October 2012 has recently changed its pricing options – yearly membership is now down at 36 USD. That’s only 3 bucks a month. I’m happily paying for a few other services (Vimeo, Flickr, Pinboard, Soma FM), so joining an ad-free, fee-based microblogging platform seems natural.

I like the idea of building Twitter again from scratch with a slightly different flavour.

You’ll find me at playing with Twitter homebase still here: