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Burger King’s Twitter Account Hacked By McDonald’s Lover

02/18/2013, It seems that the unthinkable has happened – Burger King being bought over by McDonald’s. Well, stranger things have happened in the past, and just in case you were wondering whether this story is true, it isn’t. You will still be able to get...

Pay With a Tweet, Thanks to Amex And Twitter

02/11/2013, American Express announced today their partnership to allow American Express card members to make purchases by tweeting. “You can turn a hashtag into more than just a conversation–you can turn it into a trigger that actually can spark...

Windows Phone Leader Uses Android, And Yes, He Should

02/11/2013, Microsoft’s Windows Phone Leader Joe Belfiore has unintentionally generated some drama over the week-end as he sent a Tweet from an Android smartphone on his way from Finland back to the USA. He was tweeting about a budget Nokia phone he just played...

Twitter Search Function Rummages Through Historic Tweets Now

02/07/2013, The Twitter blog saw the pen, or rather, keyboard (virtual or otherwise) of Twitter search infrastructure engineer Paul Burstein explain Twitter’s intention to assist users in getting “the best content” for their queries. Paul said,...

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...