Website that save politicians' deleted tweets suspended

The Politwoops website that saves tweets deleted by politicians said today its operations have been closed down in the 30 countries where it was active after Twitter blocked its access to the social media site.

Tweets now visible on Google search

 Now you can see Tweets in the Google search results as Google has added Tweets to their real-time search results on the desktop.

Social media posts to help improve public safety
Social media posts to help improve public safety

 Statisticians can glean insightful information from Facebook posts, tweets and other online social media communications that may help improve public safety, researchers have said.

Tweets on Yakub Memon: Salman being targeted for his celebrity status, says Salim Khan
Tweets on Yakub Memon: Salman being targeted for his celebrity status, says Salim Khan

Days after Bollywood superstar Salman Khan got into a controversy by opposing the death penalty for 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon, his father, veteran writer Salim Khan, dismissing his son's tweets as "childish and meaningless", said he was being targeted for his celebrity status which gives accusers more publicity.

Twitter adds four Indian languages
Twitter adds four Indian languages

Twitter on Friday said that it has added four more Indian languages - Gujarati, Kannada, Marathi and Tamil - taking the count of supported languages to six.

New Twitter app launched for Windows 10
New Twitter app launched for Windows 10

Within days of the Windows 10 launch, Twitter has unveiled a native app for the operating system.

Twitter suffers outage, service restored after few minutes
Twitter suffers outage, service restored after few minutes

Microblogging site Twitter suffered an outage Monday morning with timelines of many users appearing empty in various parts of the world.

What your tweets tell about your heart health

Does using Twitter have any effect on your heart health? Many people, including those at National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the US feel it does.

Did you hear about Twitter's 'Moments'?
Did you hear about Twitter's 'Moments'?

 Twitter's much talked about upcoming new feature called Project Lightning will likely be called "Moments", when it is launched later this year.

Twitter removes 140-character limit from Direct Messages

Twitter today said it will remove the 140-character limit from its direct messaging feature, a move that will allow people to send longer private messages to their friends using the microblogging platform.

Are you an isomniac? Your tweets may tell
Are you an isomniac? Your tweets may tell

Scientists have developed a "digital phenotype," or a baseline profile of what a person suffering from insomnia or other sleep disorders "looks" like on Twitter.

Insomnia? Here's how your tweets may show it!

A new study has suggested that Twitter data may help shed light on sleep disorders.

Twitter conversations to become clearer
Twitter conversations to become clearer

Tangled conversation threads would no longer be the mess they presently are as Twitter is going to change the way it deals with replies to tweets and grouping replies together.

Sam Smith dedicates tweets to fans to celebrate debut album's 1st anniversary
Sam Smith dedicates tweets to fans to celebrate debut album's 1st anniversary

Sam Smith's recent vocal surgery is not stopping the singer to celebrate the one-year anniversary of his debut album with fans.

Are Tweets to now start popping up in Google searches?
Are Tweets to now start popping up in Google searches?

Google and Twitter have joined hands and officially announced thatmobile users will now be able to view tweets if they search with "hashtag."

Google search allows tweets on mobile devices
Google search allows tweets on mobile devices

Google has allowed in its search engine tweets for smartphones and tablets users.

Battle of sexes: Guys love Apple Watch while girls love talking about it
Battle of sexes: Guys love Apple Watch while girls love talking about it

A new study on Twitter has demonstrated that Apple Watch has become a battle of the sexes.

Salman verdict: Rishi Kapoor slams Abhijeet's 'insensitive' tweets

Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor has slammed singer Abhijeet Bathacharya's tweet over Salman Khan verdict as insensitive.

Twitter removes support for embedding games in tweets
Twitter removes support for embedding games in tweets

Twitterati will no longer be able to embed MS-DOS games in tweets as the micro-blogging platform has withdrawn support for the feature.