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|1641:|| 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|
|1642:|| 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|
|1643:|| 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|
|1644:|| 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|
|1645:|| 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|
|1646:|| 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|
|1647:|| 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|
|1648:|| 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|
|1649:|| Twitter To Start To Educate Users On Ways To Make Money||Community Building and User Generated Content||July 24, 2009|
|1650:|| 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|
|1651:|| 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|
|1652:|| 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|
|1653:|| Twitter To Add Additional Services For a Fee||Community Building and User Generated Content||Aug 24, 2009|
|1654:|| Twitter To 'More Thoroughly' Enforce Developer Rules Of The Road|
Twitter to tighten its API use.
|July 2, 2012|
|1655:|| 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|
|1656:|| 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|
|1657:|| 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|
|1658:|| Twitter Submits IPO Documents|
Probably the next most anticipated IPO after Facebook.
|Sept 13, 2013|
|1659:|| Twitter Stats: 200 Million Tweets Per Day|
A billion Tweets are sent every five days.
|July 1, 2011|
|1660:|| 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|
|1661:|| 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|
|1662:|| 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|
|1663:|| Twitter Starts Account Verification To Help Stop Impersonators||Community Building and User Generated Content||June 12, 2009|
|1664:|| Twitter Shares Jump to Over $45|
"We just priced our IPO."
|Nov 7, 2013|
|1665:|| Twitter Sets Anti-Spam Measures On "Followers"|
"Follow spam is the act of following mass numbers of people, not because you're actually interested in their tweets, but simply to gain attention, get views of your profile (and possibly clicks on URLs therein), or (ideally) to get followed back."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Aug 12, 2008|
|1666:|| Twitter Search Uses Real-Time Human Computation|
Twitter's engineering department has explained how it uses humans to help improve its search.
|Jan 9, 2013|
|1667:|| Twitter Search To Get Reputation Ranking and Link Crawling||Community Building and User Generated Content||May 7, 2009|
|1668:|| Twitter Says Stability Should Improve|
"However, we certainly are not happy about the disruptions that we have faced and even caused this week and understand how they negatively impact our users."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||June 16, 2010|
|1669:|| Twitter Rolls Out New Web Profiles To Everyone|
You'd better get your pictures updated on your profile.
|Apr 23, 2014|
|1670:|| Twitter Rolls Out New Search|
Today we're starting to roll out a completely new version of Twitter search. Not only will it deliver more relevant Tweets when you search for something or click on a trending topic, but it will also show you related photos and videos, right there on the results page. It's never been easier to get a sense of what's happening right now, wherever your curiosity takes you.
|June 2, 2011|
|1671:|| Twitter Rolls Out More Real Time Feedback Of Tweets|
Another step to make Twitter's home page more like a destination.
|Apr 11, 2014|
|1672:|| Twitter Rolling Out Tweet Archive Capability|
If you don't see that option in Settings today, know that it's on the way! We're rolling out this feature slowly, starting today with a small percentage of users whose language is set to English.
|Dec 19, 2012|
|1673:|| Twitter Rolling Out Older Tweets In Search Results|
"We'll be steadily increasing this percentage over time, and ultimately, aim to surface the best content for your query."
|Feb 9, 2013|
|1674:|| Twitter Revamps Its Ads Center|
Based on feedback from our advertisers, we've created a revamped experience that improves campaign reporting, provides more visibility into campaign performance, analytics and spend, and also makes it easier to manage campaigns in real time.
|Mar 14, 2013|
|1675:|| Twitter Reports Full Year Earnings and Posts $645 Million Net Loss|
"Twitter finished a great year with our strongest financial quarter to date," said Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter.
|Feb 6, 2014|
|1676:|| Twitter Reports 'Cascading Bug' Caused Service Outage|
This wasn't due to a hack or our new office or Euro 2012 or GIF avatars, as some have speculated today. A 'cascading bug' is a bug with an effect that isn't confined to a particular software element, but rather its effect 'cascades' into other elements as well.
|June 22, 2012|
|1677:|| Twitter Reengineers Its Cards System And Introduces New Capabilities|
"...through those Cards, we're introducing a new way to bring people directly to your app from a Tweet, and we're adding new types of Cards, so you can more creatively show your content on Twitter."
|Apr 3, 2013|
|1678:|| Twitter Publishes its Top Trends of 2010 From 25 Billion Tweets|
"An astounding 25 billion Tweets were sent in 2010. We analyzed all those Tweets to identify the year's Top 10 Trends,"
|Dec 13, 2010|
|1679:|| Twitter Publishes Draft Of Innovators Patent Agreement (IPA)|
Typically, engineers and designers sign an agreement with their company that irrevocably gives that company any patents filed related to the employee's work. The company then has control over the patents and can use them however they want, which may include selling them to others who can also use them however they want. With the IPA, employees can be assured that their patents will be used only as a shield rather than as a weapon.
|Apr 17, 2012|
|1680:|| Twitter Prohibits Automated Following or Bulk Following|
Twitter has updated its developer guidelines, and one item stood out, "automated following or bulk following is also prohibited."
|July 4, 2013|