Twitter wins bid war for

Twitter has become the owner of the domain name The article says Twitter bought the domain from an individual named David Quinlan on June 13, 2011.

The domain was sold through a Flippa auction a few months ago, but Twitter finally got it for only $150.

Twitter has long been trying to acquire a U.S. trademark for ‘retweet’, which is a way for users to easily spread other people’s public messages on Twitter, but the company still hasn’t made it its own.

Source: Brothersoft