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This article was published on January 31, 2012

Typing too easy for you? Try posting to Twitter via morse code

Typing too easy for you? Try posting to Twitter via morse code
Matthew Panzarino
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Matthew Panzarino

Matthew Panzarino was Managing Editor at TNW. He's no longer with the company, but you can follow him on Twitter. Matthew Panzarino was Managing Editor at TNW. He's no longer with the company, but you can follow him on Twitter.

You can post to Twitter from your phone, computer, tablet and just about any other device, but what about with century old telegraph technology? The Tworse telegraph key is a hacked together device, submitted to Hack a Day, that lets you tap out your Tweets in old-timey style.

The Tworse key uses an Arduino board and some clever hacking to let you post messages to Twitter. I love the attention to detail here, including the cloth-covered ethernet cable.

Me, I think I’ll stick to using Siri to update my social networks, because I think that – …. .. … /  .. … /  .- -. /  .. -. -.-. .-. . -.. .. -… .-.. -.– /  .. — .–. .-. .- -.-. – .. -.-. .- .-.. /  .. -.. . .- .