Digital India initiative: Narendra Modi launches Twitter Samvad
Digital India initiative: Narendra Modi launches Twitter Samvad

To push the Digital India initiative further, Indian government in collaboration with social media platform Twitter launched Twitter Samvad today. This new service will now allow people to receive tweets as SMSes from government offices, including the Prime Minister's Office.

Twitter turns nine, hashtag trend growing
Twitter turns nine, hashtag trend growing

It's the ninth birthday of the tweeting birdie. The very first tweet came from co-founder Jack Dorsey on March 21, 2006.

Tweets to be tapped to find why people fear vaccines
Tweets to be tapped to find why people fear vaccines

To better understand why people refuse vaccination, the US researchers have initiated a study that will draw partly on tweets as people tend to freely share their fears and concerns about vaccines on the microblogging site.

Amitabh Bachchan tweets rare picture of Hindi literary legends!
Amitabh Bachchan tweets rare picture of Hindi literary legends!

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is a name which echoes in the entire world with utmost reverence. His fans love him and see him as an icon in many ways. The fact that Bachchan has a literary lineage—makes him even more appealing.

Twitter bans hate speeches, abusive language
Twitter bans hate speeches, abusive language

Micro-blogging site Twitter has added new reporting tools to help it fight abuse and protect users on its site.

Twitter now has official WordPress plug-in
Twitter now has official WordPress plug-in

Micro-blogging site Twitter has announced that it is releasing its first official Twitter plug-in for WordPress, said media reports.

Madonna's Brit Awards fall breaks the Internet with tweets, funny memes
Madonna's Brit Awards fall breaks the Internet with tweets, funny memes

 Madonna, who fell down steps during her performance at 2015 Brit Awards, has break the internet as the fans have taken over the social media sites with singer's trolls and memes.

How Tweets change after people get engaged
How Tweets change after people get engaged

 A new research has found that people announce their wedding or engagement news online to change their social persona.

Twitter shows the language of persuasion
Twitter shows the language of persuasion

Researchers have identified an array of features that can make a message more likely to get attention on Twitter.

Twitter and Google strike deal to show tweets in search results: Report
Twitter and Google strike deal to show tweets in search results: Report

Microblogging site Twitter Inc has reached a deal with Google Inc to make its tweets more searchable online, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter.

Twitter testing revamped sign-up process
Twitter testing revamped sign-up process

Twitter is reportedly testing an improvised sign-up process that automatically fills a new user's timeline with tweets soon after they have created an account.

Twitter releases new feature 'Recap' that allows users to catch up on missed tweets
Twitter releases new feature 'Recap' that allows users to catch up on missed tweets

Twitter has released a new feature dubbed "Recap" that allows users to catch up on Tweets missed while they were offline.

Tweets can signal community's heart disease risk: Study

Australian researchers have discovered how social media can serve as an indicator of a community's psychological wellbeing and can predict rates of heart disease.

Twitter resolves issue of timeline and tweet delays
Twitter resolves issue of timeline and tweet delays

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Twitter, the micro-blogging website, has resumed services after it experienced an issue with tweeting and a delay in timelines yesterday.

Twitter launches new feature 'while you are away' to recap missed tweets
Twitter launches new feature 'while you are away' to recap missed tweets

Twitter, the micro-blogging website, has launched a new feature called 'while you were away' service. The new feature will enable users to go through the tweets they might have missed.

'Shamitabh': 'My Piddly Loo' tweets Amitabh Bachchan!
'Shamitabh': 'My Piddly Loo' tweets Amitabh Bachchan!

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is a visibly active man on social media platforms. The thespian took to micro-blogging site Twitter and mentioned about the upcoming song from his movie 'Shamitabh'.

Atal ji contribution to India is invaluable, tweets PM Modi

PM Narendra Modi tweeted on the micro blogging site Twitter that Atal ji contribution to India is invaluable.

Vajpayee, Malaviya named for Bharat Ratna

The President Pranab Mukherjee tweeted in the micro blogging site Twitter that he is pleased to award Bharat Ratna to Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya and to Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

Twitter introduces 'View analytics Details' on iOS to let tweeters see details
Twitter introduces 'View analytics Details' on iOS to let tweeters see details

 Twitter has launched a new feature on its iOS application that allows users to tap on a "View Analytics Details" option to view the detail page of any tweet to see data related to that post including engagements, total impressions and more.

Tweets with images, hashtags get more re-tweets
Tweets with images, hashtags get more re-tweets

A study that analysed two million tweets has found images in a tweet increases chances of its re-tweet more than four times.