Apple reportedly eyes Twitter investment

Apple wants to increase its stake in the world of social media.

No: it isn't you, it's Twitter malware

A malware attack is currently spreading across Twitter, claiming to link to an online photo of the recipient.

Twitter bomb joke conviction finally overturned

The British man found guilty of sending a menacing tweet threatening to blow an airport sky-high has had his conviction quashed by the High Court.

Twitter goes down on eve of Olympics

Twitter says that an outage yesterday wasn't, as rumored, caused by an overload from Olympic traffic.

Please, stop the app madness!!!



It seems like every other commercial you see on TV now includes a line that says "visit us on Facebook or Twitter," and asks you to "download our app for iPad or Android!"

Official Olympics social presence increases

This year, the Olympics will be all about social media.

US government leads requests for Twitter user data

Following in Google's foosteps, Twitter has for the first time produced a Transparency Report, showing that the US government requested more user information than any other in the first half of this year.

'Cascading bug' crashes Twitter

Twitter's apologised for the fact that its site was unavailable yesterday, blaming a 'cascading bug'.

Startup lets you Tweet political donations

Want to let the world know about your political contributions, while making that contribution at the same time?

Expanded Tweets to include more content

Twitter's improving its Expanded Tweets, allowing more content to be previewed from within tweets.

Ping to ping out of existence

Apple's reportedly planning to ditch Ping, its social network for music, in the next release of iTunes later this year.

'Draw Mohammed Day' prompts Pakistan Twitter ban (again)

Pakistan once again blocked access to Twitter over the weekend because of concerns over blasphemy.

Twitter signs up for Do Not Track

In fewer than 140 characters, Twitter has ended months of pressure by announcing that it's to join the 'Do not Track' initiative.

Leaked Twitter logins 'mostly spammers'

Twitter says it's investigating how nearly 60,000 user logins were posted online - but says the hack's not nearly as bad as it looks.

Twitter resists handing over user records

Twitter is standing up for one of its users and challenging a court order to hand over his data.

How celebrities spread Twitter's biggest-ever story

Steve Martin and Kim Kardashian drove the breaking of the news of Osama bin Laden's death.

Twitter puts patents in hands of engineers

Twitter's seized the moral high ground by giving control of its patents to its staff, and promising never to become a patent troll.

How to stop cyber spying and protest CISPA

Civil liberties organizations have kicked off a week of Internet-wide protests against the proposed Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act of 2011 (CISPA).

Twitter eyed Instagram before Facebook: report

It's being reported that Twitter also had eyes on the social platform that was recently acquired for $1 billion.

Pinterest overthrows LinkedIn, Google+

In just a few short months, a new name in social media has taken everyone by storm.