The Twitter Status blog tells us that they’re doing a Sunday night update right now, which means that you won’t be able to delete your account. Like you’d want to do that. The IM features have been offline for some time, and that remains, as is the 30 requests per hour API limit, which is too bad.
Thord Daniel Hedengren is a designer, writer, and blogger, and also the former editor of The Blog Herald. He used to be a hotshot in the gaming industry in Sweden, but sold everything and went International. Most recently he wrote a book called Smashing WordPress: Beyond the Blog, and does loads of kickass design.