#RanaViruMeetup 2

ඔබේත් මගේත් මාතෘ භූමියේ නිදහස හා සාමය වෙනුවෙන් සිදුවූ මානුෂීය මෙහෙයුමේදී ආබාධිත වූ සෙබල සොයුරන් සදහා, රාගම රණවිරු සෙවනේ ඉල්ලීම පරිදි, දෙවන වතාවටත් රෝද පුටු 20ක් පරිත්‍යාග කිරීම සදහා ව්‍යාපෘතියක් කරගෙන යන්නෙමු. රෝදපුටු පිරි නැමීම ජුලි 23 වන සෙනසුරාදා දින රාගම රණවිරු සෙවනේදී පැවැත්වෙන අතර මේ අවස්ථාව සදහා ඔබටද සහභාගී විය හැක. මේ සදහා රුපියල් … Continue reading

Connecting #lka tweeps for quicker blood donation matches http://www.bloodlka.com

‘A place to connect with strangers’, that would be my immediate reply if someone asked me to describe Twitter in 6 words. Most of us reading this blog would more or less have clicked on a link on twitter, so the audience is right, please do keep reading, it will get a bit more interesting, … Continue reading

11 reasons why you should boycott #TweetupSL 5

Twitter is nice. Some say nicer than Facebook or even that other social network Google+. It’s more fun than LinkedIn cause people are serious on that and mostly used for job hunting and to show a good face to other work colleagues and potential job hunters. So when Twitter users (Tweeps) want to get out … Continue reading

More than a twitter conversation with Richard Branson

Richard Branson (sockless) [pic taken from his blog]

So 4th of October 2011 was when Richard Branson opened up to a conversation on twitter. Prior to this, he was merely broadcasting his thoughts/voyagers/experiences instead of actually having a conversation with anyone on the twittersphere. This was his tweet that prompted twitter followers to converse with him: Join me for live-tweeting at 3.30pm BST … Continue reading

TweetupSL 2 – Sri Lankan twitter users meet up in person

TweetupSL 2 - The Cake, coutesy @PereraAndSons

The Tipping Point A small group of individuals accidently created the first Tweetup in Sri Lanka. It was when @udaraumd, @moshanthi and @rebelinpurple were discussing on Twitter about meeting up. A few others joined in tweeting to meetup in person too. This ultimately resulted in having the first Tweetup in Sri Lanka with just over … Continue reading

#FASL – ‘Follow a Sri Lankan’ on twitter – Let’s encourage it

It begins.. I have been on twitter ever since Sukanti encouraged me after seeing our first issue of diGIT in February 2009.  It had been slow at first but did not take me long to realise the importance of having a twitter account and the benefits that could be shared among the twitter followers. First … Continue reading