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Online Trust Alliance Labels Twitter As Most Trustworthy Site
2014-06-12 10:49:24

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Not much can really be said in 140 characters but perhaps saying less is what makes a website trustworthy, and why micro-blogging service Twitter earned the highest score in a new report measuring the trustworthiness of websites, established by the Online Trust Alliance. The group is made up of various technology-based firms including Microsoft, VeriSign, Symantec and even Twitter itself. The Annual Online Trust Audit and Honor Roll...

2014-01-15 23:28:41

CatchApp, which allows managers to connect to and monitor progress in the business apps their teams use, is now delivering this valuable tool to desktops and laptops providing managers with the option of tracking progress on bigger screens in their offices. Chemnitz, Germany (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 CatchApp, the best way for a manager to catch up with everything their teams are working on, is officially launching its web version today. Like the very popular smartphone app, the web...

2013-06-15 23:00:24

Twitter is a brilliant business too, provided it is used properly. Here Australian business coach Casey Gollan shows how a company can boost its Twitter profile and, at the same, vastly improve its overall marketing efforts. (PRWEB) June 16, 2013 Companies currently puzzling over paltry Twitter numbers while the amount of new fans gained by their competitors seems to be rocketing every higher, should read business coach Casey Gollan's latest news bulletin titled How to get people to follow...

Twitter Seventh Birthday
2013-03-21 11:12:08

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online What started with nearly a whisper has grown into the largest global shouting match in history. In 2006, Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey sat in front of his computer and tapped out the words “Just setting up my twttr.” It´s an unassuming message — nothing more than a passing status update with no real significance. In the seven years to follow this inaugural tweet, millions more would send out messages...

Twitter Kills TweetDeck In Bid To Consolidate Social Media Power
2013-03-05 10:23:42

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Twitter is steadily making strides toward becoming the social network that just wants to be left alone. Ever since a passive-aggressive and corporate-speak heavy blog post last summer, the micro-blogging service has been slowly killing off third-party partners and features to drive users to their own apps. Yesterday, Twitter tightened their coils even further, killing one of their own apps for Android and iOS. From 2009 to...

2012-06-04 23:00:47

Study Breaks, one of the leading college media entertainment companies, offers a guide to using the iPhone´s voice tool Siri with Twitter and Facebook, enabling users to utilize social media without ever having to touch the keyboard. Austin, TX (PRWEB) June 04, 2012 Since Apple released the iPhone 4s , for many it has evolved into a virtual personal assistant. Siri allows the user to make and edit notes, book appointments, check the weather, send emails and text messages, and even set...

TweetDeck Takes Down Service For A Short Time After Exploit Revealed
2012-04-02 08:59:00

Twitter took down its popular web version of TweetDeck after a security issue was demonstrated that allowed possible access to accounts by hackers. An Australian Twitter user, Geoff Evason, claimed he was able to get into hundreds of Twitter and Facebook accounts through the Mac client app for TweetDeck, reports Colleen Taylor for Tech Crunch. Evason posted screenshots purportedly of some of the accounts he allegedly found a way into. “I´m a Tweetdeck user. A bug has given me...

2011-06-01 05:40:00

Twitter users could soon be using a smoother photo-sharing service as the company plans to announce its intentions on such a service this week at the D9 conference in California, according to several sources, including TechCrunch, which broke the story. Currently, all photos that are posted on a user's twitter account are hosted by popular sites such as Twitpic, Yfrog, Instagram and Flickr, which are accessible through links within tweets that fetch the images and display them inline. Twitter...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.