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Tila Tequila Makes Twitter Trending Topics

Tila Tequila

She’s at it again, folks. Tila Tequila, the Asian-American model who’s reigned for years as the Queen of MySpace, now spreads her influence onto the next big social network: Twitter. After getting her followers to put an off-color hashtag on the Twitter trending topics — a stunt eventually censored by Twitter — she now gets more to the point. She’s encouraging her 196,184 followers to use the hashtag #followtila. Click here to continue reading “Tila Tequila Makes Twitter Trending Topics”…

Tweet My Gaming Tracks Games on Twitter

Tweet My GamingNow here’s an idea that’s elegant in its simplicity: a realtime feed of video game conversations on Twitter. Not only does Tweet My Gaming catch mentions of games in tweets, it also tracks gaming trends among twitterers. Unsurprisingly, the recently released Sims 3 is about six times hotter than World of Warcraft right now.

Tweet My Gaming comes from the folks behind gamerDNA, a social network for gamers. Gamers are an extremely vocal lot online, so it makes a lot of sense to track gaming trends via social media.