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Twitter CEO tries to quell revolt after rumored move to algorithmic timeline
Twitter CEO tries to quell revolt after rumored move to algorithmic timeline
Yesterday, news broke that Twitter was preparing to launch a new 'algorithmic timeline' which would reorder your timeline in levels of popularity ...... 06 Feb 2016
Twitter has suspended over 125,000 accounts for 'threatening or promoting terrorist acts'
Twitter has suspended over 125,000 accounts for 'threatening or promoting terrorist acts'
Twitter made an important post this week, explaining how they are taking actions against accounts that promote terrorism. The microblogging ...... 06 Feb 2016
Twitter executives flee en masse, Dorsey forced to tweet
Twitter executives flee en masse, Dorsey forced to tweet
Twitter's stock has been in steep decline for majority of the past year. The plunge didn't stop quite the opposite when co-founder Jack ...... 25 Jan 2016 - 1 comment
New Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey gives 1/3 of his shares back to employees
New Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey gives 1/3 of his shares back to employees
New Twitter CEO Jck Dorsey has given a third of his Twitter shares back to the company's employees, placing them directly into the employee equity pool. ...... 24 Oct 2015
Report: New Twitter CEO Dorsey to lay off employees this week
Report: New Twitter CEO Dorsey to lay off employees this week
According to Re/code, new Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is preparing to make company-wide layoffs this week, his first major decision since being ...... 13 Oct 2015
Twitter to drop 140 character limit with new product?
Twitter to drop 140 character limit with new product?
According to sources, Twitter is building a new product that will allow users Tweet messages that are longer than 140 characters. Anything ...... 01 Oct 2015
Report: Twitter to name Jack Dorsey as permanent CEO
Report: Twitter to name Jack Dorsey as permanent CEO
Twitter's current interim CEO and co-founder Jack Dorsey will be named permanent CEO later this week, according to new reports. Somehow, ...... 01 Oct 2015
Twitter changes direct message character length to 10,000
Twitter changes direct message character length to 10,000
If you were looking to communicate with friends or followers on Twitter, it just got a whole lot easier. Twitter has removed the 140 character ...... 13 Aug 2015
Twitter is catching joke thieves, removing tweets
Twitter is catching joke thieves, removing tweets
Twitter followers are a commodity that can be turned into cash. So it is understandable that the fight for followers is fierce. A lot of ...... 26 Jul 2015
Twitter brings Periscope live streaming app to Android
Twitter brings Periscope live streaming app to Android
Twitter's live streaming app Periscope is now available to download for compatible devices from Google Play after previously being available only on iOS. ...... 26 May 2015
Google Search gets real-time tweets on mobile
Google Search gets real-time tweets on mobile
Google will show real-time tweets in search results provided to mobile devices to keep users up to the moment when searching for topics. ...... 19 May 2015
Domino's to let you order pizza via Twitter
Domino's to let you order pizza via Twitter
Starting next week, Domino's will begin rolling out a 'tweet-to-order' system that will allow hungry consumers to order via Twitter. Making ...... 13 May 2015
Marvel rewards tweeters with new 'Age of Ultron' trailer including better look at Vision
Marvel rewards tweeters with new 'Age of Ultron' trailer including better look at Vision
First thing this morning, Marvel's The Avengers Twitter page tweeted out a simple request: Tweet #AvengersAssemble to 'unlock' a new trailer ...... 04 Mar 2015
Twitter, Google sign deal to include tweets in search results immediately
Twitter, Google sign deal to include tweets in search results immediately
Twitter has signed a deal with search giant Google to have tweets be visible in search results immediately after they are posted. The new ...... 06 Feb 2015
Twitter unveils group direct messages and new mobile video features
Twitter unveils group direct messages and new mobile video features
Twitter has unveiled a few features that it previously announced in September, including group direct messages. Explains Twitter: "The group ...... 27 Jan 2015
Turkey threatens to shut down access to Twitter, Facebook again
Turkey threatens to shut down access to Twitter, Facebook again
Turkey has once again threatened to shut down access to Twitter and Facebook in the nation unless the social media giants block the accounts ...... 18 Jan 2015 - 1 comment
Twitter founder Ev Williams has choice words for Instagram, Facebook
Twitter founder Ev Williams has choice words for Instagram, Facebook
Twitter co-founder and board member Ev Williams had some choice words for rival social media platforms Facebook and Instagram. Speaking during ...... 13 Dec 2014
Twitter sues Feds to lift gag on surveillance scope details
Twitter sues Feds to lift gag on surveillance scope details
