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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...

Super Bowl Achieves New Tweet Record

02/02/2015, It goes without saying that American football is not a game that is watched by billions around the world, quite unlike soccer (or football as the rest of the world calls it) – but this does not mean that there is no interest at all in gridiron...

Instagram Falls Behind Twitter In Number Of Users And Active Users

01/29/2015, In the battle for popularity between Instagram and Twitter, who do you think is the more popular? Granted both are different in their offerings, but if you had to pick, which would you think comes out on top? If you said Twitter, you would be right. This...

Taylor Swift Twitter And Instagram Accounts Hacked

01/27/2015, The Lizard Squad has struck again it seems. This is the group that claimed responsibility for knocking down PlayStation Plus and Xbox Live over Christmas 2014 and recently it broke into the Malaysia Airlines website. Lizard Squad’s latest victim...

Twitter Introduces Group Direct Messages, Video Sharing

01/27/2015, Twitter has been accused by various parties of moving at a glacial pace when it comes to introducing groundbreaking changes and improvements to their products, and it seems that Twitter intends to prove all the naysayers wrong with the introduction of the...