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Twitter Introduces Conversational Ads

01/06/2016, In general people seem to dislike most ads, which is why tools like ad blockers exist. However some have suggested that maybe we don’t need ad blockers if advertisers can create ads that we might actually be interested in seeing, or delivering them in a...

Twitter May Allow 10,000 Character Tweets This Year

01/05/2016, Twitter has stuck with its 140 character limit for tweets through thick and thin though recently it decided to remove this limit from direct messages which now have a limit of 10,000 characters. According to a new report the company is considering doing...

Twitter Updates Mac App

12/30/2015, Twitter, who recently updated their policy in order to better define certain issues, have also taken a look at the long-neglected Mac app in order to introduce a refresh – and a major one at that, too. We are talking about the introduction of...

Twitter Updates Policy

12/29/2015, Cyber-bullying is a very real issue, that is for sure. After all, parents and guardians would know all about growing up in an environment where words will cause hurt to a child’s psyche, and would most probably much prefer to face sticks and stones...

Twitter Drone A Possibility?

12/21/2015, Drones are pretty interesting devices – especially when you think out of the box to applying its use, although they will now need to be registered with the FAA with each purchase. While drones are also said to be a decent tool for making deliveries,...

Apple Shuts Down Social Analytics Firm

12/16/2015, When you are as cash rich as Apple, it would make plenty of sense to purchase a company that has the tools that you require, rather than kicking off a Research & Development initiative from scratch. After all, why reinvent the wheel? The other plus...

Twitter Improves Photo Sharing Experience

12/07/2015, Twitter is a great source for real-time news and photo sharing is a big part of that, even users themselves share photos via Twitter, so it’s an integral part of the Twitter experience now. The microblogging network today announced that it’s...

Belgians Flood Twitter With Cat Pics To Show Solidarity

11/23/2015, In case you haven’t followed the latest news, earlier the city of Brussels was placed on the highest level of terror alert following very credible and real threats. Police were placed all over the city which also means that for active Twitter users,...

Twitter Appears To Be Testing Emoji Reactions

11/16/2015, Recently Twitter replaced the ability to “favorite” tweets with “likes”, making the feature similar to Facebook and Instagram. Is this a good move by the company? We suppose for now there are some who are fine with it, and some who aren’t, but...

Russia Wants Twitter To Store User Data Within The Country

11/11/2015, It is understandable why some companies are hesitant to allow governments access to their data, and in the past we have seen companies fight to prevent that from happening. However there are some parts of the world in which the fight would prove to be a...

Verizon’s $50 Gift Card DM On Twitter Is Legit

11/03/2015, As you might have heard, Verizon has launched two new phones from Motorola in the form of the Droid Turbo 2 and the Droid Maxx 2. To celebrate the launch of the devices, Verizon held a DROID Seeker game which basically gave away 200 Droid Turbo 2 phones,...

Twitter Replaces Favorites With Likes

11/03/2015, Twitter is making quite a fundamental change today, it’s replacing the option to “Favorite” tweets with the option to “Like” them. Favorites were an easy way for users to show that they supported or acknowledged a tweet, some...

Twitter Raises Follow Limit To 5,000

10/27/2015, Twitter, just like Instagram and Facebook, lets you follow other users. These users might be your friends, family, celebrities, brands, news outlets, and so on, and by following you basically get to see whenever a new status has been posted. However prior...

Twitter Remembers It Has A Mac App, Promises Update

10/21/2015, If you forgot that Twitter has an app for Mac no one is going to hold it against you because for all intents and purposes it seemed like Twitter itself had forgotten that it had a Mac app. Luckily the company has got its memory back and today it has...