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Our WhatIs.com Tech Term is microblogging
Microblogging is a web service that allows the subscriber to broadcast short messages to other subscribers of the service. The broadcasts can be text, photos or video. Twitter, Jaiku and the status feature on Facebook are three of the most popular microblogging services.
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