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1 in 13 tweets contain curse words: Study

Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 21:50

An interesting new study on the prominence of curse words on microblogging site Twitter has found that one in every 13 tweets contains an unprintable word.

`22 Words` becomes 2nd most shared website on Facebook

Last Updated: Saturday, December 14, 2013, 17:17

Twenty Two Words has become the second most-shared website on Facebook globally

Google filters 1,400 'inappropriate' words from latest Android KitKat dictionary

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 10:58

Google has reportedly banned a list of more than 1,400 English words deemed inappropriate for the users of latest Android KitKat.

`Error 404` most popular words on web for 2013

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 19:16

The most commonly used word across the web in 2013 was 404, which refers to an online technical error code, the Global Language Monitor has claimed.

E-readers may make reading easier for dyslexics

Last Updated: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 11:52

Researchers have revealed that when e-readers are set up to display only a few words per line, some dyslexics are able to read more easily, quickly and with greater comprehension.

Bengal CM`s provocative words adding fuel to GJM`s agitation: Surya Kanta Mishra

Last Updated: Monday, August 12, 2013, 18:55

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s ultimatum and words will add fuel to GJM`s statehood agitation, opposition leader Surya Kanta Mishra claimed.

Russell Brand misses British swear words

Last Updated: Sunday, February 24, 2013, 15:47

British funnyman Russell Brand, who now lives in America, claims that the different curses used by the Americans make him feel homesick.

Fiscal cliff, boneless wings among words that should `retire` in 2013

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 01, 2013, 14:19

The full list includes 12 words, phrases and acronyms including: Kick the can down the road, double down, job creator/creation, passion/passionate, bucket list, trending, super food, boneless wings and guru.

Ajmal Kasab’s last words: ‘Won’t do it again’

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 21, 2012, 12:07

Four years after carrying out the horrifying terror attack in Mumbai, Pakistani national Ajmal Kasab on Wednesday was remorseful of his act.

`Spellcheck generation` cannot write simple words

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 30, 2012, 18:36

Children in the UK are struggling to write simple and everyday words because of an increasing reliance on spellcheckers, according to a new research.

France to ban words ‘mother, father’ from official documents

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 11:01

The French government has reportedly planned to ban the usage of the words ‘mother’ and ‘father’ from all official documents under controversial plans to legalise gay marriage.

Zoe Saldana: Right chemistry is important

Last Updated: Friday, September 07, 2012, 11:23

Actress Zoe Saldana says it is essential for actors to strike the right chemistry for a love story on screen, and admits she could do so comfortably with Bradley Cooper in ‘The Words’.