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Streaming On Periscope Without Twitter Account Now Possible

05/12/2015, Live streaming apps Meerkat and Periscope have gained a lot of popularity over the past few months which is why these apps are constantly being updated with new features and improvements to ensure that users don’t jump ship, or that they don’t...

WWF Wants You To Tweet Emoji To Help Save Endangered Animals

05/12/2015, Emojis are cute and fun ways of communicating with your friends. After all a picture is worth a thousand words, right? Taking advantage in the rise in use of emojis, the World Wide Fund for Nature has asked users to start tweeting emojis based on the...

Twitter Disables Playable MS-DOS Games In Tweets

05/04/2015, Last week we reported that the folks over at the Internet Archive discovered that they could embed their MS-DOS games in their tweets, thus allowing gamers to play classic games without having to leave Twitter. This is good for Twitter, isn’t it? After...

After Four Years Of Silence Google+ Finally Tweets

05/01/2015, Google+ was a pretty ambitious project, but sadly it couldn’t turn out the way company wanted it to. The social network just like any other Google product had its Twitter handle, however it hardly made any tweet and the account was only for a namesake.

Enjoy MS-DOS Games On Twitter

04/30/2015, There is just something about old school games, which might seem far too simple in this day and age, but they were certainly engrossing back in the day. We are glad to say that modern computing power has not killed off old games, but rather, it allows a...

Apple Spotlight Search Will Soon Feature Tweets

04/29/2015, Apple and Twitter already work closely together when it comes to integrating the micro-blogging service with the Cupertino company’s software, and it appears that they’re going to take yet another major step to further improve this...

Twitter Announces New Steps To Curb Abuse

04/21/2015, Online abuse is a big problem that social networks in particular find hard to deal with. They have to come up with new policy and product changes to ensure that their users can interact with others without the fear of being harassed or abused online....

Clear App Wants To Scrub Your Social Media Of Inappropriate Content

04/21/2015, We’ve all made a post or comment or two in the past that might be embarrassing if we were to look back at it today, especially if it was made a few years ago when we were younger and more brash. Now those posts could potentially land us in hot water...

United Airlines Bans Researcher From Flying Due To “Joke Tweet”

04/20/2015, 9/11 has changed the way we travel on airlines, that is for sure, with enhanced security checks and the ilk. Having said that, it is also highly imperative that we passengers make sure that we do not end up saying some silly things before flight at the...

Twitter Direct Message Feature Upgraded

04/20/2015, Twitter, the micro blogging site that has its fair share of users, including on astronaut who recently paid homage to Star Trek by snapping a selfie and tweeting about it, all decked out in a Trekkie uniform while she was floating around in the...

Twitter Brings Star Wars Emoji

04/16/2015, Star Wars fans who use Twitter have something amazing to look forward to today. The microblogging network just announced that it’s bringing Star Wars emoji to the service. It has taken this step in anticipation of the theatrical release of Star...

Meerkat Beats Twitter’s Periscope To Android Launch

04/16/2015, A couple of weeks ago, Twitter launched their Meerkat competitor in the form of Periscope, but just like Meerkat, Periscope was only available on iOS devices but a version for Android was promised to be coming soon. However it looks like Meerkat has since...

Periscope Used To Live Stream Game Of Thrones, HBO Not Happy

04/14/2015, Periscope is an app that was launched by Twitter not too long ago. The idea of the app is simple – basically it’s like a mobile version of Twitch where users can broadcast a live video stream of themselves from their mobile devices, making it a...