Microblogging

A couple takes a 'selfie' outside Rockefeller Center on November 19, 2013 in New York City. Oxford Dictionary named 'Selfie' the new word of the year. The word is defined as 'a photograph that one has taken of oneself, typically with a smartphone or webcam and uploaded to a social media website.' The terms 'binge-watch' and 'twerk' were shortlisted. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Twitter’s Hot Periscope Arrives On Android

Popular live-streaming app arrives on Android almost a month after its top competitor Meerkat…

05/26/2015

File photo of the screen of a blackberry phone featuring a page with the adress of the micro-blogging site Twitter website. (Photo by FRED TANNEAU/AFP/Getty Images)

French Court Orders Twitter To Reveal Identities Of Racist Users

A court in France decided on Thursday that managers the social networking site Twitter must disclose any data they may have regarding racist or anti-Semitic users.

01/24/2013

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China Microblogging Political Transition On Twitter

During China’s last party congress, the cadres in charge of the world’s most populous nation didn’t know a hashtag from a hyperlink. But five years on, there’s a new message from Beijing: The political transition will be microblogged.

11/13/2012

Kim Kardashian Reaches 5 Million Followers On Twitter

Kim Kardashian Reaches 5 Million Followers On Twitter

NEW YORK (CBS) – Five million-plus Twitter followers are currently “Keeping Up With The Kardashians”… Kim Kardashian, that is. Pictures: Kim Kardashian’s Sexiest TwitPics The 29-year-old reality TV star reached the microblogging achievement on Monday […]

CBS San Francisco–10/08/2010