(2007-03-29) Open Source Twitter
Jan'2008 update: more big outages, both in December and during the Steve Jobs Mac World keynote) have re-raised the idea of decentralizing this service. Both RSS and XMPP seem like key technologies. (Open Social Networking Model)
Feb28: he thinks replacement needs to be an API-compatible clone. I Commented to wonder whether the huge amount of traffic coming via their API was in a sense a low-quality burden for them (in other words, creating stability problems while not really delivery a whole lot of significant value, but just eye-candy for widget junkies).
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