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Man feeds dog via Twitter

03/05/2012, Going away for a few days is definitely a welcome treat for anyone who has had a long week at work, but for those who own pets such as dogs, getting a neighbor to mind them might prove to be rather difficult, and boarding them could prove to carve out a...

Lady Gaga surpasses 20 million Twitter followers

03/05/2012, Britney Spears and Lady Gaga might be artists from different eras, separated by a decade or so in terms of exploding onto the mainstream consciousness, and the latter is definitely far more popular than the former, although each of them do hold respective...

Twitter sells old tweets to businesses

02/29/2012, Twitter might be in a wee bit of trouble, as it was discovered that the micro blogging company has made some money off its old tweets of users through the sales of those to businesses. Around 7 million people in Britain rely on Twitter to post short...

Open heart surgery tweeted by hospital

02/24/2012, Do you sometimes wonder what has become of the current generation who seem far more glued to their mobile devices than they are interested in paying attention to people around them? I guess tweeting around the dining table is not a habit we would like to...

Twitter breaks 500 million user mark?

02/23/2012, Facebook has got more than 850 million registered users in their database, and what kind of numbers does micro blogging site Twitter ring up? We have just been informed that the 500 million registered user barrier was broken – at least according to...

Twitter app for iPhone and Android updated

02/21/2012, Twitter has just announced new versions of its mobile app for both the iPhone and Android devices. The apps bring back some high-demand features that used to be present in the app, as well as some new design and functionality improvements. Both versions...

Twitter agrees to first Russian search deal

02/21/2012, Twitter has cozied up with Russia after signing their first search deal with Yandex. Never heard of Yandex? Here is a quick primer – Yandex is the market leader in search in Russia, allowing their users to search Twitter for information in...

Twitter working to get rid of hashbang URLs

02/21/2012, The use of the hashbang (#!) by Twitter (among other websites) appears to have received quite a lot of hate. While we’re sure that there are merits for the use of the hashbang, such as potentially faster loading times as it utilizes JavaScript routing...

BlackBerry PlayBook Twitter and Kindle apps on the way?

02/17/2012, We all know that the BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 update is arriving next week, but it looks like some long-awaited apps might be on the way as well. According to Best Buy Canada’s product page for the PlayBook, it suggests that we might be seeing a...

New Twitter is now for everyone

02/16/2012, Late last year, Twitter started rolling out its brand new user interface to users all across the world, and as of today – the rollout of “New Twitter” is finally complete. According to an announcement on the official Twitter blog, everybody...

Death By A Thousand Tweets

02/10/2012, The next time you complain that your working hours are just way too long, and pulling 18 hour shifts at the office is going to be the death of you, perhaps you will be able to sympathize with resident writer for Japanese comedy website Omokoro, Sebuyama....

Sky News clamps down on Twitter use

02/08/2012, Sky News has informed journalists on their payroll to refrain from reposting information from any Twitter users who are not under the payroll of the broadcaster, as revealed by an email to staff yesterday as new social media guidelines for Sky News...

Brazilian Federal Attorney’s Office sues Twitter

02/07/2012, Despite Twitter’s recent move to censor tweets by region, it looks like it isn’t enough to keep the Brazilian Federal Attorney Office happy. It recently received a lawsuit from the Brazilian Federal Attorney Office, requesting that it suspends...

Twitter more addictive than smoking and alcohol?

02/07/2012, What is your favorite vice? Drinking? Taking a long drag from your favorite cigarette? How about being more ‘hip’ – by being addicted to Twitter? Researchers who made an attempt at measuring just how folks resist their desires claim that...