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2014-04-24 12:16:59

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Just when you thought you were safe to have a private conversation out in the open, two artists have created a device that works like a lamp and uses Wi-Fi to record and transmit snippets of conversations that are transcribed and then posted to Twitter on the artists' @conversnitch account. The art project, called Conversnitch, was created by adjunct professor at the Interactive Telecommunications Program at the Tisch School of the Arts...

NYPD's Photo Campaign Backfires, Exposes Aggressive Police Force
2014-04-23 10:40:52

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The New York Police Department has an image problem, and while many big city police departments face similar issues, in the case of the Big Apple social media is to blame. This week the NYPD launched a Twitter and Facebook campaign that encouraged average New Yorkers to share a photo with a member of the department. On Tuesday via the NYPD Twitter account (#myNPYD) a call was made for photos. The tweet noted: “Do you have a photo w/...

Twitter Broaden Its Mobile Advertising Business Through Mobile App Promotions
2014-04-18 04:30:24

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Last November Twitter made quite the splash with its IPO, but since that time hasn’t exactly been a stock market darling. One of the reasons has been the fact that since its inception the micro-blogging service – known for allowing users to share 140 character updates – hasn’t turned a profit. Twitter’s answer appears to be mobile. The social media company has steadily made efforts to address this issue, and on Thursday...

2014-04-11 08:23:21

SHANGHAI, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SINA Corporation (the "Company" or "SINA") (NASDAQ GS: SINA), a leading Internet media company serving China and the global Chinese communities, today announced that the board of directors of the Company has approved a new share repurchase program whereby SINA is authorized to repurchase its own ordinary shares with an aggregate value of up to US$500 million. The Company expects to fund the repurchase out of its existing cash balance. The...

2014-04-09 08:26:52

Miley Cyrus' and Justin Timberlake's tweets are now availble in Spanish (@OHT_MileySP) and French (@OHT_JustinFR) thanks to One Hour Translation twitter translation service NEW YORK, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- One Hour Translation [http://www.onehourtranslation.com ], the world's fastest human translation agency, has created new Twitter handles that will translate all of Miley Cyrus' tweets into Spanish (@OHT_MileySP) and all of Justin Timberlake's tweets...

2014-04-08 23:25:19

Advertising technology company integrates Twitter capabilities to offer advertisers greater opportunity for success on mobile-first native platforms San Francisco (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Ampush, a leading advertising technology company today announced that it has joined Twitter’s Marketing Partner Program (MPP), which will enable the company to integrate Twitter’s Ads API with its AMP 2.0 Marketing Platform. As both a Facebook Strategic Preferred Marketing Developer (sPMD) and Twitter...

Twitter May Bring The World Together, But Is It A Relationship Killer?
2014-04-07 14:03:08

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Social media sites like Twitter and Facebook may be bringing the world closer together, but are they driving us apart on a more personal level? According to a new report from a doctoral researcher at the University of Missouri, Twitter use is directly related to the risk of infidelity and breakup of a romantic relationship. More specifically, Twitter-related conflict typically precludes negative relationship outcomes. Study author...

2014-04-02 08:27:08

DUBLIN, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5c7d22/realtime_search) has announced the addition of the "Global Real-Time Search Trends Analysis" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5c7d22/realtime_search ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The reports predicts that real-time search offers a means to observe general consumer...

French Watchdog Group Files Suit Against Facebook, Twitter And Google
2014-03-26 06:54:48

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online French consumer protection group UFC-Que Choisir said on Tuesday that it has filed a lawsuit against Twitter, Facebook and Google, accusing the tech giants of breaching Internet users' privacy. The group, which advises consumers about services, products and their rights, said it filed the suit in the Paris high court for what it called the "abusive" and "illegal" clauses in the user agreements for the three companies’ social...

2014-03-25 23:33:11

Following an article posted on PC Magazine, fishbat, an award winning online marketing firm explains how Twitter is testing new analytics features that allow users to view tweet visibility. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 fishbat, a leading online marketing firm, discusses how Twitter’s new tweet visibility feature allows users to see how far tweets reach. According to a March 22nd article posted on PC Magazine titled “Twitter Adds Tweet View Counts to iOS App,” Twitter is...


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snash
  • To talk saucily.
  • Insolent, opprobrious language; impertinent abuse.
This word is Scots in origin and probably imitative.