Tag Archives: Text messaging

27Sep/17

Twitter to test 280-character tweets

Twitter says it’s testing tweets that are as long as 280 characters with a random sample of users. Grace Lee reports. Continue reading

17Mar/17

Texting your smart home appliances

A Singapore firm working with the big tech companies and manufacturers has come up with a service that allows people to text their household appliances. Sara Hemrajani reports. Continue reading

09Feb/17

Twitter shares plummet

The social network’s quarterly revenue grew at its slowest rate since the company went public. Fred Katayama reports. Continue reading

16Jan/17

President-elect Trump meets Martin Luther King III

King III says “in the heat of emotion a lot of things get said,” as he gets questioned by journalists about Trump’s tweets attacking Lewis.

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15Nov/16

Twitter, Google, Facebook change policies

Twitter, Google, Facebook are changing their policies to prevent bullying and improve accuracy. Bobbi Rebell reports.
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17Oct/15

Twitter names ex-Google executive Kordestani executive chairman

Twitter Inc appoints appointed former Google executive Omid Kordestani as its executive chairman.

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18May/15

Obama gets his own account on Twitter: ‘It’s Barack. Really!’

President Barack Obama starts his own Twitter account, quickly amassing tens of thousands of followers.

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11Mar/15

#HongKong for Twitter

(BVO) – Twitter has opened a small office in Hong Kong aiming to gain a foothold in the world’s second-largest economy which has become a hotspot for social media activity.
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