I'm all for diversity of URL shorteners—that's one reason why I roll my own—but when 90 percent of a service's links never manage to load, well, I'm all for the inevitable evolutionary progress that follows.
In an odd burst of synchronicity, in fact, I just this afternoon found a scribbled Post-it note to myself from July 2:
"tr.im never works"
That's why tr.im failed.
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