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World's first tweet sent seven years ago

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Twitter may now be a booming social network with over 200 million active monthly users but it all started on March 21, 2006, when one Jack Dorsey sent the world's first tweet. 

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Twitter now has, according to the company itself, an estimated 200 million monthly active users (as of December 2012) sharing 140 characters news updates, insights, and, of course the odd random musing.

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