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Twitter is an online news and social networking service where users post and read short ..... Twitter has become internationally identifiable by its signature bird logo. The original logo was in use...

Why Is Twitter's Logo Named After Larry Bird? - Mashable

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Mar 2, 2012 ... You know that blue Twitter bird that's always popping up these days? Well, the little guy's got a name. It's Larry. Larry the Bird. As in, Larry Bird, ...

Why is Twitter's logo named after Larry Bird? - Quora

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The original logo with the word 'twitter' was used from July 15, 2006 to September 14, 2010. A bird - scruffier bird was added in September 14, 2010 and this logo ...

The Twitter Bird Has A Name | The Huffington Post

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Feb 28, 2012 ... While most of us have (unfortunately) become well-acquainted with Twitter's “Fail Whale,” it's likely we aren't on a first-name basis with the site's ...

Twitter Unveils a New Bird, and What It's Supposed to Mean - NMR

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Jun 7, 2012 ... Have you noticed anything different on Twitter? Larry the Bird is now Larry the bald. Twitter unveiled a new and improved Twitter bird yesterday ...

Twitter's New Logo: The Geometry and Evolution of Our Favorite Bird

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Jun 11, 2012 ... On June 6, 2012, Twitter pushed out a blog post revealing the future of their brand: the new Twitter bird. Shown above, the thing that you'll ...

Revealed: The Official Name Of The Twitter Bird | SocialTimes

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Aug 10, 2011 ... The Twitter bird icon – that little guy on the right of this screen – is starting to make appearances pretty much everywhere. Websites, blogs ...

Do You Know The Twitter Bird's Name? - WebProNews

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Feb 27, 2012 ... Until today, I never knew that I had been disrespecting Twitter's logo by referring to it as "the Twitter bird." Apparently, the bird has a name, and ...

Twitter - definition of twitter by The Free Dictionary

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5. a twittering sound, esp of a bird. 6. the act of twittering. 7. a state of nervous excitement (esp in the phrase in a twitter). [C14: of imitative origin]. ˈtwitterer n.

Is the Twitter Bird Extinct? (No, Really, Like the Species of Bird ...

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Jun 7, 2012 ... But the Twitter bird is not just any passerine, Brown notes. Based on the appearance of its wing feathers (only three) and its bodily proportions, ...

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The name Twitter, and the bird icon, came from the idea that a short burst of inconsequential information is like 'chirps from birds'.
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7 Things You Didn't Know About Twitter - Business Insider

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Mar 17, 2013 ... The official name of Twitter's bird is Larry. Yes, his name is Larry Bird.The iconic little fellow—seen in Twitter's logo shown in TV commercials, ...

Who Made That Twitter Bird? - The New York Times

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Aug 8, 2014 ...Twitter is the bird, the bird is Twitter,” the social networking company's former creative director, Doug Bowman, said in a 2012 announcement ...

The Twitter Logo History | The Text, Twitter Bird and Bird Alone

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Aug 22, 2012 ... Thousands, if not millions, of websites proudly display their “tweets” giving Twitter an incredible amount of exposure. The simple twitter bird can ...