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12.31.15
Twitter reinstates Politwoops for cataloging politicians' tweets
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Twitter reinstates Politwoops for cataloging politicians' tweets

The database of boneheaded tweets is back, for the sake of transparency.

By B. Steele,   12.31.15
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12.10.15
Twitter tests Promoted Tweets for users who aren't logged in
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Twitter tests Promoted Tweets for users who aren't logged in

The social network is testing ads on the web that display before you even log in.

By B. Steele,   12.10.15
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12.04.15
Twitter trademark filing lays claim to the word 'subtweet'
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Twitter trademark filing lays claim to the word 'subtweet'

The company wants to trademark the term for indirectly criticizing someone.

By B. Steele,   12.04.15
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11.16.15
Twitter tests emoji reactions for the times a heart won't do
11.16.15

Twitter tests emoji reactions for the times a heart won't do

Twitter is testing a way to give hot takes a more appropriate response.

By B. Steele,   11.16.15
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07.02.15
#ICYMI: Freezing lasers, tweeting video games and more
07.02.15

#ICYMI: Freezing lasers, tweeting video games and more

Today on In Case You Missed It: Microsoft debuts a Kinect-based room mapping system that underst...

By A. Tarantola,   07.02.15
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06.04.15
Twitter bars site that kept politicians' boneheaded tweets
06.04.15

Twitter bars site that kept politicians' boneheaded tweets

Politwoops -- a database of tweets US lawmakers would rather you forget -- has been banished by Tw...

By S. Dent,   06.04.15
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05.19.15
Mobile Google searches now show real-time tweets
05.19.15

Mobile Google searches now show real-time tweets

Google and Twitter announced a new service today that will allow US mobile users to receive live T...

By A. Tarantola,   05.19.15
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02.04.15
Bloomberg: Twitter is reconnecting its firehose to Google
02.04.15

Bloomberg: Twitter is reconnecting its firehose to Google

Tomorrow Twitter will release its latest quarterly earnings figures, but ahead of that Bloomberg h...

By R. Lawler,   02.04.15
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