Tag: Twitter

Twitter Launches Location Tags For iOS

Twitter Launches Location Tags For iOS

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) has deployed a new feature to allow users to see tweets from a specific place like a sports stadium, business place or music festival. Foursquare is powering precise place identification for this new feature. In exchange, it will […]

Facebook Inc (FB) Enjoys A Boost From Instagram

Facebook Inc (FB) Enjoys A Boost From Instagram

Facebook’s Instagram has reached a major milestone with management announcing that the photo sharing platform now has more than 500 million monthly active users, representing 25% growth since September. What’s even better news is that ad agencies are reporting that […]

Dick Costolo’s Twitter Inc Account Hacked

Dick Costolo’s Twitter Inc Account Hacked

Former Twitter Chief Executive Dick Costolo’s account was hacked on Sunday, according to Re/code. The account was compromised by the same group that hacked the account of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. According to the report, tweets from a hacking group called […]

Can Twitter Inc (TWTR) Find A Buyer?

Can Twitter Inc (TWTR) Find A Buyer?

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) keeps grasping at straws to try to save itself and now there’s some acquisition news about the struggling micro-blogging platform. The company is the acquirer instead of the one being acquired, as it shelled out $150 million […]

Twitter Buys Magic Pony For Reported $150m

Twitter Buys Magic Pony For Reported $150m

Twitter today announced that it had acquired Magic Pony, a London based AI start up, which uses machine learning to create improved visual processing. Twitter looking to enhance visual processing through machine learning On a blog, written by Twitter’s founder […]