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Twitter suggests who to follow according to your web history

Twitter suggests who to follow according to your web history

By 18 May 2012

Twitter is changing the way it recommends to its users who to follow, based on the websites they frequent. Previously, when a new tweeter signed up the suggestions tend to be the likes of Justin Bieber, Kim Kardashian and Rihanna. In other words those... >>

BBC execs campaign to stop writers and actors joining Twitter (on no they're not)

BBC execs campaign to stop writers and actors joining Twitter (on no they're not)

By 4 July 2011

A group of BBC executives are said to be spurring on a company wide initiative to stop actors, writers and talent from joining social networking website Twitter. The move comes after increasing numbers of Twitter reveals from high profile actors relating... >>

Twitter user defies courts with new list of superinjunctions

Twitter user defies courts with new list of superinjunctions

By 31 May 2011

The Twitter superinjunction controversy continues, with a user, @Legal_AIDS (aka Sue Mae), now publishing a document listing no less than 13 people who have had their names kept from the media. The list appeared on Twitter yesterday and contains court... >>

Twitter loses battle to trademark the word "tweet"

Twitter loses battle to trademark the word "tweet"

By 24 August 2009

Twitter has lost a legal battle to try and trademark the word "tweet", despite it being the official word that describes the short messages issued via its micro-blogging service. A direct result of the company's open API policy, something that has helped... >>