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Twitter Delivers Tweet Translation Capability

01/23/2015, Communication is an extremely important aspect in life – as you need to be able to get your message across, as well as understand what others are trying to tell you, through a conversation – taking into account the type of words used, the...

Angry Tweets Could Increase Risk Of Heart Disease

01/22/2015, Being angry is good – if you know how to channel the anger properly, and be able to come up with the appropriate response to this feeling. However, for most of us who are unable to control our emotions properly, being angry can be detrimental to our...

Twitter For Windows Phone 8.1 Updated

01/21/2015, If you are an avid Twitter user on your mobile handset, especially if you are running on the Windows Phone platform, perhaps you will be pleased as punch to hear that the Twitter app for Windows Phone 8.1 has just seen an update roll out which will...

Twitter Acquires ZipDial

01/20/2015, Twitter has gone shopping recently – and in the process, they have picked up India-based mobile marketing startup ZipDial, making ZipDial their very first acquisition in Asia as it looks to leverage the number of users who are in emerging markets....

Twitter Blocks Newspaper’s Tweets In Turkey

01/18/2015, Social media company Twitter has complied with Turkey’s ‘national security’ blackout demand, and in the process, it also saw the blocking of a newspaper’s tweets. It was either this, or get banned completely in the country –...

Choose Your Own Adventure Variant Now On Twitter

01/15/2015, When you were a whole lot younger, and do happen to read this thing known as “books” – you know, tomes of paper that do not need any battery in order to work, albeit having the most basic of all navigational gestures, I am quite sure that the...

Twitter Helped To Drive 18.2% Of Box Office Sales In The UK [Study]

01/14/2015, Social media plays a huge role in helping companies launch new products, post updates, run promotions, and so on, which is why it does not come as a huge surprise to learn that Twitter has had a role in helping to drive box office sales in the UK. Twitter...

U.S. Central Command Twitter Account Hacked

01/12/2015, Earlier today the official U.S. Central Command Twitter account was hacked. Apparently this was done by a group claiming to represent ISIS. The compromised account was then used to spread military data but most of it didn’t seem to be sensitive...

Twitter Reportedly Considering Selling Ad Space In Other Apps

01/12/2015, Facebook has been busy monetizing themselves away, but as far as Twitter is concerned, we haven’t really seen any big pushes by the social media network. Recently we’ve seen them try to sell ad space within a person’s “Following” list although...

Twitter’s ‘While You Were Away’ Feature Is Rolling Out

01/01/2015, It is very easy to miss out on tweets if you tend to check the microblogging network after every few hours. Twitter has almost always stuck with the chronological structure to display tweets that were posted while you were away but that is changing now....

Twitter Experiments With Selling Ad Space In “Following” Lists

12/30/2014, Facebook has features like sponsored posts and promoted posts which are basically posts paid by users/companies to appear in your News Feed to entice you to click it. Well it looks like Twitter could be considering something similar of their own....

Twitter Patterns Could Be Used To Improve City

12/29/2014, Twitter is an extremely powerful social media tool, and there has been suggestions to use Twitter feeds to gauge the next interest rate level, now how about that? Apart from that, the next time you decide to paint the town red at night, then you might...

Twitter Resolves Log In Issues

12/29/2014, I was alarmed to find out that I had been locked out of the Twitter app on my Android device when I fired it up this morning, and instantly presumed the worst, that I had been hacked. I found out through Facebook that there was a server-side issue that...