17-Year-Old Builds App to Prevent TV Spoilers on Twitter

17-Year-Old Builds App to Prevent TV Spoilers on Twitter

iPhone 5 Apple photoSetting out to find a solution to the problem of accidentally reading spoilers of your favorite TV shows, 17-year-old Jen Lamere created the Twivo app, a mobile solution that acts as a Tivo for tweets.

The app took home the top prize at the TVnext hack event in Boston, where she was the only female participating, according to Mashable.com.

Twivo puts a block on tweets with keywords relevant to any show during certain periods of tim, so you don’t have to stay away from Twitter while waiting to get to watch the final episode of The Office.

It is not ready to share yet; the demo needs a few more weeks to iron out the code.

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