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Tags results for 'Twitter'

IBM Claims Twitter Infringes On At Least 3 Of Its Patents

Posted in Online on 5th Nov, 2013 01:35 AM
by AlexMuller
IBM has recently issued a letter to Twitter alleging that it infringes on “at least three U.S. patents” held by IBM.

Twitter beats Google for number 2 on top 10 list of Internet IPOs

Posted in Business on 8th Nov, 2013 04:26 AM
by AlexMuller
Twitter is now officially number two on the list of the top 10 internet initial public offerings of all time.

Google patents robot help for social media burnout

Posted in Business on 24th Nov, 2013 03:03 AM
by AlexMuller
If maintaining your presence on social media is becoming a burden, Google may be able to help.

Twitter Tests New “Nearby” Feature To Surface Local Tweets From Those Around You

Posted in Software on 15th Dec, 2013 02:06 AM
by AlexMuller
Twitter is testing a new service called Nearby, which will display geographically local tweets to users.

Australian Sharks Now Tweet When They are Too Close to a Beach

Posted in Hardware on 30th Dec, 2013 02:18 AM
by AlexMuller
A unique approach to stop shark attacks by tagging sharks with an electronic device that sends out auto tweets.

How Twitter hopes to live up to its spectacular IPO in 2014

Posted in Business on 6th Jan, 2014 05:14 AM
by AlexMuller
Twitter is now a publicly traded company. That comes with some new responsibilities, like narrowing the massive gap between its revenues and its sky-high valuation.

Twitter acquires over 900 patents from IBM after infringement dispute

Posted in Business on 2nd Feb, 2014 01:56 AM
by AlexMuller
Like many other tech companies, Twitter has decided to buy some of IBM’s patents rather than go to court.

Google could still win social, by redefining what social means

Posted in Business on 5th Feb, 2014 11:16 PM
by AlexMuller
Social is so much bigger than what we’ve defined it: status updates, sharing links, and sharing photos.

The world reacts to Turkey’s Twitter ban

Posted in Online on 22nd Mar, 2014 10:22 PM
by AlexMuller
“We’ll eradicate Twitter. I don’t care what the international community says”.

Twitter redesign looks like Facebook to many tweeters

Posted in Business on 9th Apr, 2014 04:07 AM
by AlexMuller
The redesign will be available to a small group of users initially and will be made available across the whole site "in coming weeks".

Stanford scientists use Twitter to make more accurate earthquake maps

Posted in Online on 3rd May, 2014 11:56 PM
by AlexMuller
Twitter can actually be helpful when it comes to things like mapping earthquakes.

Microsoft shuts Twitter AI bot after it learns racism from Twitter users

Posted in Software on 25th Mar, 2016 04:40 PM
by AlexMuller
Microsoft launched an AI on Twitter for a playful chat with people, only to silence it within 24 hours as users started sharing racist and offensive comments with the bot.

Researchers Discover Crypto Scam Involving Twitter Bots

Posted in Software on 9th Aug, 2018 01:49 AM
by Alex Muller
Researchers from security software companyDuo Security came across a network of at least 15,000 bots working together to perpetuate a cryptocurrency scam.

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