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Law Rules That Internet Companies Stash Data Within Russia

07/23/2014, It seems that plenty of spotlight is being shone on Russia in recent months, ranging from the standoff in Ukraine as well as the shooting down of commercial airline MH17 by pro-Russian rebels. Well, this time around, a new amendment has been discussed and...

Man Booted From Plane After Tweeting About Rude Gate Agent

07/23/2014, Due to the fact that our tweets are public (most of the time), minding what you say can sometimes save you from embarrassment, criticism, and in this case, from being ejected from a plane and refused boarding. That is what happen to a certain Duff Watson...

Twitter Will Make It Easier To Access And Delete DMs

07/20/2014, Direct Message or DM is an integral part of the Twitter experience. If you are on Twitter chances are that you might have sent a DM once or twice and you may have also noticed that its not that easy to delete DMs. Twitter is available across a variety of...

World Cup Final Broke Social Media Records

07/14/2014, In the final few minutes of extra time yesterday Germany scored a goal to defeat Argentina in the 2014 FIFA World Cup. It goes without saying that there was significant buzz about the final match on social media, particularly the two biggest networks,...

Girl Sent Nude Selfie To Dad By Accident

07/09/2014, Sending selfies seem to be all the rage these days, so much so that Sony Mobile has even launched the world’s first selfie smartphone, the Xperia C3. Unfortunately, sometimes the fingers move faster than the brain, as in the case of Nyjah from the US...

Germany Victory Over Brazil Sets New Twitter Record

07/08/2014, If you’re England and you go crashing out of the World Cup at the semi-finals stage on your home ground, then it would be considered as an unprecedented success. However, in the spiritual home of football, the Seleção are supposed to win the World Cup...

Twitter For Windows Phone Updated After Seven Months

07/08/2014, Twitter today rolled out an update for its Windows Phone application. This major update comes after seven months so Windows Phone users will no doubt appreciate all of the new features included in this release. Some might have thought that Twitter had...

Hackers Controlled Israeli Army Twitter Account For A While

07/04/2014, It seems that the Israeli army’s Twitter account too, is a little bit porous, having been hacked for a while by Internet hackers. According to the military, the Internet hackers posted a fear inducing message that a nuclear facility was the target of...

Twitter Acquires Tap Commerce

06/30/2014, When you grow to be a really large company, and need to find new way of expanding, just what do you do? Some companies decide to up their research and development, others scout the land, so to speak, and see whether there are smaller startups with an idea...

Buy Now Buttons Appear In Twitter App, Hints At Twitter Commerce

06/30/2014, Twitter has been used by all sorts of people, ranging from people who just want to share their thoughts, to huge corporations who use Twitter to share announcements, updates, new product launches and so on. The typical process used by companies usually...

Brazil VS Chile World Cup Match Breaks Twitter Record

06/29/2014, Brazil certainly has plenty of weight on their shoulders this year at the World Cup, considering how they are the hosts, not to mention the fact that they too, have the pressure to win it with Brazil being the spiritual home of soccer. However, the team...

Twitter May Change Retweet For The Better

06/24/2014, Twitter is different from every other social network because it limits users to 140-characters. A tweet can’t have more than that, and mind you, that’s 140-characters, not alphabets, so brevity is its salient feature. The Retweet feature is a...

Twitter Acquires SnappyTV, Bolsters Amplify Program

06/20/2014, Twitter, just like Facebook, is a social media service. While bought platforms offer up a different experience, both are trying to include more features and tools that will attract more users and keep current users interested. We’ve seen Twitter acquire...