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Twitter suspends Abhijeet Bhattacharya's account

Twitter suspends Abhijeet Bhattacharya's account

The move by the microblogging site came after social media users accused the 58-year-old singer of using "inappropriate" and "insulting" language.

Twitter makes room; @usernames won't count toward your tweet's 140 characters

Twitter makes room; @usernames won't count toward your tweet's 140 characters

Twitter has begun rolling out changes to let people pack more into tweets, subtracting from the character count names of those being replied to in posts.

Tweets may predict your dieting success: Study

Tweets may predict your dieting success: Study

 Other traits of successful dieters are that they tend to be more focused on topics related to health and fitness, and they are more socially interactive.

Court allows police with warrant to spy private Twitter messages, tweets

Court allows police with warrant to spy private Twitter messages, tweets

A New Jersey appeals court has ruled that law enforcement agencies can view private messages and tweets from private accounts on Twitter if they get a warrant.

Twitter eases 140-character limit on tweets

Twitter eases 140-character limit on tweets

Twitter announced Monday it was easing its 140-character limit on tweets, implementing a policy announced in May to no longer factor certain add-ons including pictures into a message`s length.

Twitter blast: Virender Sehwag not yet retired!

Twitter blast: Virender Sehwag not yet retired!

The 37-year-old has taken the social media by storm, churning out perfectly timed hilarious posts, day after day.

'Bullish' tweets offer clues to stock performance

'Bullish' tweets offer clues to stock performance

A strong co-relation does exist between the mood of a day's worth of tweets about a particular stock and the performance of that stock, added Jim Kyung-Soo Liew from Hopkins' Carey Business School.

Twitter forces tweet-archiving PostGhost to shut down

Twitter forces tweet-archiving PostGhost to shut down

Twitter sent a notice to PostGhost that recording deleted tweets was a violation of the service's terms.

Vijay Mallya tweets defence after ED attaches his properties

Vijay Mallya tweets defence after ED attaches his properties

After his properties worth Rs 1,411 crore were attached by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Saturday in the issue of money laundering related with the IDBI loan default case beleaguered businessman Vijay Mallya tweeted his defence.

UK's most wanted woman terrorist threatens strikes in tweets

Sally Jones, a former punk rocker who travelled to Syria after converting to Islam, praised the publication of a hit-list of US drone pilots.

Now flag multiple abusive Tweets at once

Now flag multiple abusive Tweets at once

The new change will be rolled out on iOS, Android and on twitter.com. Users worldwide are expected to get access to the feature in the coming weeks.

What tweets can tell us about future

What tweets can tell us about future

Can a flow of information across Twitter signal about a momentous future event? According to a new study, "yes" it can.

 Tweets from official accounts can cease rumours: Study

Tweets from official accounts can cease rumours: Study

The research claims that tweets from “official accounts” like emergency responders, government agencies or media companies can can bring down the pace of rumours on Twitter and correct misinformation.

Now you can easily share tweets via direct messages!

Now you can easily share tweets via direct messages!

The popular microblogging site Twitter has added a new a button that allows the user to easily share tweets through direct messages.

Microsoft's AI bot resurfaces on Twitter, goes haywire again

Microsoft's AI bot resurfaces on Twitter, goes haywire again

 Microsoft's artificial intelligence (AI)-powered bot which was activated on Twitter last week for a playful chat with people, only to get silenced within 24 hours as users started sharing racist comments with it, was accidentally resurrected again and messed it all up once again.

Microsoft shuts AI bot after twitteratti teaches it racism

Microsoft shuts AI bot after twitteratti teaches it racism

 Humans will be humans and the latest victim is Microsoft which launched artificial intelligence (AI)-powered bot on Twitter for a playful chat with people, only to silence it within 24 hours as users started sharing racist and offensive comments with the bot.

Twitter to launch redesigned timeline on March 3

Twitter to launch redesigned timeline on March 3

Twitter is all set to roll out an update to embedded timelines.

Twitter to unveil refreshed timeline on March 3

Twitter to unveil refreshed timeline on March 3

The micro-blogging site Twitter is set to roll out a refreshed design to its timeline display on March 3. With this change, people can start embedding profiles, lists, collections and more with the new embedded timeline, VentureBeat reported.

Bassi tweets into ridicule on Twitter

Irked by the tweet that ridiculed him, Bassi termed Kejriwal and journalist Ravish Kumar as "self-styled appraisers".