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Vine Users’ Emails Were Compromised

05/21/2017, Twitter has informed users of its now-defunct Vine platform that their email addresses and in some cases, their phone numbers, were compromised to third parties. The company mentions that the user information was only exposed for a day and that it...

Twitter Users Can Now DM Support For Help

05/16/2017, Back in April it was reported that Twitter was testing out a new support tool that would basically allow users to speak with Twitter Support to resolve any issues that they might have. It looks like that testing is done and concluded because Twitter has...

Twitter’s New NFL Deal Brings Live Video Sans Games

05/11/2017, Twitter’s deal with NFL for its Thursday Night Football games ended this year. Amazon is now streaming those games but the microblogging network has inked another deal with the NFL. While the new deal does feature live video it doesn’t include...


Twitter Using Deep Learning To Recommend Tweets

05/10/2017, With Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, at the start the companies relied on chronological order to display updates on the user’s timeline. However we later saw a change where these social media platforms started to use algorithms to display posts that...

Free Nugget Kid Breaks Record For Most Retweets Ever

05/09/2017, If you’ve been on the internet at any point over the past few months, you might have seen a young man’s appeal online for free nuggets. Carter Wilkerson asked Wendy’s how many retweets will he require to get free nuggets for a year....

Twitter Channel Released For Roku

05/04/2017, Twitter has been working hard on improving its video streaming offerings over the past few months. It recently inked an agreement with Bloomberg to broadcast news from the network around the clock. Twitter has developed apps for smart TV platforms which...

Twitter Announces 16 New Streaming Video Partnerships

05/02/2017, The other day Twitter announced that they had entered into a partnership with Bloomberg in which Twitter would be streaming live news 24/7. However it turns out that isn’t the end of Twitter’s streaming ambitions, but rather the start because the...

Twitter And Bloomberg Team Up For 24-Hour News Streaming

05/01/2017, Twitter is a pretty decent platform to get updated on the news, and publications like Bloomberg is also great if you want to get more in-depth. However it seems that now you’ll be able to get the best of both worlds because it has been announced that...

Twitter Wants To Broadcast Live Videos All Day Long

04/26/2017, While pre-recorded videos are perfectly fine, the ability to watch a live video streamed by people you follow is a different experience entirely. This is why many social media platforms have started to offer up the feature, such as Facebook, Instagram,...

Fake News Is Flooding France Ahead Of Elections

04/21/2017, Fake news is a problem because it misleads where it can cause wrong perceptions, although the impact of fake news probably peaked during the US elections where many believed that the amount of fake news making their rounds had impacted the outcome of the...

Twitter Now Supports Two-Factor Authentication Apps

04/16/2017, If you rely on just a password to protect your online presence then you’re taking a big risk. It’s not uncommon for passwords to get leaked or online services to get breached. That’s why there are additional options one can consider to...

Young Man’s Call For Free Nuggets Brings The Internet Together

04/09/2017, It’s a rare sight when the internet comes together to work towards a common goal but when it does happen, it feels right. The internet has now joined forces to get a young man a year’s worth of free nuggets from Wendy’s. The fast food...

Twitter Lite Is Faster And More Data-Friendly

04/06/2017, Given that Twitter contains mostly text with several images and images thrown in, in terms of data consumption it wouldn’t be quite as intensive compared to Facebook or Instagram. However we guess for those of us living in countries where internet is...