Larry The Bird Gets His Wings

What started as four guys discussing the idea of using text messages to share statuses, soon evolved into a social media platform that would change the way we communicate.

Mashable mashed 8 years of Twitter history into two and a half minutes in “The Illustrated History of Twitter.” Being a fan of Adobe After Effects, my hunch tells me that’s what the Mashable geniuses behind the product used to make the animated video.