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2014-05-17 23:00:22

Tweet Earth from Digital Emergence features all of the tools found in a traditional Twitter Client, and visually represents where a topic is the most popular by displaying tweets in a speech bubble superimposed on a HD graphic of the Earth. The unique and innovative iPad app also places the sun in proximity to a tweet based on when it was sent, and makes following a user’s trip across a country, continent or globe much more insightful and interesting. Cupertino, CA (PRWEB) May 17, 2014...

2014-05-14 23:02:38

KollideTV is the Only Streaming Digital Platform Focusing on a Multicultural America with Programming that Showcases and Reflects Their Lives New York, NY (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Beginning tonight at 9pm ET, KollideTV (kollidetv.com) premieres all new epsodes of its original programming lineup, including Black Actress, Finding My Obama, Focus:Film, Henry, In Between Men, Lenox Avenue, Things I Learned This Week,The Blue Line, The Daily Dos & Travelista Teri. Launched on May 7th,...

2014-05-14 08:38:14

LONDON, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- http://www.StreetRepairs.co.uk The Street Repairs app enables members of the public to quickly report street-level faults via their Smartphone in real time. From reporting potholes to fly tipping, pavement or footpath issues this nifty app has the ability to report community issues to local authorities from its extensive menu in less than two minutes. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131202/657774 ) (Photo:...

Muted Tweets: Update Allows Users To Reduce Unwanted Twitter Posts
2014-05-13 10:33:50

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Social media doesn't stand still. In recent months Twitter has added new features including the ability to tag people in photos and even tested an option to allow users to see tweets nearby sources. On Monday the micro-blogging service announced a new feature that could reduce the constant barrage of tweets without the need to unfollow someone. This can be especially helpful when following a friend or family member -- including those...

2014-05-05 23:05:54

Ranker.com responds to user demand by creating deep, interactive “Game of Thrones” content. Los Angeles, CA. (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Ranker.com, a platform that produces thousands of crowdsourced answers to opinion-based questions, just launched Ranker of Thrones, an engaging internet hub dedicated entirely to HBO’s hit series, “Game of Thrones.” The microsite features episode recaps, votable lists, memes, photo slideshows and interactive content, like this morbidly fascinating...

2014-05-01 12:32:36

OpenQ's SafeGuard new app now available on HootSuite for risk management and compliance in the HootSuite App Directory, providing the broadest protection available to the social enterprise. NEW YORK, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Today, OpenQ, the leading provider of social and mobile risk management solutions for regulated industries and HootSuite, the world's most widely used social relationship platform, announced the availability of OpenQ's SafeGuard app in the HootSuite App...

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...

2014-04-10 23:04:28

Social media giants integrate their platforms allowing users to seamlessly promote links from their content Hub. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Uberflip and HootSuite, two Canadian social media giants, have partnered up in order to make social media a more comprehensive outlet that will allow Hub owners to promote their content through social media more quickly and easily. HootSuite allows users to manage multiple social networks from one secure, web-based dashboard and Uberflip...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'