News tagged ‘twitter’
Wednesday, 21 Mar 2012
Twitter includes advertising in its mobile apps with Promoted tweets. Previously not found on mobile devices, Twitter has announced that Promoted Tweets will now appear on iOS, Android and other mobile platforms.
Tuesday, 13 Mar 2012
Twitter has acquired lightweight blogging service Posterous, which sheds some light on the direction the company seems to be heading.
Friday, 20 Jan 2012
Twitter has acquired Summify, a news aggregation start-up company. The announcement was published on Summify's blog, which left a bittersweet aftertaste for its crew and subscribers since the acquisition also marks the retirement of the popular service.
Thursday, 19 Jan 2012
There were more than 2.4 million SOPA-related tweets during midnight and 4pm Eastern time, according to Twitter. The top five terms were SOPA, Stop SOPA, PIPA, Tell Congress and hashtag #factswithoutwikipedia.
Monday, 19 Dec 2011
In an interesting move, Sweden has decided to hand over its official Twitter account over to its people. A new Swedish person will be given charge of the account every week to offer insight into the lives of the country's inhabitants.
Wednesday, 14 Dec 2011
The television screening in Japan of the ever popular animated movie "Laputa: Castle in the Sky" has led to a new Twitter record of 25,088 tweets per second, TechCrunch reports.
Monday, 5 Dec 2011
It is that time of year again where Twitter highlights the top ten tweets which made a difference in our world.
Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011
Social media listening company Mashwork reported its analysis of Twitter conversations that Microsoft Windows 8 received positive opinions from developers, tech enthusiasts and early adopters.
Monday, 19 Sep 2011
Two of Twitter's earliest investors have left the company's board of directors, the latest change to the fast-growing social media company's leadership.
Monday, 12 Sep 2011
Twitter now has 100 million active users worldwide, an 82 per cent increase from the beginning of this year.