11th April 2012
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This year, starting at 11:55 pm Newfoundland Standard Time (NST) on April 14, follow the hash tag #TitanicMMA and experience the magnitude of Titanic through the same wireless messages operators received in 1912.
- The hash tag for the 2012 real time account on Twitter is #TitanicMMA.
- The real time account of the disaster will begin at 11:55 pm NST.
- Newfoundland Standard Time (NST) will be used because of the ship’s geographic location at the time of the sinking
- Prior to the start of the real time account, eight iceberg warnings that preceded the sinking in 1912 will be posted on Twitter.
Titanic Radio Room
10th February 2012
Martin Kaltenbrunner, Professor at the Interface Culture Lab in Linz, and all-around innovator of anachronisms, has designed a device capable of translating Morse code into a twitter post.