Twitter to hire more women next year
Twitter to hire more women next year

Micro-blogging site Twitter has made its diversity goals for 2016 public, announcing that it will hire more women at various levels to bridge the gender gap.

Twitter renames Twitter Publisher Network

Micro-blogging site Twitter today said it has renamed 'Twitter Publisher Network', a platform which helps advertisers connect with audiences, as 'Twitter Audience Platform'.

Independence Day: Taj Mahal gets Twitter handle!
Independence Day: Taj Mahal gets Twitter handle!

It's good news for social media buffs! One of the seven wonders of the world, Taj Mahal, now has an official Twitter handle on the micro-blogging site on August 15, 2015.

Twitter raises direct message limit to 10,000 characters
Twitter raises direct message limit to 10,000 characters

Micro-blogging platform Twitter on Thursday said it has increased the Direct Message (DM) limit to 10,000 characters from the existing 140, enabling the users to send longer private messages to friends.

Read - APJ Abdul Kalam's last tweet

Former President A P J Abdul Kalam, the 'missile man' who became popular as 'People's President' died on Monday after he suffered a massive cardiac arrest and collapsed during a lecture at the IIM here this evening.

Journalists most active on Twitter
Journalists most active on Twitter

Do you know which set of professionals forms the largest, most active verified group on Twitter? Journalists, of course!

Classic games can now be played on Twitter
Classic games can now be played on Twitter

Classic games can now be played on the micro-blogging site Twitter. The user can play the game just by tweeting the URL on the site.

Look what's new on Twitter this year!
Look what's new on Twitter this year!

The very popular micro-blogging site Twitter turned nine since its launch on March 2006. 

Twitter stocks surge on Google's rumoured takeover bid
Twitter stocks surge on Google's rumoured takeover bid

Amid fresh rumours that Google may launch a takeover bid for Twitter, the micro-blogging site added over $1 billion to its market cap Tuesday amid heavy buying.

Ex-employee sues Twitter in 'class action lawsuit' for gender discrimination
Ex-employee sues Twitter in 'class action lawsuit' for gender discrimination

Twitter is the latest Silicon Valley firm to join the league of companies facing lawsuits forgender discrimination as a former employee working with the micro-blogging platform claimed that its promotion process "unlawfully" favoured men.

Twitter can persuade youngsters to vote
Twitter can persuade youngsters to vote

The micro-blogging site Twitter can not only help political parties gauge the mood of youngsters but also persuade them to vote as elections approach, says a study.

Twitter now has official WordPress plug-in
Twitter now has official WordPress plug-in

Micro-blogging site Twitter has announced that it is releasing its first official Twitter plug-in for WordPress, said media reports.

Twitter can help you find a job
Twitter can help you find a job

Twitter is no longer just a plain micro-blogging site but can now also become your new job hunting ground. 

Narendra Modi crosses 10 million follower mark on Twitter

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has crossed the 10 million mark in terms of number of followers on the popular social media platform Twitter.

Microblogging site Twitter launches group chat and video feature

Microblogging site Twitter launches group chat and video feature to ramp up use of the one-to-many messaging service.

Twitter releases new feature 'Recap' that allows users to catch up on missed tweets
Twitter releases new feature 'Recap' that allows users to catch up on missed tweets

Twitter has released a new feature dubbed "Recap" that allows users to catch up on Tweets missed while they were offline.

'I think I'm in love', tweets Shraddha Kapoor

Shraddha Kapoor took to micro-blogging site Twitter and surprised her fans with a post which read: “OK. Exciting times ahead. I think I'm in love!”

Twitter launches new feature called 'Twitter Offers'
Twitter launches new feature called 'Twitter Offers'

Twitter, the micro-blogging site, has launched a new feature called 'Twitter Offers'.  

Narendra Modi has 8 million followers on Twitter account
Narendra Modi has 8 million followers on Twitter account

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: PM Narendra Modi on Wednesday added more than 8 million followers on his official Twitter account.

23 million active Twitter users are actually bots
23 million active Twitter users are actually bots

As many as 23 million of Twitter's 271 million monthly active users are actually bots, according to the microblogging site.