Twitter sent a push notification to a random group of mobile users that showed a tweet from the AP regarding a breaking news story in Pennsylvania.
The IOC clarified that social media use is allowed for journalists at the 2014 Winter Olympics. While you'll see plenty of Instagram images from the games, video clips will be banned.
Twitter recently introduced Custom Timeline, a new feature that lets Tweetdeck users curate tweets -- and immediately the Storify comparisons began. But how do the two curation and collecting tools actually stack up?
The Internet has heard our prayers and answered them: GIFs are now available on Twitter, via Giphy, the same team that brought them to Facebook. No, posting and sharing any GIF still won't work, but this is still a vast improvement on your GIF-less feed.
Twitter has just released a new custom timeline feature, allowing you to pull in tweets by topic, event, or interest. Here's everything you need to know about making them – the good, the great, the bad, and the annoying.
Twitter is slowly rolling out a new feature that allows users to create hand-picked, customized timelines. The tool will be used to complement live events and viral conversations, and it will be brought to users via TweetDeck.
After its announcement during Nokia World, Twitter has released its short video sharing app Vine on Microsoft's Windows Phone platform. Crucially, the app arrives before Facebook's Instagram shows up.
The Philippines has been devastated by the effects of Typhoon Haiyan. If you want to help, there are a number of easy, online ways to do so. All you need is an Internet connection and a keyboard to do your part.
A report last week from Russia but the kibosh on social media at the upcoming Olympic Games, but any fears are ill-founded as tweeting, Instagramming, and whatever else will be allowed.
If you're tired of people ruining Facebook and Twitter for you, this browser extension will silence annoying posts forever (and replace them with cat pics).
Twitter is now officially crazy rich, and this app can tell you how much the site has made off your tweets. You can expect to be paid back in spam bot follows.
Using FavStar, I tried to find the most-faved tweets on Twitter. The results were weird ... and also might start to make you question Twitter's insane valuation.
Heard enough about the Twitter IPO? Well, nothing can stop the onslaught of the media hanging out to and extorting this story, but at least there's a drinking game.
We keep hearing how Twitter, Snapchat, and Tumblr have challenged Facebook's ability to retain younger users - but the latest site to steal the youth is YouTube.
Twitter has announced it’ll be launching its IPO on the NYSE Thursday with 70 million shares priced at $26, valuing the company at $18.3 billion. The company is set to raise around $2.1 billion from the flotation.