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AP reporters ticked off for tweeting

11/18/2011, Social media and networking has certainly exploded in a big way over the past few years, with Twitter being one of the main channels used to deliver breaking news. Well, just like how Twitter proved to be a huge influence in the life of Ashton Kutcher, I...

Twitter Poster lets you create a poster out of your tweets

10/21/2011, Anyone out there a Twitter addict? Well, if you have tweeted at least 230 tweets, Firebox, an online gadget retailer, will be able to turn all those tweets into a portrait poster that comprises of all your tweet. The poster will measure 24” x 24” and...

New York has the most Twitter users among cities

10/06/2011, The city of New York has broken yet another record – this time around, Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey announced that New York City alone contains more Twitter users within its walls compared to any other city in the world – while...

Twitter promoted Tweets now float

07/28/2011, Folks who use Twitter to advertise will be glad to know that the service is now starting to push promoted Tweets. Previously, all promoted tweets had was an icon signifying their status as a promoted tweet. Now they will pop up at the top of a...

Why read tweets when Twimal reads them to you?

03/28/2011, For those of you who are too lazy to even glance at your screen whenever you get an update from Twitter, boy do we have some good news for you. The folks over at Takara Tomy in Japan have announced the Twimal (Twitter + animal?), a USB-powered creature...

Twitter offers enough reading material to last a lifetime

03/01/2011, How long do you think it would take for one person to read 24 hours worth of Tweets? Well, according to a report from Death and Taxes magazine, it would take 10 years to read 24 hours worth of tweets if you spend an average of about 6.6 seconds to finish...

Twitter to hit 200 million users in 2011

11/01/2010, Facebook might have over 500 million users and counting, but micro-blogging site Twitter isn’t too far behind, ready to touch the 200 million mark by the time 2011 rolls around. We’re somewhat surprised that the gap isn’t any closer,...

Twitter surpasses 20 billionth message

08/01/2010, Twitter, the service that lets you say anything within a 140-character span, has just hit another milestone – the 20 billionth message landmark was a rather opaque tweet was sent at 1544 GMT Saturday by GGGGGGo_Lets_Go, who incidentally is a Tokyo...

Twitter hits 50 million tweets per day

02/22/2010, Here’s some trivia – contrary to folks who claim that Twitter has leveled off in terms of users and tweets, some interesting number crunching has resulted in Twitter users sending out over 50 million tweets each day – basically...

Popcorn Tweets – entertainment and munchies go together

02/08/2010, What’s the point of watching a good movie without popcorn? That’s the premise which the Popcorn Tweet plays on, relying on Lego’s Mindstorm NXT as well as Labview software. It can be triggered via a #popcorn tweet, where the...