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Facebook and Twitter to end up as BBM apps in next update?

01/31/2012, When the BlackBerry was first released all those years ago, it opened up a whole new window of mobile communication, and with the arrival of BlackBerry Messenger 6 at the end of July 2011, we saw other apps being integrated and offered BBM connectivity to...

Tweets prevent two British tourists from entering the US

01/30/2012, While it’s common knowledge to be careful about what you say in public, it looks like that practice will have to apply to tweets as well. It has been reported that two British tourists were recently barred from entering the US when Homeland Security...

Thailand embraces Twitter’s censorship move

01/29/2012, The kingdom of Thailand is the first country in the world that has agreed to Twitter’s recent controversial move that allows certain countries to censor tweets, and the Thai authorities have also done their bit to endorse this new policy in a public...

Twitter filters content by geographical boundaries

01/27/2012, Twitter has hopped aboard the censorship bandwagon, announcing (or rather, tweeting would have been more appropriate, although it would be pretty hard to squeeze in everything that they want to say of such magnitude in 140 characters or less) that they...

Tweeting Sensor “talks” to Twitter

01/20/2012, UC Technology has unveiled what they call a Tweeting Sensor, where it is a device that will post temperature and humidity data to Twitter at regular intervals, allowing you to check on it remotely on Twitter through various means including a smartphone,...

Laser gun aims to turn Twitter posts into art

12/29/2011, In an effort to combine social media with art, Matt Richardson has built a laser gun that shoots out tweets, which we guess based on the photo above could be interpreted as art (it is subjective after all). The “laser gun” is a combination of Twitter...

Lady Gaga Facebook and Twitter accounts hacked, fans phished

12/20/2011, It has been reported that Lady Gaga, one of the most popular pop stars of this generation, had her Facebook and Twitter account hacked. The hackers then used her account to send messages to all her fans – inviting them to submit their details to win...

Twitter revamped in time for the New Year

12/08/2011, It wasn’t too long ago since Twitter introduced the current layout we use now on the official website, but it looks like the company is keen on starting the New Year with a new layout. Twitter has announced today a brand new version of the...

Twitter seats at theaters

12/07/2011, It goes without saying that it is anathema to those who do not turn off their smartphones in a theater environment, be it plays, musicals, operas and the like – unless, of course, you’re a teeny bopper who thinks that Justin Bieber is the next...

Twitter for BlackBerry now supports multiple accounts

12/06/2011, If you’ve got multiple Twitter accounts and you’re using the official Twitter app for BlackBerry to Tweet, we’ve got some good news for you. RIM has announced a new update that will let folks like you Tweet from multiple accounts without...

First tweet from PlayStation Vita

11/23/2011, In life, there is plenty of “firsts” involve – who can forget the first time they kissed a girl, and how about that girlfriend of yours with the first night spent together on a romantic riverside cruise, never mind that both of you are...

HTC Desire S firmware update released

11/23/2011, Are you living in Europe and use the Desire S as your smartphone of choice? If you are, then you will be pleased to hear that HTC Europe has just announced that folks who rely on the HTC Desire S as their primary tool of communication in that part of the...

Samsung Galaxy S2 officially confirmed for ICS 4.0 update

11/17/2011, This one was a given, but we can’t help but love it when it has been officially confirmed. The Samsung Galaxy S2 has been officially confirmed by Samsung UK to receive the Android Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0 update, although there was no dates mentioned,...