"Vengeful Librarians" are watching Twitter

Nov 4, 2011
The AP has a story today on a division of the CIA that sits around and reads tweets all day. Like, 5 million tweets a day. It's called the Open...
Posted In: cia, Tech Report, Twitter

Twitter launches Twitter Stories

Nov 2, 2011
There is often more to a tweet than the 140 or fewer characters that show up on the screen. To that end, Twitter's new Twitter Stories site...
Posted In: Tech Report, Twitter

Turkey tweets lead to housing

Oct 24, 2011
Hours after yesterday's 7.2 magnitude quake struck eastern Turkey, Turkish TV journalist Erhan Çelik appealed to his 22,000+ Twitter followers to...
Posted In: earthquake, Tech Report, turkey, Twitter

iOS is huge for Twitter

Oct 18, 2011
Here's an unexpected beneficiary of the new Apple operating system: Twitter. The microblogging platform is built in to iOS 5, and Twitter honcho...
Posted In: apple, iOS5, Tech Report, Twitter

Extra! Extra!

Oct 17, 2011
Four new print magazines, each focusing on a different social media outlet (Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, and Google), will go on sale at local...
Posted In: Facebook, Google, linkedin, Tech Report, Twitter

Mid-day Extra: Jonathan Zittrain on Fed's plan to monitor Twitter, blogs

Oct 13, 2011
The Federal Reserve has a new plan to understand the public's perception -- following blogs, Facebook, and Twitter.
Posted In: The Federal Reserve, Facebook, Twitter, Jonathan Zittrain

Twitter captures "tweet"

Oct 11, 2011
Back in 2008, Twitter advertising group Twitad, trademarked the word "tweet." It wasn't a big deal until people at Twitter realized what had...
Posted In: copyright, Tech Report, Tweet, Twitter

Who WON'T be looking at your social network?

Oct 7, 2011
Banks and lenders are in on the act. Well, not quite yet, but as soon as enough data can be collected, it will most certainly be crunched and...
Posted In: Facebook, privacy, social networking, Tech Report, Twitter

TechNuggets: Thai Twitter hack, Netflix viewers love TV, and urban software

Oct 3, 2011
Thai PM had her Twitter account hacked over the weekend....
Posted In: netflix, Tech Report, Twitter

Facebook goes and ruins everything

Sep 21, 2011
I don't know about your Facebook feed this morning but mine is filled with people complaining about the new redesign. At least I think they are --...
Posted In: Facebook, LINEAR TIME, Twitter