Twitter has filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court of Northern California seeking a means to reveal the actual number of national security ...... 09 Oct 2014
R.I.P. Twitpic
R.I.P. Twitpic
Twitpic is officially shutting down, meaning millions of your photo links on Twitter will soon go dark. The service, once the most popular ...... 06 Sep 2014 - 1 comment
Twitter: 8.5 percent of all active accounts are automated
Twitter: 8.5 percent of all active accounts are automated
Twitter has announced in a regulatory filing that "up to approximately 8.5%" of its active accounts are completely automated "without any discernible ...... 14 Aug 2014
Twitter announces acquisition of Namo Media
Twitter announces acquisition of Namo Media
Twitter has announced the acquisition of advertising firm Namo Media in an effort to shore up their own native advertising business. The ...... 07 Jun 2014
CIA makes first tweet; can't confirm it's the first
CIA makes first tweet; can't confirm it's the first
The CIA took to Twitter to speak to the social network for the first time today, and it's first tweet was very fitting. The folks over at ...... 06 Jun 2014 - 1 comment
Xbox One getting HBO Go, Twitter, Vine, Showtime Anytime, Comedy Central and dozens more
Xbox One getting HBO Go, Twitter, Vine, Showtime Anytime, Comedy Central and dozens more
Microsoft has announced a huge increase to its entertainment app line-up, including HBO Go, Showtime Anytime and a Twitter experience optimized for TV. ...... 04 Jun 2014 - 3 comments
Twitter to let you mute annoying people that you don't want to fully unfollow
Twitter to let you mute annoying people that you don't want to fully unfollow
Ever wish you could silence people in your Twitter stream without necessarily having to unfollow them? Soon enough, you will be able to. ...... 13 May 2014
Twitter adds better security including suspicious logins notifications
Twitter adds better security including suspicious logins notifications
Twitter has finally added new security features including the ability to reset their passwords via SMS, and the addition of suspicious logins notifications. ...... 11 May 2014 - 1 comment
Turkish Prime Minister threatens Twitter again, this time over tax evasion
Turkish Prime Minister threatens Twitter again, this time over tax evasion
Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has threatened microblogging site Twitter again, this time accusing it of tax evasion. The PM ...... 15 Apr 2014 - 6 comments
Nearly half of Twitter's registered users have never tweeted
Nearly half of Twitter's registered users have never tweeted
According to a new report, 44 percent of Twitter's registered users have never tweeted, a huge number that cannot make the microblogging service happy. ...... 13 Apr 2014 - 4 comments
Twitter purchases Android lockscreen app Cover
Twitter purchases Android lockscreen app Cover
Twitter has confirmed its acquisition of Cover, a lockscreen app for Android devices that lets users customize what applications and shortcuts ...... 08 Apr 2014
15 new types of advertisements are headed to your Twitter feed
15 new types of advertisements are headed to your Twitter feed
Twitter, in their ongoing efforts to monetize the platform and bring in revenue, will be introducing fifteen new types of advertisements and ...... 06 Apr 2014
Turkey lifts Twitter ban after court ruling, international pressure
Turkey lifts Twitter ban after court ruling, international pressure
Turkey's telecoms authority has confirmed that a two week ban on Twitter has been lifted in the country following a court ruling found it breached ...... 04 Apr 2014
Twitter adds photo tagging, ability to have 4 photos in one post
Twitter adds photo tagging, ability to have 4 photos in one post
Twitter has rolled out two new mobile features for its service, one that it says should make Twitter "more social." The first is photo tagging, ...... 27 Mar 2014
Twitter gets blocked in Turkey ten days before major election
Twitter gets blocked in Turkey ten days before major election
Turkey's telecommunications regulator has blocked Twitter, following a threat by Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan. There is a major election ...... 21 Mar 2014 - 9 comments
Twitter goes down temporarily due to software glitch
Twitter goes down temporarily due to software glitch
For the second time in two weeks, Twitter was temporarily down today, due to a software glitch. The popular microblogging service was down ...... 12 Mar 2014
Nokia mocks Ellen's blurry Oscars selfies taken with Galaxy Note 3
Nokia mocks Ellen's blurry Oscars selfies taken with Galaxy Note 3
Even though one of Ellen DeGeneres' selfies from last night's Oscars event is the most retweeted image of all-time, that hasn't stopped Nokia ...... 04 Mar 2014
Ellen's star-powered Oscars selfie nears 3 million retweets, smashes record
Ellen's star-powered Oscars selfie nears 3 million retweets, smashes record
Ellen DeGeneres has managed to smash the record for Twitter retweets by a huge margin, and the photo has nearly 3 million retweets as of writing. ...... 03 Mar 2014 - 3 comments
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