TwitterPeek, the mobile, Twitter-only device that offered no contract unlimited tweeting, has been killed off. Peek, the company that makes the handset, have decided to scrap the product, which was only available in the US, because it’s “seriously old” and the service only has a “handful of users”.

TwitterPeek was launched in 2009, and those “handful of users” aren’t happy, as many of them shelled out $299 for the promise of a lifetime service. Which, in this case, added up to about 28 months.

(Which seems about right in internet years.)

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