This is how important tweeting could turn out to be, it can help you track flu spread

This is how important tweeting could turn out to be, it can help you track flu spread

Scientists have developed a new model that uses Twitter posts to predict how the infection may affect the human population.

May 11, 2017, 14:22 PM IST
Here's when you should tweet to get maximum retweets

Here's when you should tweet to get maximum retweets

Retweets are especially valuable to marketers because they help to spread a brand's message beyond core followers.

Oct 12, 2015, 15:12 PM IST

Here's how texting, tweeting in classroom impact your learning

 A new study has evaluated how different types of messaging impact student retention of classroom material.

Jun 07, 2015, 16:07 PM IST

A tweet, a prompt cop and happy reunion of 3 kids with family

A tweet with a picture of three vulnerable kids huddled together on the busy New Delhi Railway Station glavanised police and a voluntary organisation to rescue the children, apparently abandoned by their family.

Mar 18, 2015, 17:33 PM IST

Tweeting helps women cope with sexism: Study

Publicly tweeting about sexism could improve wellbeing of women as it has the potential to let them express themselves in ways they feel like and can make a difference, says a study.

Feb 01, 2015, 13:29 PM IST

iPhone to help you track your tweets

A new feature in Twitter's iPhone app can find how many people are reading your tweets, retweeting or clicking on a link you posted.

Dec 27, 2014, 15:37 PM IST
'Intense emotional arousal triggers Twitter addiction'

'Intense emotional arousal triggers Twitter addiction'

Using a method that analysed Twitter users' brain activity while they were tweeting, a team of researchers has found that strong emotional arousal is what makes some users get obsessed with the micro-blogging site.

Nov 16, 2014, 15:55 PM IST
Twitter improves users' language skills: Study

Twitter improves users' language skills: Study

Expressing your thoughts and views in 140 characters on Twitter may actually be improving your language skills, shows a new study.

Sep 13, 2014, 11:58 AM IST

Twitter's 'Nearby' mobile app could tell who's tweeting nearby

Twitter is testing a feature for its mobile app that would show you who's tweeting nearby.

Dec 15, 2013, 20:42 PM IST

Stop tweeting this Mother`s day and call your Mom

Twitter is encouraging its users to rest their tweeting habits for sometime and instead call their moms on their special day.

May 11, 2013, 18:36 PM IST

Facebook posts and tweets proving a helping hand for thieves

Tweeting about your holiday antics could just be the green light a burglar needs to break into your house!

Oct 08, 2012, 18:32 PM IST

Twitter crashes in New Year!

The overload meant no one could post new messages or read existing ones.

Jan 01, 2012, 15:20 PM IST

Amanda Bynes doesn`t regret tweeting intimate photos

Bynes has no regrets when it comes to posting intimate photos of herself on Twitter and says she does it to let people know more about her.

Jun 16, 2011, 08:59 AM IST

SRK refrains from tweeting to avoid embarrassing comments!

Even a star as big as Shah Rukh Khan can succumb to embarrassment. And this is the reason why King Khan chose to quit social networking sites. The actor, who was one of the most active celebrities on twitter, has off late refrained from tweeting, only to avoid answering weird questions. Moreover, the star believes he is not somebody who can handle embarrassment.

Mar 16, 2011, 11:46 AM IST

Singer Rihanna starts tweeting

Rihanna has taken over her existing account on Twitter from her record bosses and started tweeting herself.

Aug 28, 2010, 14:57 PM IST

Twitter set to go video-tweeting?

Here’s good news for Twitterati – soon the users of the site may get to upload short video clips on their profiles.

Oct 11, 2009, 15:15 PM IST