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Germany Victory Over Brazil Sets New Twitter Record

07/08/2014, If you’re England and you go crashing out of the World Cup at the semi-finals stage on your home ground, then it would be considered as an unprecedented success. However, in the spiritual home of football, the Seleção are supposed to win the World Cup...

Twitter For Windows Phone Updated After Seven Months

07/08/2014, Twitter today rolled out an update for its Windows Phone application. This major update comes after seven months so Windows Phone users will no doubt appreciate all of the new features included in this release. Some might have thought that Twitter had...

Hackers Controlled Israeli Army Twitter Account For A While

07/04/2014, It seems that the Israeli army’s Twitter account too, is a little bit porous, having been hacked for a while by Internet hackers. According to the military, the Internet hackers posted a fear inducing message that a nuclear facility was the target of...

Twitter Acquires Tap Commerce

06/30/2014, When you grow to be a really large company, and need to find new way of expanding, just what do you do? Some companies decide to up their research and development, others scout the land, so to speak, and see whether there are smaller startups with an idea...

Buy Now Buttons Appear In Twitter App, Hints At Twitter Commerce

06/30/2014, Twitter has been used by all sorts of people, ranging from people who just want to share their thoughts, to huge corporations who use Twitter to share announcements, updates, new product launches and so on. The typical process used by companies usually...

Brazil VS Chile World Cup Match Breaks Twitter Record

06/29/2014, Brazil certainly has plenty of weight on their shoulders this year at the World Cup, considering how they are the hosts, not to mention the fact that they too, have the pressure to win it with Brazil being the spiritual home of soccer. However, the team...

Twitter May Change Retweet For The Better

06/24/2014, Twitter is different from every other social network because it limits users to 140-characters. A tweet can’t have more than that, and mind you, that’s 140-characters, not alphabets, so brevity is its salient feature. The Retweet feature is a...

Twitter Acquires SnappyTV, Bolsters Amplify Program

06/20/2014, Twitter, just like Facebook, is a social media service. While bought platforms offer up a different experience, both are trying to include more features and tools that will attract more users and keep current users interested. We’ve seen Twitter acquire...

High School Student Suspended Over Sarcastic Tweet

06/20/2014, The thing about online messages is that they don’t carry emotion very well, so sometimes what someone says could be construed as offensive, when in reality the other person was only making a joke that has somehow lost its translation over the internet....

Twitter “Animated GIFs” Are Actually MP4s

06/19/2014, It was announced yesterday that Twitter had turned a corner, introducing animated GIF support to their micro blogging service. This was one particular request by Twitter users over the past few years, and it is nice to hear that Twitter has listened to...

Animated GIF Support Comes To Twitter

06/18/2014, Oh you’re definitely going to love this little change from Twitter! The world’s most popular microblogging service announced today that support for animated GIFs has now been added to Twitter on the web as well as the mobile applications. The...

Twitter Quadcopter Snaps Photos As It “Drones” Around

06/17/2014, Twitter, the micro blogging site that has definitely done its fair bit to help our generation communicate more efficiently in 140 characters or less, has jumped aboard the drone bandwagon by unveiling a new Twitter account that is connected to a...

Twitter Introduces Bing Translate Feature In iOS App

06/15/2014, Micro blogging channel Twitter has introduced a brand new feature to the iOS version of its app, that is, Bing Translate that is powered by the folks over at Microsoft. The app will now have the capabilities to be able to figure out a tweet that has been...