all the times Twitter was supposed to be “dead”, like this one by Tom Warren, then at Neowin:

The question remains is Plurk a Twitter killer? If it gets the same kind of attention that Twitter has then it certainly has the ability to.

To my enormous surprise, Plurk still exists, and they have a Twitter account with 72 followers. Twitter does not have a Plurk account.