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|1641:|| Twitter, The Footballer, And UK Privacy Law|
The micro-blogging site is the subject of a High Court legal challenge in relation to the naming of a footballer who had obtained a privacy injunction.
|May 24, 2011|
|1642:|| Twitter's t.co URL Wrapper Will Eventually Handle All Links|
All links submitted within tweets and direct messages, regardless of length, will eventually be wrapped with t.co.
|Oct 11, 2011|
|1643:|| Twitter's Real Time URL Fetcher: SpiderDuck|
...we decided to design a new system that could meet Twitter's real-time needs and scale horizontally with its growth. Rather than reinvent the wheel, we built the new system largely on top of open source building blocks, thus still leveraging the contributions of the open source community.
|Nov 16, 2011|
|1644:|| Twitter's Ongoing Growing Pains With Its Business|
Yet even as management tackles its executive and product problems, a major challenge looms: Twitter needs to figure out what it wants to be when it grows up. It's one of the reasons Dorsey is back at Twitter, but coming up with Twitter's raison is a tall order for a visionary who has another big job. Twitter CEO Costolo insists that the company isn't a "social network." But what is it? A media company? A communications tool? Or even something more? Twitter executives need to answer those questions, and fast.
|Apr 14, 2011|
|1645:|| Twitter's Official Analytics Product Has Arrived|
Twitter Analytics will crunch a lot of data about a user account, including which tweets are most successful, which tweets caused people to unfollow, and who the most influential followers are.
|Nov 18, 2010|
|1646:|| Twitter's New Home Page|
"Twitter's new home page is live now, and is visible when you're logged out."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||July 29, 2009|
|1647:|| Twitter's New Expanded Tweets Allow Content Previews, Images and Videos|
Now, a diverse and growing group of new partners like the The Wall Street Journal, Breaking News, and TIME also deliver rich content inside Tweets containing a link to those websites.
|June 14, 2012|
|1648:|| Twitter's IPO filing is official|
S-1 now publicly available
|Oct 4, 2013|
|1649:|| Twitter's Change to OAuth Authentication Generates Security Debate|
Twitter recently stopped supporting its Basic authentication for third party applications (there are over 70,000 of them at this point) and now supports only the OAuth authentication method. This has kicked up a storm of controversy.
|Sept 5, 2010|
|1650:|| Twitter's CEO Admits It Lacks a Clear Long Term Vision|
"I am currently trying to define what Twitter's purpose is in the long term."
|Nov 27, 2010|
|1651:|| Twitter's 'Cards' Is The Future For Developers|
Twitter's new Cards technology allows third-party developers to create richer, more compelling, and, above all, visually consistent, content inside of Twitter itself.
|Aug 1, 2012|
|1652:|| Twitter hires FeedBurner co-founder|
"Twitter confirmed that Mr. (Dick) Costolo, who helped found FeedBurner and worked at Google after it acquired the company, will start next week."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Sept 4, 2009|
|1653:|| Twitter and Yandex Team Up For Real Time Search|
Twitter will give Yandex access to its so-called firehose of all public tweets, the two companies said on Tuesday, in an agreement similar to the one the social short-messaging site has with Microsoft's search engine, Bing.
|Feb 21, 2012|
|1654:|| Twitter and Omnicom Reach $230 Million Mobile Ad Deal|
Omnicom Media Group announced a mobile focused deal with Twitter on Tuesday, worth $230 million over the next two years.
|May 27, 2014|
|1655:|| Twitter and Facebook Going Head-to-Head Over Superbowl "Second Screen"|
"...two fierce rivals, Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc, will also be clashing head-to-head on a "second screen" that TV viewers will tune in for the big game."
|Social Media Marketing||Feb 1, 2014|
|1656:|| Twitter and Amex In eCommerce Collaboration Experiment|
Twitter and American Express Co. said Monday they struck a partnership to allow Twitter users to buy products for the first time directly on the short messaging service.
|Feb 12, 2013|
|1657:|| Twitter Worm Leads to Hacked Accounts, Spam|
A two-phase worm/spam attack spread through Twitter's direct message system.
