Slashdot Items Tagged "twitter"

Date / Time Story
Monday October 05, 2015 @11:48AM Twitter Shuts Down JSON API and Names New CEO
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @01:25PM Snowden Joins Twitter, Follows NSA
Friday September 25, 2015 @09:15PM Intelligent System Hunts Out Malware Hidden In Shortened URLs
Thursday September 17, 2015 @10:09PM Twitter's Tech Lead On Making Software Engineers More Efficient
Thursday September 10, 2015 @09:42AM An Algorithm To Stop Joke Plagiarists
Monday August 10, 2015 @01:59PM Google, Facebook and Twitter To Block "Hash Lists" of Child Abuse
Sunday July 26, 2015 @10:20PM Twitter Yanks Tweets That Repeat Copyrighted Joke
Friday July 10, 2015 @04:32AM Hacker Group That Hit Twitter, Facebook, Apple and Microsoft Intensifies Attacks
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @03:40AM 2,200 year-old town uses Twitter to run the entire city
Friday May 08, 2015 @05:29PM Dropbox Moves Accounts Outside North America To Ireland
Wednesday April 29, 2015 @01:30PM How One Tweet Wiped $8bn Off Twitter's Value
Monday April 06, 2015 @09:21AM Turkey Blocks Twitter, YouTube Access Over Image of Slain Prosecutor
Sunday March 29, 2015 @07:21AM SeaWorld and Others Discover That a Hashtag Can Become a Bashtag
Sunday March 01, 2015 @07:21PM ISIS Threatens Life of Twitter Founder After Thousands of Account Suspensions
Friday February 27, 2015 @11:53PM Twitter Adds "Report Dox" Option
Saturday February 07, 2015 @02:33PM NYPD Creates Fake Social Media Profiles To Track Loud Parties, Underage Drinking
Thursday February 05, 2015 @09:04AM Twitter CEO: "We Suck" At Dealing With Trolls, Vows To Kick Them Out
Saturday January 24, 2015 @09:14PM Twitter Moves To Curb Instagram Links
Wednesday January 21, 2015 @12:49PM Illinois Students Suspected of Cyberbullying Must Provide Social Media Passwords
Thursday January 01, 2015 @02:39PM Would Twitter Make President Obama 'Follow' the Tea Party If the Price Is Right?
Monday December 29, 2014 @12:55PM Neil DeGrasse Tyson Explains His Christmas Tweet
Monday December 29, 2014 @12:35PM Twitter Bug Locks Out Many Users
Wednesday December 24, 2014 @01:21PM UK Man Arrested Over "Offensive" Tweet
Wednesday December 10, 2014 @12:52PM An Algorithm To Prevent Twitter Hashtag Degeneration
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @08:40AM Twitter Use By Romney and Obama In 2012 Highlight the Speed of Social Media
Monday December 08, 2014 @08:49AM Cultural Fault Lines Determine How New Words Spread On Twitter
Sunday December 07, 2014 @06:54PM How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love the Twitterbot
Wednesday December 03, 2014 @12:59PM Twitter Should Use Random Sample Voting For Abuse Reports
Monday December 01, 2014 @11:57AM UK Police To Publicly Shame Drunk Drivers On Twitter This Christmas
Wednesday September 10, 2014 @04:47PM Laid Off From Job, Man Builds Tweeting Toilet
Thursday September 04, 2014 @06:02PM Twitpic Shutting Down Over Trademark Dispute
Saturday July 26, 2014 @01:09AM Man Booted From Southwest Flight and Threatened With Arrest After Critical Tweet
Sunday July 13, 2014 @08:10PM Bot Tweets Anonymous Wikipedia Edits From Capitol Hill
Monday June 23, 2014 @01:04PM The Bursting Social Media Advertising Bubble
Monday June 16, 2014 @08:29PM #twatch Open Hardware Networked LCD Screen
Friday June 13, 2014 @07:21PM Man Arrested For Parodying Mayor On Twitter Files Civil Rights Lawsuit
Thursday June 12, 2014 @10:19AM Egyptian Blogger Sentenced to 15 Years For Organizing Protest
Wednesday June 11, 2014 @05:25PM TweetDeck Hacked
Sunday May 25, 2014 @09:51PM Twitter Capitulates To Governments, Censors Users
Friday May 16, 2014 @10:03AM EFF: Amazon, AT&T, and Snapchat Most Likely To Rat On You To the Gov't
Thursday May 15, 2014 @09:04AM Data Mining Reveals How Wording Influences Tweet Propagation
