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Twitter To Announce IPO This Week
2013-09-30 09:34:26

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Twitter announced earlier this month that they'd taken the first steps to file their initial public offering (IPO) with US regulators. According to the website Quartz, Twitter's filing is now ready, and they plan to make it public knowledge this week. According to their sources, Quartz says Twitter hopes to begin publicly trading shares of their company before Thanksgiving. The seven year old microblogging company is expected to be...

2013-09-25 23:31:55

Your Life After 25.com, the authority for women over 25, chose to do a monthly hosted twitter chat party #RelationshipRant. The first of the monthly twitter series begins October 9th and will run from 9pm - 11pm EST. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 With hundreds of weekly twitter chats, relationships are not a covered subject matter. Your Life After 25.com, the authority for women over 25, is changing that and will host a monthly twitter chat party #RelationshipRant. The first...

2013-09-25 11:08:14

For many international news followers, having a cup of coffee while reading the morning newspaper has turned into scrolling a Twitter feed to catch up on important news as it happens throughout the day. In a new article published in SAGE Open, researchers used data collected from Twitter to study readers' news preferences across the globe and discovered that different countries have stronger preference towards different types of articles – American and British readers are more drawn to...

2013-09-20 23:00:39

The fourth annual TVB Forward Conference in New York showcased how local TV is gaining in popularity and changing the advertising landscape. (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 This year, the conference featured celebrity speakers ABC News Anchor George Stephanopoulos, Maria Bartiromo, host of "On the Money with Maria Bartiromo," as well as other industry leaders. The discussions and lectures covered the importance of local TV related to the speakers' related fields. George...

2013-09-19 23:23:31

Global social media strategy and execution firm MCP adds Spanish language communications to it its robust menu of client services. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 Media Connect Partners, LLC (MCP) (http://mediaconnectpartners.com) now has the ability to capture a wider audience and reach new communities by offering Spanish language services to its growing roster of clients. “It is estimated that Spanish is the second most widely spoken language in the world,” said MCP Chief...

Twitter Outage Thursday
2013-09-12 16:04:31

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Social media service Twitter experienced an outage that began Thursday afternoon. The micro-blogging service was reportedly down for users of the Firefox browser around 1 pm Pacific Time, but was still operating on Microsoft’s Internet Explorer. It was reportedly also working on Google’s Chrome browser as of mid-afternoon on Thursday, at least intermittently. Numerous users took to the website Isitdownnow.com to report...

2013-09-05 23:25:21

IXACT Contact Solutions Inc., North America’s easy to learn and use real estate contact management software, is giving away a free article to those who follow the company on Twitter. This promotion runs for a limited time only. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 With IXACT Contact’s latest Twitter campaign, REALTORS® are asked to follow the real estate contact management software firm on Twitter to get a free article, entitled, “The 3 Keys to Building a Referrals-Based...

Location Data Still Found In 20 Percent Of Tweets
2013-09-04 08:26:38

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Even with location data turned off, it’s still possible to send out Tweets with this information. With more people engaging in the privacy conversation, a new study from the University of Southern California (USC) reveals some Twitter users aren’t being as careful as they could be to protect their sensitive information. After sampling some 15 million Tweets, the researchers found almost one in five 140-character strings of text...

2013-09-02 23:05:09

Following an article published on Mashable, fishbat, one of the nation’s leading social media agencies, describes a future update to Twitter that will allow users to take lines from news articles and turn them into tweets. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) September 02, 2013 fishbat, one of the nation’s leading social media agencies responds to an article published by Mashable, which analyzes the latest update to Twitter that will allow users to transform sentences from news articles into tweets....


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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