Twitter To Begin Video Ad Spot On Top Of Timeline

Twitter has initiated the introduction of a new video ad unit with the name First View. This commercial outfit allows marketers to well reserved access in the top spot in users’ timelines for the span of a day. Among the first breed of advertisers jumping on this feature is 20th Century Fox, with domestic theater …

Twitter shuts down 125,000 accounts

Coming as one of the measures Twitter has adopted to grind hard on violent extremism, the giant social media made announcements yesterday that it has suspended more than 125,000 accounts since mid-2015 owing to what it described as sharing connections to terrorist or extremist groups, primarily ISIS. The company has claimed earlier that there existed …

Twitter goes down in widespread outage

As at the time of posting, at the moment, Twitter is temporarily down, as we have gathered so far, the service looks to be being inflicted in widespread problems on both desktop and mobile. The company made the confirmations on its tatus blog at 03:44AM ET that “some users are currently experiencing problems accessing Twitter,” …

Twitter updates its online abuse rules

Twitter has brought its rules supervising abusive behavior under review again. Twitter is again in the process of revising its rules to curtail what it sees as abusive behavior following its updates of its user rules so as to clamp down on revenge porn postings earlier this year. Though the San Francisco-based social media site …

Twitter Files Patent for Tweet-Controlled Drone

It has been well famed for some time now that personal drones are graduating into the “next big thing,” as such the reality now is, the time is ripe for connections to be woven between them and our daily internet expeditions. Twitter appears to be the first to take the cudgel and step up in …

Twitter to make money from its 500 million logged-off users

Discontent is no longer a vice. If Oliver Twist had asked for more in this new world, he wouldn’t be perceived as stubborn. Not having enough is the quickest way to having enough. Of course people and brands are getting gluttonous, no brand wants to watch its weight, all are looking for an obese success. …

Jack Dorsey Now The Permanent CEO Of Twitter

Jack Dorsey will now graduate from the “interim CEO” assuming the position or the permanent chief executive of Twitter. The company has officially disclosed the news to the public as board members are not stingy with their support staking it all behind Dorsey, who would still hold duties as CEO of Square. The double responsibility …

Twitter Now Makes It Possible To Donate To Politicians

Twitter TWTR +0.00% has introduced added convenience to the process of public political participation enabling users to be more politically active. On Tuesday, the social media network revealed that by means of its partnership with Company Square, a mobile payment solution, Twitter users now have the capacity to make political donations through tweets. Now if …

Get Your Fare Estimates Via Twitter for Uber Taxis

You want to get an idea of how much you stand to be charged for a particular distance if you are to use Uber taxi? Uber’s mobile app has designed an inbuilt fare estimator but now via twitter, you could also estimate the fares. Draft out your query in writing using plain and then send …