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Twitter Founder Slams Instagram

With the recent news of Instagram now with more users than Twitter the companies co-founder, Evan Williams, had a lot to say to the press with his own comments: “If you think about the impact Twitter has on the world versus Instagram, it’s pretty significant. It’s at least apples to oranges,” ...

Favourites are The New Retweets on Twitter

Some users are reporting seeing tweets favourited by others in their timeline in a similar fashion as retweets. Some users are seeing a few tweets in their timelines that have been marked as favourites by accounts they follow. The verge reports: “Twitter has fundamentally only shown tweets and retweets posted by accounts ...


Buy and Sell Coming to Social Media Soon

Twitter and Facebook who are the big guns callings shots in the social media arena, are looking to e-commerce as the newest battleground. Twitter announced in a blog post last week that it had agreed to acquire CardSpring, a mobile payments infrastructure company that allows merchants to offer deals to consumers ...




Its now Harder To Tell Facebook and Twitter Apart

On Tuesday, Twitter introduced a new profile look based on a photo-centric redesign in a blog post earlier today. The new design is now displaying a cover photo and profile picture in a very similar to the way its cousin facecook does. According to Twitter’s blog, the changes start rolling out immediately, ...


Vine update introduces private video and text messaging

Twitter which owns Vine announced on Thursday that it was adding an option for private messages sent using the service’s looping short videos. In a blog post by product manager for Vine, Jason Toff says “From Vine’s early days, we recognized that there was a growing desire and need for ...