| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:11 PM
A former Twitter employee is suing the company, alleging that the social media giant fired him for being too old.
The lawsuit was filed by former Twitter employee Peter Taylor, who alleged he was fired last year with no warning and a month after the...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 3:08 PM
The man behind the viral Twitter account @HiddenCash will pay the city of Whittier $5,000 after one of his public scavenger hunts caused extensive damage to William Penn Park.
The damage occurred after hundreds of people assembled late on June 10 at the...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 6:23 PM
Gloria McVeigh considers herself pretty savvy relative to the safety and pitfalls of technology, so much so that she's taken to helping her older neighbor, a novice, with his online banking.
So she was a little startled Wednesday to learn how much of her...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:53 PM
For 18 years and counting, Ray Atiyeh has worked tirelessly to expand and improve Lehigh Valley SportsFest, the annual summer amateur sports festival held in and around Allentown.
The same can be said for 2014.
New events always spark new interest...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 1:21 PM
Actor Jason Biggs was fully owning his Malaysia Airlines Twitter joke on Thursday morning. But by the afternoon, he'd switched to owning up.
"Hey all- ok, so- I am deleting my previous tweets. People were offended, and that was not my intent. Sorry to...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 10:52 AM
The team is camped out in the company's sixth-floor conference room, all eyes trained on a large flat-screen TV mounted on the lime-green wall. On the screen is a scrolling Twitter feed filled with photos of a muscular, tattooed gentleman posing in...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 7:17 PM
Tony Gwynn, appreciated throughout baseball for his wizardry with a bat and beloved in San Diego for his loyalty to his adopted city, died Monday. He was 54.
Gwynn died in a Poway hospital after a four-year battle with cancer, the National Baseball Hall...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 10:38 AM
If your Twitter account suddenly retweeted a heart and a seemingly random string of letters and numbers, you aren't alone: TweetDeck was hacked.
Tweetdeck is Twitter's app for creating timelines and tracking lists in a column format. It appears the...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 1:01 PM
Hashtags, retweets and in-tweet purchases? A new feature that temporarily popped up this week on Twitter's mobile app indicates the micro-blogging social network might be getting ready to step into e-commerce.
Earlier this week, a "Buy now" button...
| Jun 5, 2014
He describes himself in his Twitter bio as being great at bringing people together. And he has 350,000 followers, so it must be true. Right?
Sorry, no. He's a phony. And with Twitter having more than 800 million registered users, he's hardly alone....
| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:40 AM
Sometimes sticking your neck out on social media makes for a long day.
After the U.S. defeated Ghana on Monday in World Cup play, the airline tweeted its congratulations. The tweet contained two photos:
One to represent the U.S.: The Statue of...