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Twitter Adds Tweets of Strangers to Timelines

Twitter Adds Tweets of Strangers to Timelines

Twitter announced their popular social networking platform will add tweets of random users to timelines. This latest experiment is a bid to bring more relevant content to current user’s home timeline while introducing them to new friends along the way. Some lovers of the Twitter platform will find it useful while others may despise the […]

Twitter Files Suit Against FBI and Department of Justice

Twitter Files Suit Against FBI and Department of Justice

Twitter has filed lawsuits against the U.S. Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) over what it claims are unconstitutional restrictions. The company wants the ability to disclose to users what surveillance requests have been made by the government. In the lawsuit, filed in California on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, the company […]

Shonda Rhimes Twitter Beef With Critic Goes Viral

Shonda Rhimes Twitter Beef With Critic Goes Viral

NY Times writer Alessandra Stanley called the “owner” of Thursday nights on ABC’s network an angry black woman. Stanley said, when Shonda Rhimes decides to write her autobiography, she should title it How to Get Away With Being an Angry Black Woman, claiming this mentality enabled her rise to fame. The writer states Rhimes has […]

Twitter Under Attack

Twitter Under Attack

Twitter is under attack after its suspension of accounts affiliated with the Islamic State (IS). Affiliates of the extremist group have allegedly sent indirect threats to the staff of Twitter for suspending such accounts, and these reports are being taken very seriously. Meanwhile, Twitter is continuing to suspend accounts which post threats or propaganda related […]

Twitter Gets a Buy Button For Celebrities Only [Video]

Twitter Gets a Buy Button For Celebrities Only [Video]

The key word in social media is “social” but Twitter is betting they can entice consumers to include “shopping” in the list of activities performed on their site. As of today, Twitter is rolling out their new “Buy” button, although their test group is limited to mega-account celebrities like Eminem, Soundgarten, Brad Paisley and Home […]

Twitter Users Worry: Are Facebook Algorithms Coming?

Twitter Users Worry: Are Facebook Algorithms Coming?

Ever since Twitter went public in November of last year, the changes have been fast and furious. A few months ago they changed their font, last month the furor was about other people’s Favorites showing up on personal timelines, this month, they changed the font back (from Gotham to Arial on the PC). The newest […]

Twitter Scrutinized and Praised

Twitter Scrutinized and Praised

Twitter was scrutinized and praised this past week, and it was mostly due to their application of freedom of expression on their website. Though the corporation has long maintained a stance on allowing users to post any kind of expression that does not involve harassing others, it does not appear to apply to gruesome images […]

Twitter Making News and Adjustments Again

Twitter Making News and Adjustments Again

Twitter is making news and adjustments again and this time it is controversial. Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey has been in Ferguson, Missouri while Twitter Corporation has been testing a new feature and disallowing other types of features. According to Gregory Wallace of CNN Money, Jack Dorsey went to his hometown of St. Louis in Missouri […]

Latest News on Twitter

Latest News on Twitter

The latest news on Twitter suggests investors are keeping an eye out on its stock performance. With a great Second Quarter Report on Earnings, Twitter’s stock has risen 20 percent since July with 12 percent occurring since the Second Quarter. What is Twitter’s next strategy? To keep finding ways to raise its portfolio, of course. Benchmark, a […]

Zelda Williams Trolls Spark Twitter Policy Changes

Zelda Williams Trolls Spark Twitter Policy Changes

Zelda Williams has backed off from social media in the wake of severe bullying that she went through in the immediacy of her father’s tragic death.  No doubt, the late Robin Williams, her doting dad, would have been taking aim at these social media bullies with the resources in his power.  The Twitterverse certainly came […]

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