Social Media

Twitter Errors and Downtime Likely to Continue

Twitter’s been having a rough month keeping the service stable, and the micro-blogging service is willing to admit it. For the last few weeks, Twitter has been experiencing constant errors, fail whales and downtime, culminating in yesterday’s extended downtime and today’s high error rate.

Twitter Launches “Places” Feature with Foursquare Integration

After months of rumors and hinting, Twitter is ready to unveil its new and major foray into the world of geolocation: Twitter Places. This feature will highlight tweets around a given location. Starting now, Twitter.com desktop and mobile users can tag their tweets with existing Twitter Places and add new Twitter Places, too.

New Corporate Designation – “Twitter Executive”

Remember the Executive Sales, Business Development - Corporate, B.D. - Retail, B.D. - Healthcare positions....Now it's "Twitter Executive". Corporate world is getting bugged with the new position which is taking place these days known as Twitter Executive or a position related to Twitter.

‘Halal’ version of Facebook a hit in Pakistan

The "halal" version of Facebook launched by Pakistanis last month after a ban was imposed on the social networking website for featuring blasphemous caricatures is going strong with 333,000 users having signed up at the last count. Millatfacebook.com, or "MFB" for short, was launched by six tech-savvy Pakistanis following a furore over the caricatures of Prophet Mohammed on Facebook.

Be Aware ! Try Deleting your FB account…Not a cake walk

To get in touch with others, we simply signup to any one or multiple social networking sites like Facebook.com, Bigadda.com or Twitter.com. Infact the process of signup is so simple now that just by providing an email address and name we can be a member of any professional or personal networking website.....Here it comes a big question : How many people ever tried to delete their account from these social networking website ?

Twitter faces the heat of World Cup

With World Cup Football frenzy gripping online users, micro-blogging site Twitter has warned of possible outages due to heavy traffic during the event. Twitter has been grappling with many site problems in the past week, resulting in outages and poor performance.

Twitter start progressing towards Revenue Generation roadmap

Recently Twitter had disclosed its revenue generation model to the investors who were reportedly loosing confidence in revenue generation capability of twitter. Moving further on the same road-map, Thursday, Twitter announced about acquisition of Smallthought Systems, a data company that it has worked with in the past.

Facebook finds Kidnapped Kids !

A Southern California mother was recently able to locate her long-ago kidnapped children via Facebook, according to numerous media reports An unnamed San Bernardino woman lost her son and daughter in 1995 when her then-husband made off with the 2-...

Social networking heats up on browsing phones

People with Web-browsing phones are spending a lot more of their minutes accessing social networks these days, according to a new study from ComScore.The study, released Wednesday, pegs social networking as the fastest growing activity among people with smartphones and other advanced phones that offer Web browsing, which are also known as feature phones.

Paypal, Facebook, Twitter among Top .com ventures

Twitter, YouTube, PayPal, MySpace, Alibaba, Baidu, eTrade and Infosys are some of the companies included in the list. Tim Berners-Lee, Vint Cerf, Jim Clark and Andy Grove are some of the internet entrepreneurs who have found mentioned in the list.

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