Bill Gates Joins Twitter, Bill Gates First Tweet
By on January 19th, 2010

has millions of users, several of them celebrities and stars on their own rights. However, this news will definitely cheer up Microsoft fans on Twitter.

Bill Gates Twitter Account

According to reports from the Next Web and confirmation from a twitter employee, Bill Gates has finally joined Twitter. Yes Microsoft fans, Bill Gates can now be followed on twitter @billgates. At the time of reporting, Bill Gates has 4955 followers, is listed 196 times and is following 39 people.

Interestingly Bill Gates first tweet was:

"Hello World." Hard at work on my foundation letter – publishing on 1/25

However, it looks like Mr. Bill G has already got a hang of Twitter, as he has used the new retweet feature, and has been replying to followers :-). Twitter has also added the "Verified Account" stamp to the profile, so rest assured this is the man himself.

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  • http://www.converttousb.com Joe Porter

    This just shows how twitter is starting to get real main stream acceptance. How long before @billgates gets a million followers?

  • http://www.fundybuz.com Williams

    Wow, he too join twitter. Also i see, he got 111,767 followers.

    Really he is great.

  • http://bit.ly/b33w33 bee

    hahaha…funny, Why bill just reg. right now…

 
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