Go Shopping on Twitter?

Facebook just recently announced that they were adding a buy button to users news feeds and now it seems that Twitter has its own plans to do the same.  While the option is not functional just yet, Twitter has been testing its e-commerce capabilities on some users feeds. The button reads, “payments and shipping” and … Read more

NYPD Twitter Campaign BackFires

A Twitter campaign for the NYPD has backfired after users took it as an opportunity to post images of police brutality. The New York Police Department decided to run a Twitter campaign in order to open up a new way of communication between the public and law enforcement. “The NYPD is creating new ways to … Read more

Twitters Revamp Continues With Interactive Pop Up Notifications

Twitter has been undergoing some serious renovations this last week with the latest addition being interactive, pop-up notifications. Twitter users can expect to see fully interactive pop-up notifications starting from today. The notifications will appear on the lower right corner of the timeline and will allow users to interact with activity on their account. “When … Read more

Turkish Twitter Ban Backfires

Turkey’s plan to ban Twitter has backfired with 33 percent more residents signing up to the social media service following the decision.  The Turkish government aimed to ban Twitter after Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared that the service was being utilized to publish audio recordings that implicated Turkey was involved in bribery and corruption. … Read more

Twitter’s Web Version Gets a Make Over

Twitter has just announced that it is releasing a new, fresh look for it’s desktop based version. “We’re now rolling out a refreshed https://twitter.com reflecting the look & feel of our iOS & Android apps,” Twitter announced in a tweet. Twitter wants a uniform look across their web page and app versions and have decided … Read more