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Twitter now lets you see all the tweets sent from a specific location

Twitter is silently rolling out a new feature for precise locations on tweets, so now some users can see where tweets were tweeted from without …

Twitter adds ads to Moments

Well that didn't take long. Twitter announced Friday that it will begin monetizing its new Moments feature, which launched at the start of the month. The company will begin leasing a single Moments channel for 24 hours to advertisers who will be free to curate and post both tweets and video content.<p>…

Priv, The Android Phone With A Physical Keyboard, Goes Up For Pre-Order

It’s very thin pickings for fans of physical Qwerty keyboards in these touch-sensitive mobile times. But for those few who remain hung up on the caress of plastic keys under their fingertips there’s soon to be one more option to consider — given the BlackBerry Priv has just gone up for pre-order in …

Mobile Technology

Facebook Brings Graph Search To Mobile And Lets You Find Feed Posts By Keyword

Facebook is finally getting serious about search. Today it’s challenging Google for finding answers and Twitter for checking real-time chatter with the launch of keyword search. Two years after debuting semantic “My friends who…” search for people, places, and photos on the web, Graph Search is …

Why You Should Care About Twitter

They don't understand what it's for, or why there's a need to tell strangers what they're thinking every moment of the day.<p>Twitter currently has 250 million monthly active users. That's smaller than Twitter would like. Its CEO Dick Costolo anticipated having nearly double the amount of active users …

Social Media

When to tweet, how to behave in a queue and the best way to deal with a troll : Sandi Toksvig's new etiquette guide

They are the conundrums of modern life: should you use your mobile phone at the supermarket checkout, can you ever “tweet” during a meal, and just how should you react when your teenage child comes home with a tattoo?<p>Thankfully, a new guide to twenty first century etiquette has all the answers. …

What is the Best Website Builder for a Business

This is a question we are constantly asked for many owners of businesses like online shops like Risqué Boutique Apparel or other online shops. so …

Facebook ignored security bug, researcher used it to post details on Zuckerberg's wall

If your Facebook profile isn't public, others aren't supposed to be able to post content on your wall. Khalil Shreateh, a self-professed IT expert from Palestine, claims to have discovered a vulnerability that lets anyone post a link to other Facebook walls. Shreateh says he reported the bug to …

Microsoft Apologizes for Three-Day Outlook.com Outage

Microsoft today confirmed it has finally resolved an issue with Outlook.com that has been affecting some users for up to three days. The company apologized multiple times to those affected, explained what happened and the steps it has taken to prevent future issues.<p>The issue first began on the …

How Do Digital Marketers Engage On Twitter? - Jeffbullas's Blog

Social media has made it possible for us all to be digital marketers.<p>The reality is that if you are on Facebook, Twitter or Google+ you <i>“are</i>” a …

How Much Social Traffic Does Mainstream Media Receive?

Social media is a main traffic driver for many top U.S. media properties. But which social networks drive the most traffic?<p>While Twitter may seem …

Microsoft forced to rename SkyDrive following trademark case with broadcaster

A UK court recently ruled that Microsoft's SkyDrive name infringed on a trademark owned by British Sky Broadcasting Group (BSkyB), and the software maker has agreed to change the name of its cloud-based service worldwide as a result. In a settlement issued on Wednesday, BSkyB notes that Microsoft …

Google is taking a profoundly new direction, says one of its top execs

Last week, after the Nexus 7 launch event in San Francisco, Sundar Pichai of Google, head of both the Android and Chrome teams, dropped a particularly interesting aside into one of his comments to the assembled press: “Our goal is to put computing everywhere.”<p>That’s a subtle but important …

Eight reasons why you shouldn't be scared to go freelance

It's laughable the amount of times I've heard people say to me: "I wish I had the guts like you to go freelance!" These people are usually employed …