|Displaying Topics 41 - 80 (122 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: reverse|
|41:|| 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|
|42:|| Report: Twitter Planning Launch of Geo-Targeted Ads for Retailers|
Twitter plans to let brands show promoted tweets to users who open its mobile apps within close range of their stores.
|June 21, 2013|
|43:|| Twitter Opens Up Its Analytics Tools For All Users|
The Timeline activity displays a graph for the user based on the number of mentions, follows and unfollows that they've received over the last month.
|June 13, 2013|
|44:|| Twitter Introduces Two-Factor Authentication To Help Thwart Phishing|
"This release is built on top of Twitter via SMS, so we need to be able to send a text to your phone before you can enrol in login verification (which may not work with some cell phone providers)."
|May 23, 2013|
|45:|| 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|
|46:|| AP Twitter Account Hacked, Fake Tweet Falsely Described White House Explosions|
AP said later: "The @AP twitter account has been hacked. The tweet about an attack at the White House is false."
|Apr 23, 2013|
|47:|| Twitter Advertising Introduces Keyword Targeting In Timelines|
"Enter the keywords you want to target, choose whether you want to use phrase match or unordered keyword match, and specify your other targeting options such as geographic location, device and gender."
|Apr 17, 2013|
|48:|| 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|
|49:|| 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|
|50:|| Twitter Discontinues Tweetdeck AIR, Android and for iPhone: Will Stop Functioning From Early May|
"...we are discontinuing support for our older apps: TweetDeck AIR, TweetDeck for Android and TweetDeck for iPhone."
|Mar 5, 2013|
|51:|| 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|
|52:|| Twitter Officially Launches Ads API|
"What this means is that as marketers, you'll soon have the ability to work with our initial set of Ads API partners to manage Twitter Ad campaigns..."
|Feb 20, 2013|
|53:|| 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|
|54:|| 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|
|55:|| New and Updated Android, iOS and Mobile Twitter Search|
This is a major shift from how we have previously partitioned results by type (for instance, Tweet search vs. people search).
|Feb 6, 2013|
|56:|| Report: Twitter Acquires TV Analytics Company, Bluefin|
Twitter has acquired Bluefin Labs, a social TV analytics company that was founded in 2008, sources say.
|Feb 5, 2013|
|57:|| Hackers May Have 250,000 Twitter Accounts Usernames and Passwords|
Though only a very small percentage of our users were potentially affected by this attack, we encourage all users to take this opportunity to ensure that they are following good password hygiene, on Twitter and elsewhere on the Internet.
|Feb 2, 2013|
|58:|| Twitter Nearing $10 Billion Valuation|
...yet another block of early employee shares available, at a valuation of $9.9 billion.
|Feb 1, 2013|
|59:|| Report: Twitter Advertising API May Launch In Q1|
Twitter is finally gearing up to launch its advertising API some time in Q1.
|Jan 28, 2013|
|60:|| Judge Rules Images Posted On Twitter Are Not Free To Use|
A judge ruled two news organizations improperly used images a photojournalist posted to Twitter without permission in a big test of intellectual property law involving social media.
|Jan 16, 2013|
|61:|| 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|
|62:|| 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|
|63:|| Twitter Accounts Compromised and Those Hacked Are Sent Password Resets|
Thousands of Twitter users have received emails warning their account has been compromised by a third party.
|Nov 9, 2012|
|64:|| Why People Don't Use Twitter|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss why some people don't use Twitter. Is it that they just don't 'get it.'
|Oct 17, 2012|
|65:|| 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|
|66:|| Twitter CEO, Dick Costolo: We Want A 'True Platform' And Consistent Experience|
"The future of Twitter is that we'll have a true platform...not just an API that allows developers to create an alternate Twitter experience, but an API that allows third parties to build on top of Twitter in a way that creates accretive value for the user, much how Amazon allowed third-party merchants to build into Amazon."
|Sept 21, 2012|
|67:|| New Twitter Profiles Allow New Header Photos|
Upload an all-new header photo on mobile apps for iPad, iPhone and Android or twitter.com, and the same image will appear whenever anyone views your profile on the web or these apps. You can upload your header photo, which appears above your Tweets, to express yourself instantly, anywhere.
|Sept 18, 2012|
|68:|| Twitter API V1.1 Launches, With API Clarification Over API Limits|
"The 100,000 user token limit applies only to the small set of clients replicating the core Twitter experience."
|Sept 6, 2012|
|69:|| 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|
|70:|| 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|
|71:|| 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|
|72:|| Twitter Outage |
It seems that there's a major twitter outage right now.
|July 26, 2012|
|73:|| Twitter To 'More Thoroughly' Enforce Developer Rules Of The Road|
Twitter to tighten its API use.
|July 2, 2012|
|74:|| 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|
|75:|| UK: Sponsored Twitter Football Advertising Campaign Banned|
The Advertising Standards Authority said that the messages did not make clear they were "identifiable as marketing communications".
|June 20, 2012|
|76:|| 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|
|77:|| New Tailored Suggestions, And Twitter Supporting Do Not Track|
|May 18, 2012|
|78:|| Twitter Aiming For 2 Billion Users|
You might think that statement was from Mark Zuckerberg, as Facebook approaches 1 billion active users on its social network and focuses on the next billion. But it was Satya Patel, Twitter's vice president of products, outlining the goal his company has set for itself.
|May 2, 2012|
|79:|| 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|
|80:|| 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|