Twitter remains one of my main social media tools – it just suits me – simple and quick!
Finding news and filtering tweets continues to be a difficult process and actually it is easy to become lazy and just follow the same people, or hear the same news.
So have you heard of Tweetportal ? Which says of itself
“Think of us as an online-only newspaper comprised of news from microblogs, or as a directory of popular “Twitterers,” or as a very cool social media gateway, or as a tweet directory, or as the next phase of news gathering and news presentation, or as a social media pr (public relations) tool, or as a step in the evolution of journalism in this new wireless age, or just as one of your daily must-visit websites that provides you with updated news and information and something to talk about.”
What I do like is that the tweets are in major categories but then break down into sub categories – for instance the music category is very useful. You can also customize your home page for the tweets which you want….worth checking out.