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Twitter Now Lets You Retweet Yourself

06/14/2016, Some of us work really hard to craft tweets that get dozens of retweets soon after we send them out, but for a vast majority of twitter users, regularly getting retweets can be a rare occurrence. If you are one of those users, Twitter is here to help you...

Passwords Of 32 Million Twitter Accounts Leaked

06/09/2016, Multiple reports suggest that there has been a significant leak of login credentials for one of the most widely used social networks. Apparently login credentials of some 32 million Twitter users have been compromised and leaked online, they’re now...

Twitter Reportedly Considered A Merger With Yahoo

06/03/2016, The Yahoo we know today is definitely not the Yahoo that many of us grew up with back in the day. The company has definitely evolved over the years, although it seems not necessarily for the better as it appears that they are struggling, so much so that...

Most Followed Account On Twitter Hacked

05/31/2016, Twitter has had more than its fair share of ups and downs over the past few years. It has had some bad press as well, and it certainly won’t gain good press when the most followed account on Twitter gets hacked. The account belongs to pop superstar...

Twitter To Enable 30-Second Spotify Clip Previews On Your Timeline

05/26/2016, A couple of years ago, Twitter announced a feature called Audio Cards which basically allowed users to embed links that could play within Twitter itself, as opposed to having to launch a separate website. However at that time, the feature was only...

Periscope’s Broadcasts Are Now Saved By Default

05/25/2016, Early this month we reported that Periscope had begun testing out a way for users to save their broadcasts. This was done by added the “#Save” tag in the title of their broadcast and it would be saved. Obviously this is a rather inefficient method of...

More Than 2,500 Twitter Accounts Hijacked To Promote Adult Sites

05/24/2016, The thing about having many followers on social media websites like Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook is that you’ve got to be careful of what you say, because what you say could be read by thousands or millions of people, some of whom could take what...

Twitter Details What Won’t Count Against 140 Characters

05/24/2016, It was reported a couple of weeks ago that Twitter is going to relax the rules related to its 140 characters limit for tweets. The company today announced that it’s going to allow users to express even more in 140 characters, meaning that it’s...

Twitter Reportedly Testing A Night Mode For Its Android App

05/24/2016, Night mode is a feature that made its debut with e-readers and e-reader apps. The idea is that at night when the lights are dim, a darker background might prove to be more soothing to the eyes than a bright, glaring white screen. Even Apple has introduced...

Periscope’s ‘Go Live’ Button Will Be Integrated Into Twitter

05/16/2016, If you’re someone who loves using Periscope and its live broadcasting feature, you might be interested to learn that according to a report from The Verge, it seems that the Twitter app will be getting a “Go Live” button which will allow users to...

Twitter Gets Flexible On 140-Character Limit

05/16/2016, Earlier in the year, there were whispers of Twitter actually allowing 10,000 character tweets, but it looks as though that is not going to happen anytime soon. Rather, those who make full use of Twitter and would like to have a wee bit more wiggle room in...

Periscope Testing Allowing Users To Save Their Broadcasts

05/05/2016, Unlike YouTube where you can always revisit old videos, the whole point of Periscope to stream live videos on the spot, meaning that if you miss it then that’s just too bad. This is fine we guess if you did not put much effort in your streams, but if...