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When parents forbid their kids from an activity, those kids are bound to find a way to take part anyway. That's apparently what happened when China banned social networking sites including Facebook and Twitter from the population.
Interactive features such as live polls and the ability to select and publish specific messages alongside breaking news events are some of the new features coming soon to Twitter, the social network's chief executive announced on Friday.
Twitter continues to choke out its partners as it makes moves to tighten the reins on its API and slowly herd everyone towards their mobile apps and Web site.
While scientists have used the game "Madden Football" to predict Super Bowl victors, now they say the microblogging site Twitter might help determine who wins the presidential election.
Statusreel has integrated Facebook Status and Tumblr.
Twitter is continuing its slow, constrictor like coil around its partners, slowly choking out third-party offerings and some implementations of their API.
Microblogging service Twitter is beginning to flexes its muscles and an updated API puts developers on notice that it wants to ensure that developers are “providing the best Twitter experience possible."
Online Tumblr theme store The Layout Shop is releasing the second episode of their series of animated web videos that introduce their collection of themes for Tumblr. Los
Robert Kevin Rose, born February 21, 1977, is a former American Internet entrepreneur who co-founded Revision3, Digg, Pownce, and Milk. He also served as production assistant and co-host at TechTV's The Screen Savers. As of 2012, he is a venture partner at Google Ventures. Rose was born in Redding, California and lived in Oregon before his family moved to Las Vegas, Nevada, where he spent most of his childhood. Rose attended Vo-Tech High School in Las Vegas in 1992. He then attended the...
David Karp, born July 6, 1986, is an American web developer and entrepreneur. He is the founder and CEO of the short-form blogging platform Tumblr. According to Forbes, Karp's net worth exceeds $200 million (US), and Tumblr has been valued at $800 million. On May 20, 2013, it was announced that Yahoo! and Tumblr had reached an agreement for the search engine to acquire Tumblr for $1.1 billion (US). Karp would remain as CEO of the company. Karp began his career as an intern under Fred...
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