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07.24.13
Hell freezes over: Sina Weibo now lets you post to Facebook
07.24.13

Hell freezes over: Sina Weibo now lets you post to Facebook

For some strange reason, Sina Weibo's always required folks to log in to view some of its posts, b...

By R. Lai,   07.24.13
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07.17.13
Twitter for Android update brings in-line replies, sharing through direct messages
07.17.13

Twitter for Android update brings in-line replies, sharing through direct messages

Twitter fans on Android just got a pair of small features that could go a long way toward streamli...

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07.01.13
Twitter briefly showed which sites were embedding which tweets
07.01.13

Twitter briefly showed which sites were embedding which tweets

It's been possible for Twitter fans to embed posts and whole timelines for some time, but authors...

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05.09.13
App.net Passport for iOS finds third-party clients, allows condition-free sign-ups
05.09.13

App.net Passport for iOS finds third-party clients, allows condition-free sign-ups

Despite App.net's positioning as a Twitter alternative, it hasn't had either an app to call its ow...

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05.03.13
Twitter gives API 1.0 a reprieve, lets it live until June 11th
05.03.13

Twitter gives API 1.0 a reprieve, lets it live until June 11th

Those who preferred Twitter's earlier, more liberal ways have regarded May 7th with a sense of dre...

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04.17.13
Twitter will unveil something 'big' on Good Morning America tomorrow
04.17.13

Twitter will unveil something 'big' on Good Morning America tomorrow

Forget music halls -- Twitter thinks morning TV talk shows are where it's at for product announcem...

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03.04.13
Twitter to drop TweetDeck for AIR, Android and iOS, will also pull Facebook integration
03.04.13

Twitter to drop TweetDeck for AIR, Android and iOS, will also pull Facebook integration

We hope you weren't overly attached to TweetDeck for Android and iOS on mobile, or AIR on the desk...

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02.21.13
Sina Weibo passes 500 million user mark, how's your site coming along?
02.21.13

Sina Weibo passes 500 million user mark, how's your site coming along?

Remember those halcyon days last November when Sina Weibo passed more than 400 million users? Well...

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02.01.13
Twitter warns of a concerted hacking attempt, says 250,000 might be affected
02.01.13

Twitter warns of a concerted hacking attempt, says 250,000 might be affected

Now would be a good time to refresh your Twitter password. The social network has revealed that th...

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