Twitter activates Foursquare-powered location feed for iOS users

Twitter activates Foursquare-powered location feed for iOS users

The micro blogging giant in collaboration with Foursquare is giving iOS users a more precise platform that could inspire them to tweet when they are out and about.

When Arvind Kejriwal was mocked for seeking Brexit-style referendum on Delhi statehood

When Arvind Kejriwal was mocked for seeking Brexit-style referendum on Delhi statehood

The AAP has been pushing for full statehood for Delhi and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has been raking up the issue at times.

When Indians asked Baghdadi on how to join ISIS

When Indians asked Baghdadi on how to join ISIS

The reason why Iyad El-Baghdadi was queried regarding ISIS was that he shares his surname with Islamic State chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

Twitter selling its NFL ad spots for over $50 million

Twitter selling its NFL ad spots for over $50 million

Micro-blogging website Twitter is planning to sell the ad packages linked to US National Football League (NFL) games streaming -- which it purchased for $10 million back in April -- for nearly $50 million, a media report said on Thursday.

Shah Rukh Khan enjoys 20 mn followers on Twitter; posts funny 'thank you' video!

Shah Rukh Khan enjoys 20 mn followers on Twitter; posts funny 'thank you' video!

Shah Rukh Khan is undoubtedly the badshah of Bollywood. His stardom knows no bounds, and that has been proved yet again on Twitter. The superstar has now reached a happy 20 million followers on Twitter land, and recently posted a funny 'thank you' video.

This is what befriending grownups on social media can do to you

This is what befriending grownups on social media can do to you

The presence of adults also leads teenagers' to think before they post.

Focus on engagement with fans: Anurag Thakur tells media managers

Focus on engagement with fans: Anurag Thakur tells media managers

In the past, the job of media managers in state associations used to be looking after arrangements in the press box and organising the press conferences.

Now, post videos of upto 140 seconds on Twitter!

Now, post videos of upto 140 seconds on Twitter!

Twitter users can now post videos that are up to 140 seconds long, a considerable increase from the previous 30-second limit.

Water tanker scam: #ModiFearsKejriwal trends on Twitter after Delhi CM takes on PM Narendra Modi

Water tanker scam: #ModiFearsKejriwal trends on Twitter after Delhi CM takes on PM Narendra Modi

Delhi's Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) registered a FIR in connection with the alleged 400-crore water tanker scam on Monday. 

Algeria blocks Facebook, Twitter to prevent exam cheating

Algeria blocks Facebook, Twitter to prevent exam cheating

In order to prevent cheating in secondary school examinations, Algerian autorities on Sunday temporarily blocked access to Facebook, Twitter and other social media.

Algeria blocks Facebook,Twitter to stop exam cheats

Algeria blocks Facebook,Twitter to stop exam cheats

Algerian authorities have temporarily blocked access to Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites to try to stop cheats posting high school exam papers online, state media reported on Sunday.

News shared and recommended by friends on Twitter more likely to go viral: Study

News shared and recommended by friends on Twitter more likely to go viral: Study

Eighty two per cent of shares, and 61 per cent of clicks, of the tweets in the study sample referred to content readers found on their own.

Bihar minister calls Smriti Irani 'dear', sparks war of words​ on Twitter

Bihar minister calls Smriti Irani 'dear', sparks war of words​ on Twitter

Paris attack victim's father sues Twitter, Google, Facebook

Paris attack victim's father sues Twitter, Google, Facebook

According to a Mirror report, IS leader Omar Hussain used the social networking website Facebook to recruit members for the Paris attacks.

Why zip it? 'Aunty National' Smriti Irani gives it back to her detractors

Why zip it? 'Aunty National' Smriti Irani gives it back to her detractors

Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani and Bihar Education Minister Ashok Chaudhary were trolled by the Twitterati.

Virender Sehwag hits yet another six, but this time on social media

Virender Sehwag hits yet another six, but this time on social media

It seems that even after hanging his cricketing boots, Sehwag loves to deal in sixes.

Happy birthday: Narendra Modi wishes China's Xi Jinping amid NSG deadlock

Happy birthday: Narendra Modi wishes China's Xi Jinping amid NSG deadlock

Prime Minister Narendra Modi posted the birthday greetings for Chinese President Xi Jinping in Mandarin on Weibo, the Chinese equivalent of Twitter.

Twitter invests $70 million in music streaming service SoundCloud

Twitter invests $70 million in music streaming service SoundCloud

Nearly two years ago, the micro-blogging site had planned to buy SoundCloud but since then, had gone silent on this.

LinkedIn mega-deal puts new focus on social media

After the mega-deal for LinkedIn, Twitter`s future has come into focus as the industry ponders the outlook for social networks.