A female Googler has accused a Twitter engineer of sexually assaulting her during an ApacheCon after-party.
As if enough humans weren't Tweeting already, there's a new item that actually gives man's best friend the power to share his or her waking thoughts to the Internet as well.
Foursquare seems to be the new hot thing. "Checking in" to places on Facebook is a new key phrase. But how many people are actually using these kinds of services? Not a whole lot.
It happens to every website after a while - as soon as there's a whole bunch of users, it becomes more and more plastered with advertisements. That is now starting to happen with Twitter.
There are now 175 million users on Twitter, ranging from senior foreign diplomats to bored 13-year-old teenagers. It's because the service is able to reach across that swath of the global population that the site should exceed 200 million in just the next two months.
A clueless State Department official recently attempted to cajole Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad into releasing two imprisoned US hikers with a very undiplomatic tweet.
British police are being taught how to track criminals from the comfort of their own desks, using Facebook and Twitter.
How much would you pay to access all your Twitter content in an interactive virtual environment? Would you even want to?
Who do you think is hotter? The utterly demure Republican Sarah Palin or the whiny Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi?
Is it just us or is Steve Jobs starting to act a little bit senile? He makes these big speeches and throws out company names not even thinking about the fact that those companies are actually listening to what he says.
A British police force last night tweeted details of all 3,205 incidents it had to deal with.
As part of a lawsuit against half a dozen federal agencies, the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) has obtained chilling documents revealing how the government routinely monitors people online.
Are you a compulsive Tweeter? Do you continuously update your Twitter stream with inane comments, boring personal updates and mundane one liners?
Twitter has just completed an overhaul of its back-end search architecture for users who are looking for specific users or messages, and it says it is now more capable ot handling the one billion queries that are generated each and every day.
Twitter COO Dick Costolo is replacing Evan Williams as CEO, marking the company's new focus on monetization.
A recent survey conducted by TRU indicates that cyber bullying has reached epidemic proportions across the United States.
You know that list of random Twitter accounts that shows up on the microblogging site? Well, soon you'll have to start paying to get on that list.
The Rebublicans are set to win in the November mid-term elections, if their Facebook and Twitter presence is to be believed.
Twitter's had to deal with a second worm over the weekend, this time arriving in tweets beginning 'WTF' and containing a link to a URL.
Oops: Twitter says it had already identified and fixed the security flaw that left the site in chaos yesterday - but then messed up that fix with a later update.