Wednesday April 23, 2014 @05:20PM NYPD's Twitter Campaign Backfires
Friday April 18, 2014 @05:51PM Peoria Mayor Sends Police To Track Down Twitter Parodist
Sunday April 13, 2014 @08:22PM 44% of Twitter Users Have Never Tweeted
Wednesday March 26, 2014 @01:07PM Court Orders Turkish Twitter Ban Temporarily Lifted, Twitter Prepares Challenge
Monday March 24, 2014 @03:57PM Turkish Finance Minister Defends Twitter Ban
Sunday March 23, 2014 @04:45PM Turkey Heightens Twitter Censorship with Mandated IP Blocking
Sunday March 23, 2014 @10:04AM Twitter Turns 8; May Drop Hashtags and @replies
Thursday February 20, 2014 @06:41PM The Science of Social Participation
Monday February 17, 2014 @10:10AM Edward Snowden's Lawyer Claims Harassment From Heathrow Border Agent
Friday February 14, 2014 @08:33PM Venezuelan Regime Censoring Twitter
Tuesday February 04, 2014 @09:07AM Rome Police Use Twitter To Battle Illegal Parking
Wednesday January 29, 2014 @10:27AM Developer Loses Single-Letter Twitter Handle Through Extortion
Thursday January 02, 2014 @06:53PM Western Australian Sharks Send Tweets To Swimmers
Wednesday January 01, 2014 @10:14PM Syrian Electronic Army Defaces Skype's Facebook Page, Twitter Account, and Blog
Saturday December 28, 2013 @11:16PM Researchers Claim Facebook Is 'Dead and Buried' To Many Young Users
Monday December 23, 2013 @11:37AM Justine Sacco, Internet Justice, and the Dangers of a Righteous Mob
Friday December 13, 2013 @07:07PM UK Men Arrested For Anti-Semitic Tweets After Football Game
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @08:28AM Twitter Will Track Your Browsing To Sell Ads
Monday December 09, 2013 @08:19AM Google, Apple, Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft, Yahoo Form Alliance Against NSA
Sunday November 24, 2013 @09:09PM Image Lifted From Twitter Leads to $1.2M Payout For Haitian Photog
Saturday November 23, 2013 @10:03PM Twitter Implements Forward Secrecy For Connections
Sunday November 10, 2013 @08:50AM Twitter's Fake Followers Watching IPO Closely
Sunday October 13, 2013 @06:25PM Oil Traders Misread Tweet, Oil Prices Spike
Saturday October 12, 2013 @07:34AM NY Comic Con Takes Over Attendees' Twitter Accounts To Praise Itself
Saturday October 05, 2013 @05:35PM Social Fixer Falls Victim To Facebook Legal Threats
Tuesday October 01, 2013 @07:20AM Saudi Cleric Pummeled On Twitter For Claiming Driving Damages Women's Ovaries
Wednesday September 25, 2013 @05:08PM Twitter Launches Emergency Alerts
Tuesday September 24, 2013 @12:21PM China Lifts Bans On Social Media, Foreign ISPs In Free Trade Zone
Tuesday September 24, 2013 @11:19AM Horse_ebooks Is Human After All
Thursday September 12, 2013 @05:47PM Twitter Seeking To Go Public
Friday August 30, 2013 @03:25PM A Secure, Open-Source Twitter Replacement
Wednesday August 21, 2013 @05:24PM Twitter-Based Study Figures Out Saddest Spots In New York City
Wednesday August 14, 2013 @05:21PM Researchers Buy Twitter Bots To Fight Twitter Spam
Wednesday August 14, 2013 @08:49AM Twitter Buzz As an Election Predictor
Tuesday August 13, 2013 @07:40AM Aussie Public Servant Criticises Gov't On Twitter, Gets Sacked
Saturday August 10, 2013 @09:22AM There Is a Fly In My Tweet: Tracking Food-Borne Illness the Crowd-Sourced Way
Thursday August 01, 2013 @08:36PM Twitter Wants To Hire 88 Engineers, IPO Signs Grow
Monday July 29, 2013 @10:30AM 55,000 Sign Twitter Abuse Petition After Jane Austen Campaigner Threats
Sunday July 21, 2013 @06:39AM Twitter Co-Founder Biz Stone To Facebook: Start a Premium Subscription Service
Thursday June 20, 2013 @10:17AM Attackers Tweet As They Assault UN Development Program Compound
Wednesday June 05, 2013 @05:08PM Israeli Army Retweeting 1967 War As It Happened
Monday June 03, 2013 @02:31PM Vine Launches On Android
Sunday June 02, 2013 @03:16PM Turkish PM: "To Me, Social Media Is the Worst Menace To Society."
