Twitter And Foursquare Collaborate To Tag Specific Location To Tweets
Mar24

Twitter And Foursquare Collaborate To Tag Specific Location To Tweets

Twitter and Foursquare have both entered into a partnership that will tag specific location to tweets. The collaboration will bring the ability to tag specific locations to tweets via official apps and the web. The upcoming feature was tweeted on Monday by Tweeter, with a video showing how it will work in iOS, according to TechCrunch. In the past, location services in Twitter worked by detecting your coordinates based on your device...

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Twitter Starts Restricting Some Meerkat Features After Confirming Acquisition Of Periscope
Mar15

Twitter Starts Restricting Some Meerkat Features After Confirming Acquisition Of Periscope

After confirming the acquisition of Periscope, Twitter has started limiting some of the features of Meerkat, a rival live streaming platform. It is no secret that Meerkat is in direct rivalry to Periscope, and offering both a level playing field after acquisition of the later would not bode well for the microblogging platform. Meerkat is not only seen as a direct rival to Periscope, but has started gaining a huge fan base since it was...

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Twitter Experimenting With TV Timeline
Mar13

Twitter Experimenting With TV Timeline

Twitter is reportedly launching a bold TV experiment, which could change the face of second-screen viewing, according to Mashable. The experiment, according to the report could change the face of second-screen viewing if all goes well according to the experiment. The new feature is being tested in the microblogging platform’s Twitter app with select number of users. It will be made available when you use a hashtag for some TV shows,...

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Twitter Launches Partner Audience, A New Ad-Targeting Feature For Publishers
Mar05

Twitter Launches Partner Audience, A New Ad-Targeting Feature For Publishers

Twitter has launched a new feature known as Partner Audience, which the microblogging platform designed for publishers. The new ad-targeting feature will let publishers on Twitter select intended demographics such as “cereal buyers” and “pet care buyers.” A lot of Twitter users will view Thursday’s launch as a possible bailout from those annoying promoted tweets on their feeds. So here is hoping that the company will this time make...

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Twitter Reportedly In Talks To Buy Live Streaming App Periscope
Mar05

Twitter Reportedly In Talks To Buy Live Streaming App Periscope

Twitter is reportedly in talks to buy live streaming app Periscope, which has been compared to Meerkat by a lot of private beta users, according to TechCrunch. The talks, according to the report, are still in its early stages. A source quoted by TechCrunch puts the price at around $100 million, while another source puts it at a fraction of that amount quoted by the first source. Periscope is similar to the same service being offered...

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TweetDeck Accounts To Be Scrapped And Replaced By Twitter Logins By March 31
Mar04

TweetDeck Accounts To Be Scrapped And Replaced By Twitter Logins By March 31

TweetDeck has announced that it is scrapping TweetDeck-specific accounts on March 31, and also added that all users should log into the tool with their Twitter credentials, according to The Next Web. “If you still use your original TweetDeck credentials to log in to TweetDeck, the time has come to make a change. By March 31, we will retire these credentials and all users will need to log in to TweetDeck with their Twitter account,”...

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