We all use Twitter for status updates, sending messages or, if we go really far, sharing media. These are the only uses we could think of when we came to know about Twitter. However, there are people who saw much more potential in the 140 character technology. Here are some really amazing and out of the box things they came up with:
Odessa Begay is a graphic designer who thought tweets are too texty. So every Tuesday this designer turns a celebrity tweet into an awe-inspiring illustration. The collection is called the Museum of Modern Tweets.
2. Twitter Powered Pop Corn Machine:
You read it right! When somebody mentions #popcorn on Twitter, this machine serves up a fresh batch of popped corn. The process includes tweet triggering the movement of a belt and transferring a kernel of unpopped corn into the popper. The video below explains exactly how it works.
Botanicalls explains how you can connect your plants to your Twitter and send you a message when they go down on water. You can create the kit by following the instructions here or buy an already assembled one here. The plants even send out a thank you tweet once you have watered them.
Just when the machine is running out of coffee, it tweets. This is accomplished by an attached webcam that sends display screen images to a database, which interprets them into text messages and tweet them.
If you are a Chiropractic you’ll love this one. This script scans Twitter for people mentioning neck pain, back pain or any other aches, and automatically contacts them with an offer to come to your clinic.