Another Twitter Knockoff, This One for Moms

By Harry Kimball,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 28, 2009 5:39 PM CDT
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(Newser) – The concept of Twitter, widely copied in the US and abroad, has found a home at a mommy-centric website, the Wall Street Journal reports. The site Today’s Mama hosts a new microblog called “Connect," which, unlike Twitter, allows users to join groups by region or topic. But it still hews to the basic format; mothers who want to write more than 140 words need not apply.