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Twitter planning to add photo filters, says report

11/02/2012, Instagram, apart from its photo-centric aesthetic qualities, also features an astute photo filtering service. This makes the photo-sharing platform very very enticing. In fact, it was so enticing that Twitter once considered acquiring the company behind...

Skydrive images posted natively on Twitter timeline

10/30/2012, Should you happen to use both Twitter and Skydrive in a prolific manner, then you would obviously realize that it was possible to only post links to your stream – until today, that is. From now on, Skydrive images will also be able to be posted...

Tweetphony is symphony of tweets

10/24/2012, I always like the way technology and the arts merge together, meeting in the middle and delivering a totally new take on what was once something traditional. The Metropole Orchestra, for instance, will take to the social network Twitter for a performance...

Twitter tests out new “Like” or “Star” buttons

10/23/2012, When it comes to social networks, there are many different options available to the masses. Twitter, the micro blogging site as some like to call it, has introduced a couple of new buttons such as “Like” and “Star” for you to...

German-based users see neo-Nazi Twitter account blocked

10/18/2012, Twitter has set up a block for a neo-Nazi account, preventing access to all and sundry. This particular block was put in place at the request of the German government. Basically, in plain English, this means that tweets on that neo-Nazi account will no...

Flies send tweets via Flytweet

10/17/2012, David Bowen must have quite the vivid imagination to come up with this rather nifty contraption that he calls the “Flytweet”. Basically, the Flytweet’s name gives the game away already, where it functions as a device which is capable of sending out...

Twitter security flaw allows for brute-force password discovery

10/01/2012, Here’s how the current security ecosystem works: benevolent or malevolent security experts find a vulnerability, the tech press covers it, users get upset, and the vulnerability is patched quickly. Today, a key Twitter vulnerability has been made...

Twitter users could be direct message malware victims

09/25/2012, According to some security analysts, suspicious direct messages from Twitter friends with links to Facebook that have started to make their rounds might not be all that simple, especially when there is the very real possibility of them being malicious...

Twitter CEO ignores developers’ anger over recent API changes

09/19/2012, Twitter recently made a whole host of changes to its API. Many of these changes have been meant to limit the access to its API, a move which has irked a lot of developers. The developer community took to the web to protest over the new changes which...

Twitter apps for iPad, iPhone and Android undergo major overhaul

09/18/2012, Social networks are increasingly positioning themselves to cater to the mobile audience in a better way. In a bid to do so, Twitter has now revamped its app for iPad with better design and looks as well as newer features. The new Twitter for iPad app...