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Twitter Reverts Changes To Its Blocking Policy After User Feedback

12/13/2013, Amid all of the updates Twitter has been rolling out to its service, such as its iOS app being able to send photos through direct messages, Twitter made a controversial decision yesterday to allow blocked users to continue to be able to interact with...

Glassdoor: Twitter Is Best Tech Company To Work For

12/10/2013, How many of you wake up every morning from Monday to Friday, being raring to go to work? Some might dread at the very thought of showing up at the office, even more so when your boss checks up on you in the form of a telepresence robot. Well, I...

Apple Acquires Topsy, A Twitter Analytics Company

12/02/2013, While there are some Apple executives, such as Phil Schiller, who are pretty active on social media such as Twitter, Apple as a company isn’t. Facebook and Twitter posts are rarely seen from the Cupertino company, which is why it is a little odd that...

Budweiser’s Knitbot Will Knit Christmas Sweaters Based On Tweets

11/28/2013, Christmas sweaters have gotten a rather bad rep for being ugly and otherwise rather corny, despite their well intentions to keep its wearer warm during the festive season, but it seems that despite the bad rep, it has not stopped companies from producing...

Twitter Will Now Age-Screen Users Willing To Follow Alcohol Brands

11/26/2013, Twitter today announced that it has implemented a new age-screening system for users who are willing to follow alcohol brands. Seeing as it is a global social network, and the legal drinking age varies in different countries, Twitter will now ask users to...

Twitter Quietly Removes Option To Direct Messaging Anyone

11/19/2013, Just last month, Twitter announced it would make it possible for anyone to send a user of their service a direct message as long as you’re following them. This idea is certainly a departure from the current method of direct messaging, which requires...

Twitter Rolls Out UK Alert Service In Case Of Emergencies

11/18/2013, Folks living in the UK, heads up. Twitter has launched an alert service in the UK that is meant for use during emergencies. Basically, anyone who has decided to sign up to Twitter Alert will be on the receiving end of messages from official organizations...

Twitter Launches Custom Timelines

11/12/2013, Twitter, the world’s second largest social network behind Facebook, has launched a new feature today called custom timelines. Users will have the ability to name their custom timelines and add tweets to it, so basically they’ll have a...

Twitter Data Consumption Problem For Windows Phone Fixed

11/11/2013, The other day we reported that for some reason or the other, Twitter for Windows Phone had started to consume way more data than was necessary. This was due to the app constantly pulling profile images from Twitter’s servers, causing the app to use more...

The Tweeting Bra Sends Tweets Each Time It’s Unhooked

10/28/2013, Ladies keep their bras on for the majority of the day, only to take them off as soon as they get home or when a moment arises where the unhooking of a bra is completely necessary. Some women even take to various social networks to let others know they...