Tag Archives: twitter

Trump blasts Clintons, NY Times, ‘fake news’ in lengthy Twitter rant

President Trump went on a wide-ranging Twitter rant Saturday morning, bashing Hillary Clinton, “fake news,” The New York Times and other favorite targets. Trump tweeted at least eight times within a one-hour period, focusing first on a Washington Post story, based on unnamed sources, that alleged Attorney General Jeff Sessions talked to a Russian ambassador during the 2016 White House ... Read More »

IIT Kanpur’s HC Verma retires, students pour adoration on Twitter

  To every student who has studied physics in high school or while pursuing higher education India, the name of HC Verma is well known and respected. The IIT Kanpur professor who has written a number of helpful volumes on the subject has announced on Twitter that he has retired. “Finally locked my IITK lab and submitted the keys to ... Read More »

NEET result 2017: CBSE’s result alert sends aspirants on Twitter rampage

For a brief while on Tuesday medical aspirants in the country sighed in relief as the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) put up an alert that the results for the National Eligibility and Entrance Test (NEET) 2017 will be declared “today”. By the evening the notification was removed, breaking out a whirlwind of confusion and exasperation among the candidates. ... Read More »

Twitter Starts Rolling Out New Look for Web, Apps, TweetDeck, and Twitter Lite

Twitter has unveiled a new look, and much like some previous changes the company has made to its short-messaging service, it’s not going over so well with the Twitterati. “Today, with lots of feedback and ideas from you, we’re refreshing our product too and making it feel lighter, faster, and easier to use. We listened closely and kept what you ... Read More »

Live,360-degree,video,comes,to,Periscope,and,Twitter

Live video is everywhere these days, from live Instagram Stories to Facebook Live broadcasts. But now live video on Twitter really will be everywhere, because select partners will be able to broadcast live, interactive 360-degree videos. Twitter’s Periscope app already lets anyone push live video to their Twitter feed. Starting today, “selected partners” will be able to broadcast 360-degree video ... Read More »

Jack,Dorsey,asks,users,how,to,improve,Twitter

“Whats the most important thing you want to see Twitter improve or create in 2017?” Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey posed this question to the platform’s users on Thursday, and what followed was a lively discussion that lasted several hours and included thousands of suggestions. Dorsey acknowledged in his tweet that he was following the lead of Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky, ... Read More »

LG giving out a V20, Tone headset and more on Twitter (US only)

LG is making a list it’s checking it twice LG’s gonna find out who’s naughty and nice If you retweet the tweet below by midnight tomorrow (the 23rd) you get on the #LGNiceList and get a chance to win an LG V20, Tone Bluetooth headphones, a second-gen Rolly Keyboard or other prizes. Alternatively, you can post a comment on this ... Read More »

How to protect yourself on Twitter with its improved mute, report, and filter tools

By Glenn Fleishman | Follow Senior Contributor, Macworld | Nov 28, 2016 2:52 AM PT MORE LIKE THIS How to turn on Twitter’s quality filters and silence trolls Twitter beefs up its mute tools and abuse policies to help you proactively… iOS 5 Review: Ambitious Update Rings in the Changes VIDEO Fujitsu’s digital room lets you write on walls and ... Read More »

Major DDoS attack on Dyn DNS knocks Spotify, Twitter, Github, PayPal, and more offline

Update 5: At 6:18 P.M. Eastern Dyn said the DDoS attacks have been resolved. Fingers crossed another wave doesn’t occur, as happened earlier today. You can find Dyn’s incident report here. Update 4: Dyn is being hit by a third wave of DDoS attacks Friday afternoon. The attacks are “well planned and executed, coming from tens of millions of IP addresses at ... Read More »

Nextbit teases a red Robin on Twitter

Nextbit is known for their unique smartphone called the “Robin”. It offers a new approach to cloud storage working seamlessly with an Android smartphone. The Nextbit Robin is an upper-midrange device with a 5.2 inch 1080p screen, Snapdragon 808CPU, 3GB of RAM, a 13MP rear-facing camera, 5MP front camera, USB Type-C charger port, NFC, a finger print scanner, and finally ... Read More »