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2 hrs ago | SFGate

Twitter Now Shows You Exactly How Many People See Your Tweets - And It's Mesmerizing

Twitter has released its Twitter analytics dashboard to all users, and it's completely awesome.


Related Topix: Business News

4 hrs ago |

Kelly Brook and Chanelle Hayes lock horns in nasty Twitter spat over sex with David McIntosh

Kelly Brook has said that she feels like she's given "a dog a bone" after lashing out at Chanelle Hayes after the former Big Brother housemate lifted the lid on her three-week relationship with Celebrity Big Brother star David McIntosh.


8 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

Twitter blocks police inquiry into racist abuse of councillor

A politician who has been subjected to racial abuse online has been told police have halted the investigation because social media giant Twitter would not co-operate.


Related Topix: Central County, Scotland, Strathclyde County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom, Terrorism,

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

After Exposing Sexism In The Video Game Industry, This Woman Received Rape Threats On Twitter

Anita Sarkeesian was forced to leave her home and stay with friends after she recieved an outpouring of violent threats over Twitter.


Related Topix: The Avengers


How Many People See Your Tweets? Twitter Opens Its Nifty Analytics Dashboard To Everyone

Back in July, Twitter launched a really nifty analytics dashboard . A bit like Google Analytics for tweets, it allows you to gauge the performance of each and every tweet you sent.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines


Time Warner Cable Down Across The Country, Twitter Reacts Accordingly

UPDATE: 8:50 A.M. -- A spokesperson for Time Warner Cable says that service has largely been restored.



Should you buy ISIS? No, not that one

You might think that a company called Isis Pharmaceuticals would be itching to change its name in order to avoid confusion with the terrorist organization Islamic State of Iraq and Syria .


Related Topix: Biotech, Isis Pharmaceuticals, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Facebook, Social Software

Echo: Master chef Mark to open seafront venue

Mark Baumann will open the first of his newBourgee steak and lobster restaurants, on Eastern Esplanade, on September 15, and has already offered diners a mouth-watering taste of what to expect on Twitter.


Related Topix: Soup, Life, Food

WSYR-AM Syracuse

Internet Outage for Time Warner Customers

A significant number of Time Warner customers across the country woke this morning to an outage in their internet service.


KNEK-FM Lafayette

Karrueche Tran Blames Producers for Blue Ivy Joke on BET's 106 & Park

Karrueche Tran did not mean to offend Beyonc and Jay Z 's daughter while co-hosting BET's countdown show 106 & Park .


Tue Aug 26, 2014

KABC-AM Los Angeles

American Jihadi Killed in Syria Fighting, White House Says

A Chicago-born jihadist has been killed while fighting in Syria, the White House said Tuesday -- purportedly for the terrorist group ISIS.


Related Topix: Metal, Isis, Terrorism

Silicon Alley Insider

Here's How Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Is Defending His Tactics To Crush Lyft

Details emerged today about Uber's plan, code-named "Operation Slog," to recruit drivers away from rival car transport company Lyft.


Related Topix: uber, 37signals


Twitter helps Chicago find sources of food poisoning

When Chicago health officials saw Twitter users complaining about local food poisoning episodes, they reached out on Twitter to those users and often ended up charging the restaurant in question with a violation.


Related Topix: Food Science, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

With no Miley Cyrus twerking, VMA ratings down

The pop music extravaganza, at which Beyonce was in the spotlight, reached 8.3 million viewers on Sunday.


Related Topix: Miley Cyrus, Beyonce, Dance, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, R-N-B, Univision, Media, IGN Entertainment, Fox Filmed Entertainment

Business Journal

Why Elon Musk is the greatest Silicon Valley marketer since Steve Jobs

That whole electric car/solar energy/rocketship thing he's got going is a trifecta any entrepreneur should envy.


Related Topix: Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Marketing, Tesla Model S, Sedan

Evening Times

Indyref debate trends on Twitter from Stoke-on-Trent to Seville

The clash between Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond and Better Together leader Alistair Darling was a hot topic in locations as diverse as Stoke-on-Trent in England and Seville in Spain.


Related Topix: World News, Cheshire County, England, Staffordshire County, England, United Kingdom, Alistair Darling


Legendary Game Creator Attacked on Twitter over Fukushima Peaches

Earthbound designer Shigesato Itoi sent out a fairly simple tweet: "If you go to Fukushima, you can buy peaches like this."

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Related Topix: Life, Fruits, Food, World News, Japan,

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Twitter campaign calls on Messi to condemn killing of Israeli boy

The picture of the four-year-old Israeli boy, Daniel Tragerman, wearing Messi's No.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News

Lost Remote

#EverySimpsonsEver Takes Over Twitter

If you even glanced at the Internet this weekend, you may have noticed a lot of people watching The Simpsons.


WGMZ-FM Gadsden

Joe Budden Tweets, Taunts NYPD On Social Media

Wanted rapper Joe Budden seems to be playing a game of "catch me if you can" on social media.


Related Topix: Joe Budden, Hip-Hop


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