Pope Takes First Cautious Step On Twitter — Sends ‘Hello World’ Tweet (From An iPad)

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http://techcrunch.com – The Pope has sent his first ever tweet, after joining the social network earlier this month. The tweet references the connectedness offered by social media — noting that he is “pleased to get in touch” and thanking his (Twitter) followers for their “generous response” — presumably to his arrival (as @Pontifex) on the social network. Here’s his first tweet in full The Pope’s first tweet is a watershed moment for social media — as the old top-down ways of communicating, that are still all too often favoured by establishment institutions su (IT news)