We intended to use these domain name for services and spin offs.

Until now, we never did use them.

But let's see ... you never know ... stay tuned ...

Historically, 140 characters was the maximum length of a twitter message or tweet. In fact this length has become a norm for most micro-blogging platforms.

140 in order to be compatible with the global SMS standard plus 20 characters which could serve to add functional text to a tweet when sent over SMS.