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    people who use the microblogging service Twitter. It is a blend of 'Twitter' and 'people'

    The Edublog Awards are getting a lot of twitter air time at the moment, and several names are occurring time and time again in the nominations that tweeple are posting.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 30/11/2009

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a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars

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an afternoon full of crafts

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