Twitter Acquires Cover App

Twitter Acquires Cover App

Twitter acquires Cover for Android, the app that gives you right app right time on your home screen in Android smartphone.  The Cover App for Android  learns what apps you use throughout the day  in different places you use your phone. And offers the apps on the home lock screen automatically.  For example, it learns when […]

Twitter Makes it Easy to Share Photos


Twitter announced an update to its mobile app that will make Twitter get more social with photos. The twitter update enables tagging upto ten people in a photo and share up to 4 photos in a tweet. These two new features are available on the latest Twitter app for iOS and Android devices. How to […]

Twitter Turns 8 and Lets You Find Your First Tweet


Twitter turned eight years old and celebrated its birthday by allowing any user to access their first tweet.  In the blog post, twitter thanked its users by saying In 2006, people began to say a little something on Twitter through 140-character bursts of plain text. Eight years later, our users have transformed Twitter into place […]

Twitter to Allow Users to Get All Their Tweets

Twitter Archive

Finally, twitter will be allowing its users to get their hands on all archived tweets. Announcing the holday gift for Twitter users, twitter said, it has begun rolling out the feature to download all your twitter archive, including retweets from the very beginning. The Twitter Archive will allow user to view/search tweets by months/hashtaga/usernames. To […]

Tweets Travel Faster Than Earthquakes: Twitter’s Latest Ad

Twitter, Faster Than Earthquakes

Twitter’s latest ad is claiming that tweets travel faster than earthquakes. The latest twitter ad makes use of last week’s earthquake that shook both DC and NewYork and starts off saying that It took 30 seconds for the August 23rd earthquake to travel from Washington DC to New York. Just enough time to tweet. Then […]

Twitter By Numbers: Twitter Celebrates Five Years of Success

Celebrating Twitter’s Fifth birthday/month Twitter revealed interestting stats that reflects the growth of Twitter in the last five years. The numbers are pretty impressive. March 21, 2006: Jack Dorsey (@jack) sent the first Tweet. 3 years, 2 months and 1 day: The time it took from the first Tweet to the billionth Tweet. 1 week. […]

Internet 2010 by the Numbers

Ever wondered what happened with the Internet in 2010? And how many sites, users are there, Pingdom, website’s uptime monitoring company has collated answers to a number of such interesting questions on Internet 2010. Pingdom used a variety of sources to get these interesting numbers. Email By Numbers In 2010, the total number of emails […]

Twitter Releases Top 10 Twitter Trends of 2010


Twitter announced top 10 trends in Twitter in eight categories: News Events, People, Movies, Television, Technology, World Cup, Sports and Hashtags. Announcing the top trends in twitter as part of its Year in Review series, Twitter said each Trend in the Top 10 list includes multiple related terms, to give the most accurate view of […]

Twitter for Windows Phone is Here

Twitter introduced Twitter for Windows Phone. Adding one more member to its Twitter mobile family, twitter said it wants to give users the ability to tweet easily from all devices. Twitter for Windows Phone client is available for all Windows Phone 7 devices. Just like other twitter mobile clients, Twitter for Windows Phone has all […]

Apple Gets More Media Attention: PEW Study

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A study by PEW research shows that the tech company that got most media coverage from press is Apple.  The PEW report says that, Apple is had more coverage from the mainstream press than any other tech giants. Not just coverage, but most of the coverage has something good to say about Apple and its […]