Faster Forward: Twitter


Posted at 05:12 PM ET, 09/07/2011

Shared links have a short lifespan

How long is the Facebook and Twitter news cycle? About three hours.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:12 PM ET, 09/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Twitter, Facebook, Digital Culture

Posted at 03:04 PM ET, 08/24/2011

Facebook offers emergency prep advice from FEMA

Facebook is talking to FEMA, the National Weather Service and the Red Cross about disaster preparation.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:04 PM ET, 08/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Twitter

Posted at 04:53 PM ET, 08/23/2011

DC Earthquake Twitter account opened immediately

Someone is already tweeting as the DC earthquake

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  04:53 PM ET, 08/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Twitter, digital culture

Posted at 06:42 PM ET, 08/10/2011

Twitter makes photo-sharing a snap

Twitter has launched its own photo-sharing tool, now available to everyone on the site.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  06:42 PM ET, 08/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Twitter, Social Networking

Posted at 02:58 PM ET, 08/02/2011

Newt Gingrich’s Twitter follower count under scrutiny

An anonymous source says that the presidential hopeful has paid for his Twitter followers, but others — and Gingrich -- disagree

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  02:58 PM ET, 08/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Politics and policy, Twitter, Social networking

Posted at 04:59 PM ET, 07/28/2011

Twitter rolls out promoted tweets

Twitter announced that promoted tweets will appear in user timelines soon.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  04:59 PM ET, 07/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Twitter, Social Networking

Posted at 05:49 PM ET, 07/05/2011

Twitter acquires data analytics firm, BackType

Twitter has acquired BackType, a data analytics firm, the companies announced today.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:49 PM ET, 07/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Twitter, Social Networking

Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 07/05/2011

Twitter, security and censorship

Fox News’s Twitter account was hacked over the weekend — should Twitter have stepped in sooner?

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:13 PM ET, 07/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Twitter, Politics and Policy

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 07/01/2011

Twitter: Users send 200 million tweets per day

Users tweet the equivalent of a 10 million-page book every day

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:43 AM ET, 07/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Twitter, Digital culture

Posted at 05:01 PM ET, 06/29/2011

Twitter releases data from Japan Earthquake

Twitter infographics show how information spread after the March quake in Japan.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:01 PM ET, 06/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Twitter, Social networking

Posted at 04:42 PM ET, 06/28/2011

Twitter’s Biz Stone, Evan Williams and Jason Goldman relaunch Obvious Corp.

The former Twitter execs are relaunching Obvious Corp., which gave birth to Twitter

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  04:42 PM ET, 06/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Social networking, Twitter

Posted at 12:18 PM ET, 03/03/2011

Talking to Twitter about spam, marketing, memory and more

I wrapped up a busy day here Wednesday by stopping by Twitter's offices.

By Rob Pegoraro  |  12:18 PM ET, 03/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Faster Forward | Tags:  twitter offices, rob pegoraro, faster forward