2014: Top 10 fastest rising Twitter hashtag trends in India
2014: Top 10 fastest rising Twitter hashtag trends in India

The micro-blogging site Twitter continues to be the world’s largest social networking platform for live or public conversations.

Vatican calls for global ceasefire during World Cup final

The Vatican on Friday called for a truce in wars around the globe during Sunday`s World Cup final, taking to social media with the hashtag #pauseforpeace as a conflict in the Gaza Strip escalates and killings continue in Ukraine.

Facebook testing Twitter-like trending topics section

Facebook is on a major experimentation trip these days. To make Facebook even more useful and popular, Facebook is testing new things, the latest being the Trending Topics section.

Facebook hashtag fails to take off?

Using hashtags in Facebook posts may be a fun strategy for companies trying to grab the attention of consumers, however, it doesn`t appear to be paying off, a new study has claimed.

Margaret Thatcher death hashtag mistaken for Cher`s

Music legend Cher fell victim to an Internet death hoax after a hashtag, intended to be about Britain`s former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, was misread by her fans.

Facebook to use Twitter`s iconic hashtag style

Social networking giant Facebook is planning to adopt Twitter`s iconic hashtag symbol, a report has said.

First `pay-by-tweet` service launched on Twitter

The first `pay-by-tweet` service has been launched on Twitter, with American Express introducing a service that will allow its cardholders purchase products simply by sending a short message.

Twitter lacks ``clear long term vision``: CEO

Twitter currently lacks a clear long-term vision, new CEO has admitted.