23 November 2017
Paul Penrose

Finblog

Paul Penrose - Finextra

307Posts 1,344,605Views 246Comments
Finance 2.0

Finance 2.0

A community for discussing the application of Web 2.0 technologies to financial services.

The news in 147 characters or less

06 August 2009  |  4207 views  |  2

OMG. Twitter down. Hit by DoS attack. Facebook also grinding. Cyber-sabotage suspected. And we can't even tweet the news. World grinds to halt. Not

TagsRetail bankingWholesale banking

Comments: (2)

Matt White
Matt White - Finextra - Toronto | 06 August, 2009, 17:26

Bit long-winded Paul. Us Twitterers get bored after 140...

Be the first to give this comment the thumbs up 0 thumb ups! (Log in to thumb up)
Aldon Hynes
Aldon Hynes - Toomre Capital Markets - Woodbridge CT | 07 August, 2009, 16:17

Hmm.  I use plenty of other microblogging tools, like identi.ca based on open source Laconi.ca so I didn't notice Twitter being down.

Be the first to give this comment the thumbs up 0 thumb ups! (Log in to thumb up)
Comment on this story (membership required)

Latest posts from Paul

ANZ and Visa lose the plot

30 June 2011  |  6682 views  |  0 comments | recomends Recommends 0 TagsMobile & onlineRetail banking

Don't give up the day job...ever

20 May 2010  |  5906 views  |  0 comments | recomends Recommends 0 TagsTrade executionWholesale bankingGroupWhatever...

Now we are ten

19 April 2010  |  6283 views  |  3 comments | recomends Recommends 0 TagsRetail bankingWholesale banking

Finextra's Best of the Web

05 March 2010  |  5801 views  |  1 comments | recomends Recommends 0 TagsRetail bankingWholesale banking

The ATM was the last great financial innovation

25 February 2010  |  9895 views  |  8 comments | recomends Recommends 0 TagsRetail bankingWholesale bankingGroupFinance 2.0

Paul's profile

job title Head of Research
location London
member since 2007
Summary profile See full profile »
I'm responsible for editorial content and quality control across the full range of Finextra media.

Paul's expertise

Member since 2006
307 posts246 comments

Who's commenting on Paul's posts