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Twitter Hacked! 250,000 Accounts At Risk

02/01/2013, Twitter has confirmed that approximately 250,000 users are affected in the recent hack but denied that the hack is related to the outage yesterday. As security measure, Twitter did reset all affected passwords and revoked all session tokens from affected...

Twitter Outage Being Worked On

01/31/2013, For a social networking tool such as Twitter to experience an outage can be said to be an outrage for users, but to have the outage happen twice in a single month has been deemed as unacceptable to many. Apparently, there was another outage for the...

Apple Removes Vine

01/29/2013, It seems that the folks over at Apple has gotten the message – they have removed the Vine app from the Featured Apps section, which came along after the porn debacle. Just in case you were wondering what Vine is all about, this app allows users to...

Twitter Vine Does Porn

01/28/2013, You might have heard of Twitter Vine before, and if you haven’t, let us bring you the low down in a nutshell. Basically, Twitter’s Vine functions as an app which enables you to create (and of course, share – after all, that is what modern day...

Google+ Ranked 2nd Place Behind Facebook In Active Users Report

01/28/2013, In the world of social media, there’s no doubt Facebook is the absolute king of complete time wasters, which leaves a number of people interested in social media wondering what service follows Facebook. A new report published by Trendstream may...

All 100 US Senators Have A Twitter Account

01/20/2013, History is made over the weekend, not just because of the country’s first black president being sworn in for his second term, Congress too, has achieved a milestone of their own. It is said that for the first time in history, the entire slew of 100 US...

AIDS Awareness Tweet Make Its Home On Times Square Billboard

01/20/2013, In this day and age, the word “AIDS” is no longer taboo, and with the right amount of cash and medical care, you can more or less manage the disease for a long time, such as Magic Johnson. Well, in order to raise more awareness about HIV/AIDS and with...

Twitter Is Worth $11 Billion And May Even Go Public Next Year

01/03/2013, According to Greencrest Capital, Twitter may begin preparing for a public debut this year, and might even start the offer in 2014. Greencrest Capital, a firm that studies soon-to-be IPO businesses, says that Twitter’s plans are quite obvious due to...

Twitter Asked To Censor Hate Speech

01/02/2013, #SiMonFilsEstGay (“If my son is gay”) made the trend on Twitter for a few days in France, prompting the country’s Minister of Women’s Rights, Najat Belkacem-Vallaud, to share her thoughts that Twitter ought to censor hate speech....

Twitter Says You Can Now Download Your Archived Tweets

12/19/2012, Earlier this week, we mentioned that Twitter is beginning to allow its users to download their old tweets. The report was substantiated when a few users reported that a “Your Twitter Archive” option was found at the on-site settings menu....

Twitter Announces 200 Million Monthly Active Users

12/18/2012, After wrapping up the year with its 2012 Year On Twitter, and launching a foray of updates that included photo filters, new profile updates, and the capability to download tweets, the insanely popular micro-blogging service is announcing today that it now...

Twitter reportedly offered Instagram $525 million to acquire it

12/17/2012, Earlier this year when Facebook announced that they would be acquiring Instagram, it was reported that Twitter had initially been interested in the acquisition as well, with Facebook beating them to the punch. However according to recent reports, it seems...