Monday, April 24, 2017

Twitter now lets brands make their own ‘custom hearts’ for Periscope live videos

Those little hearts you tap to signal to a live video’s creator that you’re enjoying the content might look...

A short list of executives who made less money than Anthony Noto last year

Executives at Twitter make a lot of money. But it’s not just like they make a lot of money relative...

U.S. Government drops its demand to reveal Twitter user’s identity

Less than 24 hours after news broke that Twitter was suing the federal government to protect the privacy of...

Peter Fenton is leaving Twitter’s board of directors

Benchmark partner Peter Fenton, who had been on Twitter’s board since 2009, will not seek re-election after his term...

Twitter ads starring Trump pop up in Tokyo train stations

He may have shared the world’s worst handshake with its prime minister, but President Trump is still big in Japan. Starting...

Twitter launches a ‘lite’ mobile web app that’s optimized for emerging markets

Twitter has taken the wraps off a new data-optimized version of its service that it hopes will be a...

Twitter unveils a new API platform, roadmap and vision for its developer community

Twitter historically has had a rocky relationship with...

Twitter suing Homeland Security suggests some of those alt Twitter accounts were real after...

New legal documents show that Twitter is taking the Department of Homeland Security to court to protect the true...

Twitter’s head of Asia Pacific is leaving the company after 4.5 years

Twitter is losing the head of its Asia Pacific business, Aliza Knox, after she announced the end of her near-five...

Twitter adds location sharing for businesses offering customer support over Direct Messages

The Twitterverse is still reeling from Twitter’s revamp of @ replies, and scratching its head over how changing a...

Samsung

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 is now on sale in the U.S., Canada...

If you’ve been holding out patiently for the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, Samsung’s newest flagship devices, then your...

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