Ever wondered if your twitterings are co…

Ever wondered if your twitterings are copyrightable? Brock Shinen tackles the question with some interesting analysis and experience. In the end it comes down to this; “The question is not: Are Tweets Copyrightable. The question is: Is This Tweet Copyrightable.” Being a tweet or not being a tweet matters not a wit. You can run a blog with 140 character posts and its copyrightable qualities will be no different to the same content on your Twitter account. Interesting implications though for “professional” users of Twitter. They should not see the value as being in their content but rather in the connections their content creates. §

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