It started with a simple question: What is Twitter?
Twitter is plumbing! Twitter is a virtual spatial-temporal medium that transcends “real” space and time (reality).
It continued with another question: Why is Twitter important?
Twitter will change the way we live because it provides a platform that warps reality. It warps everything around any human endeavour. It amplifies the evolution of human- (and non-human) based complex systems / complex adaptive systems (complexity).
It continued with another question: What makes up the World of Twitter?
And as the discussion progressed, the following diagram emerged…
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