RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Twitter, Inc.

Twitter, Inc.
A collection of news and information related to Twitter, Inc. published by this site and its partners.

Top Twitter, Inc. Articles

Displaying items 56-66
  • Social media surveillance intensifies debate on freedoms in Egypt

    Social media surveillance intensifies debate on freedoms in Egypt
    The introduction of a system for mass surveillance of social media in Egypt has triggered fresh accusations that authorities seek to suppress freedoms, although Interior Ministry officials insist it is primarily designed to fight terrorism. The new...
  • The world is aTwitter as more world leaders connect

    MIAMI Have you been struggling over how to boost your Twitter followers? Note to self: Become the leader of one of the most populous countries on the planet. It worked for @NarendraModi that's India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi who within weeks...
  • TweetDeck bug reminiscent of 2006 Myspace attack

    Though being bombarded with vulgar alerts may have been a novel experience for many of TweetDeck’s users, the bug that caused the problems is nothing new. It’s called a "cross-site scripting" vulnerability, a bug that basically causes data...
  • Harrison Ford injures ankle on ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ set

     
    Harrison Ford sustained an ankle injury during filming Thursday on the set of “Star Wars: Episode VII.” The actor, who […]...
  • Three years in, future of Google Plus remains unclear

    Three years ago this month, Google Inc. launched a new social network with high hopes of countering the rising tide of Internet users who were flocking to Facebook. That hasn't happened. But experts say Google Plus has served a valuable purpose for the...
  • In Peoria, parody and self-parody

    In Peoria, parody and self-parody
    These days, social media are a big part of politics. So when Rahm Emanuel embarked on his race for mayor of Chicago in 2010, it was no surprise to see @MayorEmanuel appear on Twitter. The surprise came in the tweets, like a proposed campaign slogan:...
  • TweetDeck hacked: Twitter client back online after security breach

    TweetDeck hacked: Twitter client back online after security breach
    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...
  • In Amazon battle, book culture is the casualty

    In Amazon battle, book culture is the casualty
    About a month ago I quit Amazon cold turkey, and I feel great. I have bought nothing from Amazon since May 16. Not a book, not a DVD, not an MP3. After years of purchasing pop culture from the mega e-retailer at an embarrassing pace — even as I...
  • Yo, you've been hacked

    Yo, you've been hacked
    Perhaps because of either its absurdity or its simplicity, a messaging app called Yo, which doesn’t do much more than send a contact a voice recording of someone saying “Yo,” has gone viral this week. “Yo is a single-tap zero...
  • Honda ratchets back prime-time ads to launch concerts, music channel

    Honda ratchets back prime-time ads to launch concerts, music channel
    American Honda Motor Co. plans to pull money from prime time and other television advertising to launch its own music-streaming channel and sponsor dozens of high-profile concerts and music tours. The move is an attempt to attract young car buyers....
  • Rachel Marsden: CIA makes an ill-advised foray into the Twitterverse

    PARIS -- On June 6, the Central Intelligence Agency joined the social media platform Twitter with its first tweet: "We can neither confirm nor deny that this is our first tweet." Presumably this is an attempt by the agency to develop its "brand." Here's...