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Twitter Blocks Newspaper’s Tweets In Turkey

01/18/2015, Social media company Twitter has complied with Turkey’s ‘national security’ blackout demand, and in the process, it also saw the blocking of a newspaper’s tweets. It was either this, or get banned completely in the country –...

Choose Your Own Adventure Variant Now On Twitter

01/15/2015, When you were a whole lot younger, and do happen to read this thing known as “books” – you know, tomes of paper that do not need any battery in order to work, albeit having the most basic of all navigational gestures, I am quite sure that the...

Twitter Helped To Drive 18.2% Of Box Office Sales In The UK [Study]

01/14/2015, Social media plays a huge role in helping companies launch new products, post updates, run promotions, and so on, which is why it does not come as a huge surprise to learn that Twitter has had a role in helping to drive box office sales in the UK. Twitter...

U.S. Central Command Twitter Account Hacked

01/12/2015, Earlier today the official U.S. Central Command Twitter account was hacked. Apparently this was done by a group claiming to represent ISIS. The compromised account was then used to spread military data but most of it didn’t seem to be sensitive...

Twitter Reportedly Considering Selling Ad Space In Other Apps

01/12/2015, Facebook has been busy monetizing themselves away, but as far as Twitter is concerned, we haven’t really seen any big pushes by the social media network. Recently we’ve seen them try to sell ad space within a person’s “Following” list although...

Twitter’s ‘While You Were Away’ Feature Is Rolling Out

01/01/2015, It is very easy to miss out on tweets if you tend to check the microblogging network after every few hours. Twitter has almost always stuck with the chronological structure to display tweets that were posted while you were away but that is changing now....

Twitter Experiments With Selling Ad Space In “Following” Lists

12/30/2014, Facebook has features like sponsored posts and promoted posts which are basically posts paid by users/companies to appear in your News Feed to entice you to click it. Well it looks like Twitter could be considering something similar of their own....

Twitter Patterns Could Be Used To Improve City

12/29/2014, Twitter is an extremely powerful social media tool, and there has been suggestions to use Twitter feeds to gauge the next interest rate level, now how about that? Apart from that, the next time you decide to paint the town red at night, then you might...

Twitter Resolves Log In Issues

12/29/2014, I was alarmed to find out that I had been locked out of the Twitter app on my Android device when I fired it up this morning, and instantly presumed the worst, that I had been hacked. I found out through Facebook that there was a server-side issue that...

Facebook And Twitter To Help Set Interest Rates?

12/29/2014, It seems that the reach of both Facebook and Twitter are farther than I originally thought – in fact, it seems that the Bank of England might actually turn to those two social media channels in an effort to set interest rates. Basically, we have...

Twitter Log In Issues: It’s Not Your Fault

12/28/2014, I am quite sure that some of us have run into issues when it comes to signing in to Twitter for the past few hours, which means you are one who is unable to live without being connected to the Internet in some way or another for long. Having said that,...

Tweets To Get Detailed Location After Twitter And Foursquare Deal

12/17/2014, Twitter is reportedly working on providing its users with relevant information, which will sit nicely with the real-time aspect of this microblogging network, and to make that happen the company wants to add a layer of detailed location information to...

World Cup Is Most Tweeted Event Ever

12/09/2014, Now that we are coming to the end of the year, you can be sure that there will be market research companies coming up with various statistics for the year – and the most tweeted event for the year would be part of it, too. It so happens that with...