Twitter

Twitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 140-character messages called “tweets”.
Registered users can read and post tweets, but those who are unregistered can only read them. Users access Twitter through the website interface, SMS or mobile device app. Twitter Inc. is based in San Francisco and has more than 25 offices around the world.

Twitter was created in March 2006 by Jack Dorsey, Evan Williams, Biz Stone, and Noah Glass and launched in July 2006.

‘Sorry, Twitter’: Facebook Releases Notify, Its Much-Anticipated News Alerts App
November 12th, 2015

Facebook launched the app that provides users with the ability to choose preferred content sources they want to get real-time notifications from.

U.S. Military Twitter and YouTube Accounts Hacked, Apparently by IS Sympathizers
January 12th, 2015

Hackers reportedly linked to the Islamic State took control of YouTube and Twitter accounts of the U.S. military’s Central Command on Monday.

What If Guys Were Social Networks? [Gallery]
December 4th, 2014

How would social networks look if transformed into men? Fashion photographer Viktorija Pashuta gives her own creative view.

5 Laws of Social Media Marketing
July 27th, 2014

Leveraging the power of content and social media marketing (SMM) can help elevate your audience and customer base in a dramatic way.

Twitter in Talks to Buy Online Music Firm SoundCloud, Reports Financial Times
June 5th, 2014

Twitter is reportedly planning to acquire music company SoundCloud.

Twitter’s New Facebook-Like Profiles Are Now Available to Everyone
April 22nd, 2014

Twitter’s new profiles, which were announced earlier this month, are now rolling out to all users.

Twitter Rolls Out Its Facebook-Like Profile Redesign
April 8th, 2014

Beginning Tuesday, Twitter will be rolling out its updated design that adds a lot more user information and several new features.

Twitter Blocked in Turkey as Prime Minister Pledges to ‘Eradicate’ It
March 20th, 2014

Twitter will be blocked in Turkey as its Prime Minister decided to ‘eradicate’ it.

Oscars 2014: Ellen DeGeneres’ Selfie Now the Most Retweeted Post Ever
March 2nd, 2014

2014 Oscar went vital due to the Ellen DeGeneres’ selfie with a bunch of first class stars that has been retweeted more than 2 million times.

Pinterest Drives More Traffic Than Twitter, Reddit and LinkedIn Combined
October 15th, 2013

Publishers receives more pageviews from Pinterest every month than from any other social network, excluding Facebook.

Twitter IPO: Microblogging Site Files for Public Offering
September 12th, 2013

Twitter unveiled Thursday that it has filed for a planned IPO.

Investor Carl Icahn Drives Apple Stock 5% with a Single Tweet
August 14th, 2013

Activist investor Carl Icahn has grabbed over $1.5 billion in the Californian tech giant, believing that he could earn more cash from Apple’s branches.