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Twitter Launches Periscope, Live Video Streaming App For iOS

03/26/2015, On social media websites like Facebook or Twitter, users can tweet and post their statuses live and update them as they go along. This is great if you’re following a particular user for a particular reason, like news, updates on events, covering of a...

Twitter Testing Autoplaying Videos On iOS Devices

03/23/2015, Could autoplaying a video result in the user actually watching it? That’s the question Twitter is trying to answer as the company has recently begun testing the autoplaying of videos in its feed for users on iOS devices. This was confirmed by a Twitter...

Twitter Helps Verified Users Stave Off Internet Trolls

03/23/2015, Social networks like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or even forums and websites all have trolls on them in some way or the other. Keeping them away can be pretty difficult since it would be easy to just create a new account. However it looks like if...

Twitter Testing A Browser In Its App

03/05/2015, If you tap on a link in a tweet right now, in Twitter’s official mobile app, you will be taken to the default browser of your smartphone. It can be a pain to switch back and forth between apps if you’re quickly trying to catch up on Twitter...

Man Questioned By Police After His Twitter Bot Made Death Threats

02/13/2015, Bots are great for helping to automate and complete tasks for those who might be too busy to do it themselves. For example we’ve seen how gamers have relied on bots to help them farm for content in video games, but it’s all fun and games until someone...

Twitter Tests Out Multi-Photo Layouts

02/12/2015, Ah, Twitter – the micro blogging platform that has certainly seen its fair share of drama and adventure. In fact, it was just a couple of days ago when Newsweek’s Twitter account was hacked, seeing threats issued at the First Family, while we have...

Teen Allegedly Fired From New Job Over A Tweet

02/09/2015, The thing about social media is that for the most part, it is public which also means that you’ve got to be careful about what you post and say in the event that someone sees it and you could get in trouble over it. For example we’ve seen people get...

Twitter Blames iOS 8 For “Losing” Them 4 Million Users

02/06/2015, iOS 8 is currently Apple’s latest operating system. It brought about a host of changes, new features, improvements, and whatnot to iOS devices, but as it turns out it also cost Twitter 4 million users. During Twitter’s earnings call for the Q4 2014...

Twitter Ads Will Now Be Visible In Other Apps

02/03/2015, Ads are a major source of revenue for Twitter as they are for most social networks but the revenue they’re bringing in for this microblogging network isn’t enough to help it grow as quickly as it wants to. So Twitter has to improvise and come...

New Twitter Users Will See An ‘Instant Timeline’

02/03/2015, Twitter’s signup process it pretty easy but once you get past that you have to work a bit to get some value out of the service. A user can decide who to follow and once they hit that little blue button they have to wait and see if the stuff that...