The Texting's on The Wall

By Biz Stone
Sunday, 1 October 2006

Wiffiti is the fun new project from the Boston-based technology company LocoModa. It enables you to send your txt messages to screens in public locations. Wiffiti, if you haven’t guessed, is from the words wireless and graffiti.

The Texting's on The Wall

The screen pictured here is from T’s Pub in Boston, MA and there are other screens in Chicago, Knoxville, Seattle, Boulder, and Baltimore. To check out one of the screens, visit the viewer page.

It would be possible to whip up a visualization like this for the Twitter public timeline. We’ve got a few other things to get to first but if anyone wants to give it a shot with our Twitter API, go right ahead!