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jrnl is a social platform where you receive 140-character messages on topics you choose to follow.

Anyone can post up to 140 characters (a jrnl) to a specific topic. Followers of that topic can upvote and comment on the jrnl. If a jrnl gets enough upvotes, it becomes popular.

- Join jrnl just by giving your username - no e-mail address or personal information required.
- Upvote and comment on any jrnl in topics you follow.
- Receive push notifications when a jrnl becomes popular. You can toggle notifications for individual topics.
- Track, view, and delete your own jrnl entries.
- Simple karma system - receive +1 karma every time your jrnl gets an upvote.

jrnl is currently in a limited beta, available only to students of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

The topics available are:
- #UIUCBarScene
- #UIUCCrimeAlerts
- #UIUCFoodDeals
- #UIUCGeneral
- #UIUCGreek
- #UIUCSports

Tags: urbana illinois.

Recently changed in this version

(v2.0) Complete app re-design, users can now invite people through Facebook to download jrnl, users get push notifications whenever someone comments on a jrnl they commented on / posted.
(v1.60) Users can now browse comments on the profile screen.
(v1.50) Comments are now available on the Android platform.
(v1.12) New voting graphics, improved UI.
(v1.00) Exclusive University of Illinois release.

Comments and ratings for jrnl
  • (75 stars)

    by nme live on 15/05/2013

    Why is there only one school to choose from? Cmon guys get that correct at least

  • (75 stars)

    by A Google User on 02/11/2012

    Great idea

  • (75 stars)

    by VaraLlakshmi on 02/11/2012

    Great idea

  • (75 stars)

    by Ravishankar on 08/10/2012

    Cool idea. Simple interface. Will recommend.

  • (75 stars)

    by Nurmuhamed on 08/10/2012


  • (75 stars)

    by Katelyn on 23/09/2012

    Such a good idea

  • (75 stars)

    by Mark on 06/07/2012

    Keeps me really updated with u of i news