Mike Lazaridis, the founder of BlackBerry, is of Greek origin. He was born in Turkey and moved to Canada with his parents when he was 5 years old.
Twitter has been used from space. "Hello Twitterverse! We r now LIVE tweeting from the International Space Station -- the 1st live tweet from Space! :) More soon, send your ?s" was the first tweet sent by astronaut TJ Creamer (@Astro_TJ) on January 22, 2010. [more...]