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Scientists use Twitter to work out if it’s raining

11/02/2011, Twitter is a very interesting tool. Besides serving as a source of news or a form of communication for a large number of people worldwide, people have also been studying how tweets have an impact on our lives and world around us. For example, recently...

Minecraft for consoles confirmed to be exclusive for Xbox 360

10/25/2011, Minecraft fans out there, some of you guys might have been excited when Minecraft for the Xbox 360 was announced back in E3, and we’re sure that there are plenty of you guys out there who may have been hoping that it would also make its way over onto...

Twitter shows similar mood patterns present worldwide

10/20/2011, Some researchers recently published the findings of a very interesting study: how the moods of people change throughout the day. According to their study of around 2.4 million users, people usually start the day full of optimism, gradually get more...

Twitter fully integrated into iOS 5

10/12/2011, As most of you should know by now (if you’ve upgraded your iOS devices) that Twitter is fully integrated into iOS 5. Now what does this all mean? Well, if you’re a huge user of Twitter, it basically means good news, and for those of you who...

Twitter phishing scam pretends to be concerned about you

10/11/2011, A new Twitter phishing scam has been on the rise recently, and this time it takes the form of a direct message from hijacked accounts sending out concerned messages to its followers. The messages are something along the lines of: “I saw a real bad...

Tweet Speaker app reads your tweets to you

10/07/2011, What’s the best way to go through the tweets on your timeline without having to read them? You get them read to you of course! Tweet Speaker, a recently released app for iOS devices does just that. Like its name, Tweet Speaker is a Twitter client...

New York has the most Twitter users among cities

10/06/2011, The city of New York has broken yet another record – this time around, Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey announced that New York City alone contains more Twitter users within its walls compared to any other city in the world – while...

Toilet paper dispenser prints tweets and RSS feeds

09/28/2011, Wiping your rear end after letting loose some logs with good quality toilet paper might be a pleasant experience for most of us, but do you know that it is far more environmentally friendly if you had a pipe and hose to clean up after yourself? Well, for...

Share photos on Twitter via text messages

09/21/2011, While I don’t have any official figures, it’s safe to say that most people who use Twitter probably access the social network via an app on their smartphones. But there probably is a significant amount of folks out there who are accessing...

HTC planning Windows 8 tablet as well?

09/20/2011, With Google and Intel announcing a partnership, we reported yesterday that HTC is apparently working on an Intel-powered Android device that is supposedly going to be debuted at CES/MWC 2012 next year. However since power consumption is still a bit hazy...

Twitter Web Analytics roll out

09/13/2011, Do you have a Twitter account? If you answered in the negative, then it is about time you did – it is a powerful social media platform that allows you to keep in touch with what’s going on around – families, corporations, social circles,...