Actually it IS a fun and useful tool and we'd highly recommend it for everyone. There's a whole host of tools which let you check, post and update from your PC and of course mobile access is as simple as texting.
A growing number of companies, publications, organisations and individuals are now using Twitter for personal and business purposes.
It would probably be a good idea to gather them all in one place and ensure that everyone who's remotely interested in the games business in Scotland, can find the most fascinating and useful people.
We're already friends with Stephen Fry (it's mandatory to follow him when you join), Jamie Oliver (true), Wil Wheaton (acting ensign Wesley Crusher) and media luminaries like Stuart Dredge, Keith Stuart and Aleks Krotoski.
If you - or your company - Twitter. Post a comment or drop us an e-mail and we'll round them all up at some point soon.
Here are a few to get you going...