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". 

See the best tweets first with Twitter's new timeline feature

See the best tweets first with Twitter's new timeline feature

The company also sought feedback from the users.

See the best tweets first with Twitter's new timeline feature

See the best tweets first with Twitter's new timeline feature

Micro-blogging website Twitter has introduced a new timeline feature that allows users to never miss important tweets from people they follow by giving an option to see the best tweets first.

Twitter to change homepage to customise tweet displays to individuals

Twitter Inc made a dramatic product change on Wednesday, saying it will recast the way it displays tweets on its homepage by customizing them to individual users, instead of uniformly displaying tweets in reverse chronological order.

Now you don't need to be logged in to view tweets on mobile

Now you don't need to be logged in to view tweets on mobile

The mobile visitors can now view tweets without logging in twenty three countries, the Verge reported.

Tweets can quicken disaster response

Tweets can quicken disaster response

By analysing the September 2013 floods in Colorado, US, the researchers showed that a combination of remote sensing, Twitter and Flickr data could be used to identify flooded areas.

How a harassed girl's tweet to railway ministry landed the accused in jail

A girl, who was harassed on a running train, tweeted to the Railway Ministry for help following which the accused was arrested, a railway police official said in Patna today.

Selective tweets can wake up health policymakers

 Effective, selective tweets can advance research from lab to health policymakers, say scientists, adding that with over 300 million monthly users, Twitter's success has piqued the interests of many researchers as a social media tool to reach their target audience.

Railways to the rescue after a woman tweets misbehaviour of male passenger

Railways came to the rescue of a woman passenger in Neelachal Express after she posted an anxious message on the Railways twitter site, alleging misbehaviour by a male passenger.

How tweets can make winter roads safer

How tweets can make winter roads safer

The winter is upon us and with it comes hashtags, like #snow and #weather, on Twitter.

What your tweets reveal about you

What your tweets reveal about you

What can you tell about people and their situations from only 140 characters? Quite a lot, says a new study that scanned more than 20 million tweets to study the psychological characteristics of real-world situations.