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Twitter refuses to suspend British rioters’ accounts

August 10th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Twitter has refused to suspend the accounts of British mass protesters, citing the importance of "freedom of expression".Like the recent revolts in North African ... Read more...

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Twitter co-founder to join news website Huffington Post

March 16th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.16 (ANI): Twitter co-founder Biz Stone will join the American news website Huffington Post, as the firm adds big names to its roster following its 315 million dollars takeover by ... Read more...

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Twitter unveils first major revamp since launch

September 16th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 16 (IANS) Twitter has unveiled its first major revamp since its launch four years ago. The newly-introduced features make it easier for its 160 million users to view photos and ... Read more...

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Twitter’s latest trick: Advertising

April 14th, 2010 - 1:42 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, April 13 (DPA) Microblogging sensation Twitter is starting to turn its cachet into cash. Twitter co-founder Biz Stone announced Tuesday that the service will now feature "sponsored tweets" at the top ... Read more...

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Priyanka Chopra visits Twitter headquarter

March 2nd, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra, who is set to cross the 200,000 mark in Twitter followers, visited the headquarter of the micro-blogging website in San Francisco after ... Read more...

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California Governor Schwarzenegger meets with Twitter founders

August 27th, 2009 - 1:03 pm ICT by BNO News
SAN FRANCISCO (BNO NEWS) -- California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger participated in a moderated question and answer session with the co-founders of Twitter, the popular social networking website, on Wednesday afternoon. Schwarzenegger met with ... Read more...

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‘Malicious’ cause paralyses Twitter

August 7th, 2009 - 6:28 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 7 (IBNS) Twitter had a tough time to manage its site Thursday after it was revealed that it was battling a malicious cause.It was discovered that Twitter was defending against ... Read more...

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Attack by hackers brings Twitter to its knees

August 7th, 2009 - 1:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 7 (DPA) Unidentified hackers brought the microblogging website Twitter to its knees for several hours Thursday. Twitter founder Biz Stone said the site, which was down altogether for about two hours, ... Read more...

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Kutcher, Moore threaten to stop Twittering over reality show plans

May 27th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 27 (ANI): Demi Moore and Ashton Kutcher have expressed their disapproval on Twitter's plans to launch a reality TV show based on the popular micro-blogging site.Twitter, which boasts of more ... Read more...

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Twitter security breach hits Obama’s account

May 4th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 4 (ANI): Twitter, the micro-blogging service, suffered another hole in its security after a French computer hacker got into its internal system and accessed accounts including that of US ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Google in talks to acquire Twitter

April 3rd, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
California (US), Apr. 3 (ANI): Google is in "late stage" negotiations to acquire Twitter for more than 250 million dollars, according to a report.According to, two sources close to the ... Read more...

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Hackers break into Obama’’s Twitter account

January 6th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, January 6 (ANI): Hackers have managed to break into US President-elect Barack Obamas Twitter account, the social networking site said.According to co-founder Biz Stone, the cyber criminals had invaded the ... Read more...

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MySpace will allow users to share data with other sites

May 9th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by admin
London, May 9 (ANI): MySpace, the world's most popular social networking site, has announced that it plans to give users the option of sharing their profiles and other personal information with ... Read more...

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Man pops the question via Twitter!

March 23rd, 2008 - 11:39 am ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 23 (ANI): Love surely has touched the topmost level of technology, with a San Francisco web designer popping the question to the love of his life using microblogging service, ... Read more...

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