Twitter introduces mute feature


Are there any Twitter users you would like to hear less from? If you just said yes, there is good news today that gives you an additional choice to putting up with their tweets or unfollowing them in a bid to return your timeline to a semblance of normal. Twitter today announced a new feature that will let you mute […]

Nokia warns Samsung: “Take note” of next generation Lumia

Nokia, along with Microsoft, will unveil their first Windows Phone 8 smartphone (and perhaps more than one) at their upcoming September 5th event. Now the company is serving notice that it expects big things of its upcoming lineup. Recently appointed VP of Sales and Marketing Chris Weber took to Twitter to warn Samsung in particular: Samsung take note, next generation […]

Rumour: Apple considering stake in Twitter (Updated)

A report by The New York Times indicates that Apple could make a strategic investment in Twitter. Citing ” people briefed on the matter,” it adds that Apple considered investing hundreds of millions of dollars into the social media company. Negotiations have stopped for now but the companies continue to work together on integrating Twitter features into Apple’s products. Apple […]

Twitter acquires TweetDeck

TweetDeck announced today that it had been acquired by Twitter after several weeks of such rumours. The deal was completed yesterday and sources estimate it at over US$40 million in cash and stock. According to Iain Dodsworth, TweetDeck Founder and CEO: The past three years have been an epic journey, with many highs and lows, accompanied by the constant thrill […]