Twitter-based social games.

In the last couple of days, I’ve seen two different Twitter-based games percolate through the stream that act a lot like the more Facebookish variety of social gam.

GDC 2009: Experimental Gameplay Sessions, Lazzaro.

The miracle of those games is how natural the mechanics seem once you recover from the initial shock.

Will trade a Dopplr invite for a puffy Garfield sticker.

I know the Internet can’t sustain a zillion and one social sites, but I actually kind of get a kick out of trading beta invites.

Twitter questions and answers.

Answers to some questions about Twitter.

You are not a unique snowflake, and that’s OK.

It should probably bother me to discover that my listening preferences overlap so heavily with those of a 24-year-old Colombian woman, or with the entire readership of Cat and Girl.