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Sept 23, 2009|
|1658:|| Twitter Working for Anyone?|
"For an ecommerce seller Twitter just seems to be another way to hand out discount coupons. Big deal!"
|Ecommerce||Sept 7, 2009|
|1659:|| Twitter Warns News Organizations Of More Phishing Attempts|
Twitter acknowledged that the "incidents" appear to be "spear phishing attacks that target your corporate email," that appear to be legitimate emails and are often sent directly to the account holder.
|Apr 30, 2013|
|1660:|| Twitter Warning of Account Phishing|
"We've identified a phishing scam directed at Twitter users and we don't want you to get tricked into giving your password to a scammer."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Jan 5, 2009|
|1661:|| Twitter Uses DMARC to Act Against Email Phishing For User Passwords|
While this protocol is young, it has already gained significant traction in the email community with all four major email providers:- AOL, Gmail, Hotmail/Outlook, and Yahoo! Mail, already on board, rejecting forged emails.
|Feb 22, 2013|
|1662:|| Twitter Turns To The Law To Shut Down Spammers|
This morning, we filed suit in federal court in San Francisco against five of the most aggressive tool providers and spammers.
|Apr 6, 2012|
|1663:|| Twitter Transitions To a New Search Back End|
"Our demands on the new system are immense: With over 1,000 TPS (Tweets/sec) and 12,000 QPS (queries/sec) = over 1 billion queries per day (!) we already put a very high load on our machines."
|Oct 7, 2010|
|1664:|| Twitter To Start To Educate Users On Ways To Make Money||Community Building and User Generated Content||July 24, 2009|
|1665:|| Twitter To Start Placing Paid Tweets In Organic Stream|
Twitter is looking at introducing advertisements among the short messages that users see in the most active part of the social networking service, according to people with direct knowledge of its plans.
|June 24, 2011|
|1666:|| Twitter To Roll Out Free Survey Tool To Big Advertisers|
Twitter hopes that it will be able to use the feature to convince advertisers that they're getting their money's worth, and to help them tweak and optimize their campaigns.
|Oct 3, 2012|
|1667:|| Twitter To Launch Location-Aware API|
"For example, with accurate, tweet-level location data you could switch from reading the tweets of accounts you follow to reading tweets from anyone in your neighborhood or city..."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Aug 21, 2009|
|1668:|| Twitter To Add Additional Services For a Fee||Community Building and User Generated Content||Aug 24, 2009|
|1669:|| Twitter To 'More Thoroughly' Enforce Developer Rules Of The Road|
Twitter to tighten its API use.
|July 2, 2012|
|1670:|| Twitter Tightens Rules For Developers With API V1.1|
"...you will need our permission if your application will require more than 100,000 individual user tokens."
|Aug 17, 2012|
|1671:|| Twitter Tests "Buy Button With Selected U.S. Partners|
Twitter is stepping up its ecommerce capability with tests in the US of a "Buy" button.
|Sept 8, 2014|
|1672:|| Twitter Testing New Promoted Tweets|
That's why starting today, we're introducing a way to ensure that the most important Tweets from the organizations you follow reach you directly, by placing them at or near the top of your timeline. These Promoted Tweets will scroll through the timeline like any other Tweet, and like regular Tweets, they will appear in your timeline just once. Promoted Tweets can also be easily dismissed from your timeline with a single click.[br][br]We'll be rolling out and testing this new offering over the next several weeks with a select group of partners...
|July 28, 2011|
|1673:|| Twitter Suspends Journalist's Account After Criticism Of NBC Olympics Coverage|
Twitter has brought down a hail of critical tweeting on its own head by suspending the account of a British newspaper's Los Angeles correspondent following his acerbic reporting of NBC's coverage of the Olympics.
|July 31, 2012|
|1674:|| Twitter Submits IPO Documents|
Probably the next most anticipated IPO after Facebook.
|Sept 13, 2013|
|1675:|| Twitter Stats: 200 Million Tweets Per Day|
A billion Tweets are sent every five days.
|July 1, 2011|
|1676:|| Twitter Starts Trialling Ads In Users' Streams|
"...this new kind of paid ad would appear in a user's Twitter stream regardless of whether they follow that advertiser or search for anything on Twitter."
|Nov 2, 2010|
|1677:|| Twitter Starts To Open Its Firehose To Drive Innovation|
"With access to the full Firehose of data, it is possible to move far beyond the Twitter experiences we know today."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Mar 2, 2010|
|1678:|| Twitter Starts Routing All Links Through New Anti-Phishing Service|
"By routing all links submitted to Twitter through this new service, we can detect, intercept, and prevent the spread of bad links across all of Twitter."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Mar 10, 2010|
|1679:|| Twitter Starts Account Verification To Help Stop Impersonators||Community Building and User Generated Content||June 12, 2009|
|1680:|| Twitter Shares Jump to Over $45|
"We just priced our IPO."
|Nov 7, 2013|