Microblogging

Twitter seeks feedback on new feature

Twitter seeks feedback on new feature

Microblogging website Twitter is considering to introduce "Stickers" to enable users add images to photos before tweeting them out, and the web giant seeks user feedback on this new feature including whether or not people like that name, a media report said.

Mar 23, 2016, 19:39 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal second-most followed Indian politician on Twitter

Arvind Kejriwal second-most followed Indian politician on Twitter

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has become the second most-followed Indian politician on microblogging site Twitter with over six million followers.

Nov 19, 2015, 12:08 PM IST

Twitter turns favourites into retweets

Some users are seeing a few tweets in their timelines that have been marked as favourites by accounts they follow.

Aug 18, 2014, 12:24 PM IST

Twitter offers new advertising options

Advertisers now get to choose from what Twitter describes as objective-based campaigns.

Aug 08, 2014, 15:11 PM IST

Kotak Mahindra Bank links current accounts to Twitter

Digitally-savvy customers of private lender Kotak Mahindra Bank will soon be able to check their balance and do a host of non-financial services transactions using the microblogging website Twitter.

Mar 26, 2014, 18:43 PM IST

'Underweight' Twitter stocks give market analysts jitters

Microblogging site Twitter is reportedly having a terrible start in 2014 with its stocks dropping nearly 9 percent at one point and analysts giving it 'sell' rating and labeling it 'underweight'.

Jan 11, 2014, 18:23 PM IST

China exceeds 1.3 bn microblog accounts

The number of Chinese microblog accounts exceeded 1.3 billion in November, making this a major channel for disseminating information, according to the State Internet Information Office.

Dec 05, 2013, 14:14 PM IST

Twitter customized timelines offer new perspective

Twitter said Tuesday it would offer its users the ability to create custom "timelines" for fresh perspectives on the Twittersphere.

Nov 13, 2013, 14:57 PM IST

7 biggest moments of `seven-year` old Twitter revealed

Microblogging platform Twitter, which is now seven years old, has some biggest moments that helped propel it as a social networking powerhouse.

Mar 22, 2013, 11:58 AM IST

Pitroda to hold 1st global press meet on Twitter tomorrow

Sam Pitroda, Adviser to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, will hold the first-ever global press conference tomorrow on microblogging site Twitter to discuss global innovation.

Nov 01, 2012, 23:46 PM IST

Twitter selects B'lore firm's compliance mgmt solution

MetricStream on Thursday said microbogging site Twitter has selected its GRC (Governance, Risk, Compliance) platform to establish and maintain a robust financial compliance programme and internal controls environment.

Oct 11, 2012, 18:19 PM IST

Twitter promises to unlock full interactive potential

Twitter will roll out a free tool for users to handpick and publish selections of tweets, reflecting the company's commitment to remain an interactive platform.

Sep 22, 2012, 13:21 PM IST

China blog site shuts accounts over 'rumours'

China's most popular microblogging site has launched a crackdown on what it says is use of its service to spread false rumors after the Communist Party told Internet companies to tighten control over information.

Aug 28, 2011, 18:01 PM IST

Over 100mn people joined Twitter in 2010

Some of the famous joiners this year include Tiger Woods, Bill Gates, Kanye West and Cher.

Dec 11, 2010, 14:00 PM IST

Twitter to show whereabouts of tweeters

Twitter is adding location to its globally popular microblogging service in a move that will let people see where "tweets" are coming from.

Aug 21, 2009, 10:58 AM IST