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Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013

Symantec: Phishing Attacks Have Been Setting Twitter Aflutter

Symantec: Phishing Attacks Have Been Setting Twitter Aflutter

Twitter recently announced that the details of around 250,000 users may have been compromised before it discovered and stopped an attack on their network. Over the past few months, the Symantec response team has observed one particular attack taking place on Twitter.

Monday, 28 Jan 2013

Google+ Now Second Most Popular Social Network

Google+ Now Second Most Popular Social Network

In the last quarter of 2012, Google+ became the second most popular social media on the Internet, just slightly behind Facebook. In third place was Youtube, another Google product, while Twitter was in fourth place.

Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012

Twitter Mobile Now Available in Arabic and Farsi

Twitter Mobile Now Available in Arabic and Farsi

Twitter has announced today that its mobile website will be available in two new languages, namely Arabic and Farsi. The feat was accomplished thanks to an expansive team of approximately 13,000 volunteers.

Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012

Twitter Debuts Photo Editing Features

Twitter Debuts Photo Editing Features

The update to Twitter's iPhone and Android applications will enable users to edit photos in new ways, such as adding filters, photo frames, as well as an auto-enhance capability to its image sharing feature.

Monday, 10 Dec 2012

Instagram Disables Photo Integration Service with Twitter

Instagram Disables Photo Integration Service with Twitter

Facebook confirms it has disabled Instagram's support for Twitter Cards technology, according to AllThingsD.

Friday, 16 Nov 2012

Now You Get to Email Tweets Too, Says Twitter

Now You Get to Email Tweets Too, Says Twitter

According to Twitter's recent blog post, users will soon be able to email a Tweet directly from their Twitter stream to contacts who are not followers or anyone for that matter. This new feature will be rolled out over the coming weeks.

Thursday, 8 Nov 2012

Obama's Victory Tweet Becomes the Most Retweeted Tweet in Twitter History

Obama's Victory Tweet Becomes the Most Retweeted Tweet in Twitter History

Following the U.S. Presidential Elections, Obama's victory tweet has become the most retweeted tweet in all of Twitter's history.

Friday, 28 Sep 2012

Instagram's Number of Daily Active Users Surpasses Twitter

Instagram's Number of Daily Active Users Surpasses Twitter

Instagram has surpassed Twitter in the number of daily mobile users. Instagram now boasts of 7.3 million daily mobile users, while Twitter has about 6.9 million. On top of that, the average amount of time a typical user spends on Instagram is about 257 minutes, compared to 169.9 minutes for Twitter.

Tuesday, 7 Aug 2012

twheel Offers Completely New UI for Twitter

twheel Offers Completely New UI for Twitter

An application called twheel which provides a fun, game-like interface for Twitter is now available for download from the AppStore.

Friday, 27 Jul 2012

Web TV: When Twitter Meets Hollywood

Web TV: When Twitter Meets Hollywood

Rumor has it that Twitter is about take another big step forward in becoming a bona fide media company with plans to host and produce its own web TV content. Talks with Hollywood producers are reportedly underway.

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