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Quote Tweet Introduced For Android

04/14/2015, If you are an Android user, then chances are you are still waiting for Periscope to appear – although that might still take some time so a fair bit of waiting is still required. Well, one might be pleased to know that the Quote Tweet feature for...

Google Reportedly Mulling Buying Twitter

04/07/2015, The market has taken note of chatter this morning pertaining to a possible acquisition of Twitter. The microblogging network’s shares are up some 3.5 percent today as rumors circulate that it is fending off takeover bids from some major companies....

Turkey Intends To Prevent Hostage Image From Spreading Online

04/06/2015, There are no borders on the Internet, and over here in cyberspace, walls and fences come tumbling down, and it would also require a very different kind of surveillance in order to keep track of things. In fact, a Turkish court has issued an order to...

Periscope For Android Coming Soon

04/05/2015, Last week Twitter launched the Periscope app which was the company’s answer to Meerkat. However the app was only available on iOS devices which had many wondering if Twitter would be releasing it for Android, or if it might be an iOS exclusive. It turns...

Periscope Updated With Enhanced Location Privacy

04/02/2015, Just last week Twitter launched Periscope, an app that would allow mobile users to create live video streams in which other users could tune into. The app was meant to compete with Meerkat and for the most part it looks like Twitter did a good job, but...

Twitter Launches Periscope, Live Video Streaming App For iOS

03/26/2015, On social media websites like Facebook or Twitter, users can tweet and post their statuses live and update them as they go along. This is great if you’re following a particular user for a particular reason, like news, updates on events, covering of a...

Twitter Testing Autoplaying Videos On iOS Devices

03/23/2015, Could autoplaying a video result in the user actually watching it? That’s the question Twitter is trying to answer as the company has recently begun testing the autoplaying of videos in its feed for users on iOS devices. This was confirmed by a Twitter...

Twitter Helps Verified Users Stave Off Internet Trolls

03/23/2015, Social networks like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or even forums and websites all have trolls on them in some way or the other. Keeping them away can be pretty difficult since it would be easy to just create a new account. However it looks like if...

Twitter Testing A Browser In Its App

03/05/2015, If you tap on a link in a tweet right now, in Twitter’s official mobile app, you will be taken to the default browser of your smartphone. It can be a pain to switch back and forth between apps if you’re quickly trying to catch up on Twitter...

Man Questioned By Police After His Twitter Bot Made Death Threats

02/13/2015, Bots are great for helping to automate and complete tasks for those who might be too busy to do it themselves. For example we’ve seen how gamers have relied on bots to help them farm for content in video games, but it’s all fun and games until someone...

Twitter Tests Out Multi-Photo Layouts

02/12/2015, Ah, Twitter – the micro blogging platform that has certainly seen its fair share of drama and adventure. In fact, it was just a couple of days ago when Newsweek’s Twitter account was hacked, seeing threats issued at the First Family, while we have...

Teen Allegedly Fired From New Job Over A Tweet

02/09/2015, The thing about social media is that for the most part, it is public which also means that you’ve got to be careful about what you post and say in the event that someone sees it and you could get in trouble over it. For example we’ve seen people get...