Would Twitter’s user model help combat email spam?

As Twitter grows, so the number of potential spammers to my daily tweet stream increases. Twitter’s user model is the saving factor in all of this ‘noise’. It prevents me from being overwhelmed and could have important advantages over existing legacy internet services like email. In this blog post I’ll look at whether other internet services like email could learn a lesson from the way Twitter connects its users. Continue reading Would Twitter’s user model help combat email spam?