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President Barack Obama sits with Twitter co-founder and Executive Chairman Jack Dorsey during a "Twitter Town Hall" in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 6, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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** FILE ** This Monday, May 31 2011, file frame grab shows the hacked PBS website. PBS officials confirmed in its official Twitter account that the website had been hacked. (AP Photo, File)

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**FILE** A frame grab of the PBS website from May 31, 2011, is shown, as PBS officials confirmed on its official Twitter account that the website had been hacked. Lulz Security has stolen mountains of personal data in about a dozen different hacks, embarrassing law enforcement on both sides of the Atlantic. (Associated Press)

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Magician and Miss USA judge Penn Jillette wrote on Twitter that Miss Tennessee Ashley Durham "negated the whole First Amendment" while answering a question about burning Qurans and that he was "glad to help her lose" the competition. Miss Durham placed second to Miss California Alyssa Campanella.

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ASSOCIATED PRESS NOW MESSAGING: "I didn't send that picture out," said Rep. Anthony D. Weiner, referring to a lewd photo on Twitter.

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Demonstrator Martha Vasquez sits with other demonstrators at the San Francisco Board of Supervisors meeting in San Francisco, Tuesday, April 5, 2011. City lawmakers have approved a tax break to keep Twitter from fleeing San Francisco. The measure passed by the Board of Supervisors 8-3 on Tuesday exempts the microblogging service Twitter from paying payroll tax on new hires if it moves to the city's neglected Mid-Market area. The demonstrators were against the tax exemptions. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

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Charlie Sheen will ultimately lose his luster among Twitter followers, at least one prognosticator says.

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ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTOGRAPHS Ujjwal Singh, here with fellow Google employee Steve Crossan and Twitter Vice President Katie Stanton, devised a way of letting fans share voice messages with celebrities; it has been repurposed to help Egyptian protesters.

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Mr. Singh demonstrates the speak2tweet program at Google's Mountain View , Calif., headquarters The service takes phone messages and links them to Twitter

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ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTOGRAPHS Ujjwal Singh, here with fellow Google employee Steve Crossan and Twitter Vice President Katie Stanton, devised a way of letting fans share voice messages with celebrities; it has been repurposed to help Egyptian protesters.

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Children naughty and nice still write and mail letters to Santa, but a growing number of them send their Christmas wish lists via e-mail, Twitter and Facebook.

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Chef Graham Elliot uses his Twitter account at his restaurant in Chicago, but also tweets about current events and fantasy football picks. He even uses Twitter to let his followers make decisions about the music the restaurant plays. (Associated Press)

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Twitter co-founder Biz Stone, left, talks about changes to the social network at Twitter headquarters in San Francisco, Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010. Twitter is turning its short-messaging website into a multimedia showcase by adding a new pane that will make it easier for its 160 million users to peruse photos and video. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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Associated Press movie critic Christy Lemire works on her Twitter page at her computer at the Associated Press bureau in Los Angeles on Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2010. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

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NASA's muscular R2 astronaut "helper" robot has announced by Twitter that it has no gender. (NASA photo)

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This screen shot taken from the microblogging site Twitter.com early Sunday morning Aug. 1, 2010 shows the Twitter page that greeted users announcing Twitter being down for planned maintenance. According to Twitter the maintenance is scheduled between 2 a.m. 7 a.m. EDT Sunday. As such in that time some users will not be able to access Twitter. (AP photo)

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GETTY IMAGES President Obama gets high marks in the Twitter realm as a "modern multitasker" who has delivered "intelligence, rationalism, courage" in his first 100 days in the White House.