Friday May 24, 2013 @06:37PM How To Hack Twitter's Two-Factor Authentication
Thursday May 23, 2013 @08:10PM Twitter's New Money-Making Plan: Lead Generation
Tuesday April 30, 2013 @07:59AM Syrian Electronic Army Hijacks Guardian Twitter Feeds
Tuesday April 23, 2013 @07:57AM Harvard/MIT Student Creates GPU Database, Hacker-Style
Sunday April 21, 2013 @08:28AM CBS Twitter Feed Compromised
Saturday April 20, 2013 @02:37PM British Woman's Twitter Comments Spark Expensive Libel Claims
Thursday April 18, 2013 @10:24AM Twitter Launches the World's Umpteenth Online Music Site
Wednesday April 10, 2013 @09:35AM Yokohama Accidentally Tweets That NK Missile Is Inbound
Monday April 08, 2013 @08:39AM Fake Twitter Followers Becomes Multimillion Dollar Business
Thursday April 04, 2013 @05:14PM North Korea's Twitter and Flickr Accounts Hacked By Anonymous
Thursday March 21, 2013 @05:18PM SendGrid Fires Employee After Firestorm Over Inappropriate Jokes
Thursday March 21, 2013 @11:53AM Twitter-shaming can cost you your job - whether you're giving or receiving
Thursday March 21, 2013 @10:26AM BBC Twitter Accounts Hacked By Pro-Assad Syrian Electronic Army
Thursday March 21, 2013 @10:01AM BBC Twitter Accounts Hacked by Pro-Assad Syrian Electronic Army
Wednesday March 13, 2013 @11:22AM Twitter API changes lead to demise of Twit Cleaner
Tuesday March 12, 2013 @04:20PM Live Tweeting the Symphony?
Monday March 11, 2013 @06:36AM Many Watering Holes, Targets In Hacks That Netted Facebook, Twitter and Apple
Sunday March 10, 2013 @06:38PM Iran Blocks 'Illegal' VPNs, Google, and Yahoo
Thursday March 07, 2013 @05:45PM Twitter OAuth API Keys Leaked
Thursday March 07, 2013 @12:25PM Twitter OAuth API Keys Leaked
Wednesday March 06, 2013 @08:57AM Researchers Put Numbers On China's Microblog Censorship
Tuesday February 26, 2013 @03:33PM Former Obama "digital strategist" accused of Twitter fraud
Wednesday February 20, 2013 @11:21PM Murder, Journalism, and the Twitterverse
Wednesday February 20, 2013 @12:42PM Researchers Analyze Twitter To Find Happiest Parts of the United States
Wednesday February 20, 2013 @11:28AM iOS Developer Site at Core of Facebook, Apple Watering Hole Attack
Sunday February 17, 2013 @11:56AM Publisher Sues University Librarian Over His Personal Blog Posts
Sunday February 17, 2013 @11:17AM Edwin Mellen Press sues University Librarian over his personal blog posts
Saturday February 16, 2013 @10:31AM Blogging Platform Posterous To Shut Down April 30
Friday February 15, 2013 @07:01PM Ask Slashdot: Is the Bar Being Lowered At Universities?
Saturday February 02, 2013 @07:08AM Twitter #Hacked
Friday February 01, 2013 @09:40PM #Hacked
Tuesday January 29, 2013 @12:17AM Twitter's New Transparency Report: Governments Still Want Your Data
Friday January 25, 2013 @07:23AM Twitter's Vine App Ready To Bomb Internet With GIF-Like Videos
Thursday January 24, 2013 @11:41AM Twitter makes official announcement about Vine, a video sharing service
Wednesday January 09, 2013 @12:10AM Kuwait sentences two men to jail for tweets crticizing ruler
Monday January 07, 2013 @05:33PM Library of Congress Offers Update on Huge Twitter Archive Project
Monday January 07, 2013 @04:08PM Library of Congress Offers Update On Huge Twitter Archive Project
Sunday December 30, 2012 @05:35PM Google Blocks TwitPic Over Alleged Malware, Chrome Blocks Twitter Pages
Wednesday December 19, 2012 @07:08AM UK Director of Public Prosecutions defines criminal posts
Monday December 17, 2012 @07:40AM Twitter Enables Archive Option
Monday December 17, 2012 @06:03AM Some Twitter Users Can Download All Their Tweets
Saturday December 15, 2012 @09:51PM Researchers Develop an Internet Truth Machine
Saturday December 15, 2012 @08:28PM Researchers Develop an Internet Truth Machine
Friday November 30, 2012 @07:14PM Syrian Malware Servers Survive, Then Die
Wednesday November 21, 2012 @12:52PM South Korean Man Given Suspended Sentence For Retweeting NK Propaganda
Monday November 12, 2012 @11:21PM Homeland Security Mining Social Media For Signs of Bio Attacks
Monday November 12, 2012 @08:25PM UW Imposes 20-Tweet Limit On Live Events
Monday November 12, 2012 @01:36PM Geomapping Racism With Twitter
Saturday November 10, 2012 @08:53AM Geomapping Racist Tweets After Obama's Re-election
Monday November 05, 2012 @11:29AM Twitter Starts Withholding Rather Than Deleting Copyright-Infringing Tweets
Monday November 05, 2012 @06:14AM Twitter starts withholding rather than deleting copyright-infringing tweets
Monday October 29, 2012 @07:14PM Linux tool brings brains to Twitter spear-phishing
Friday October 19, 2012 @12:09PM Twitter Removes Anti-Semitic Tweets In France
Thursday October 18, 2012 @08:59AM Twitter Censors German Neo-Nazi Group, Within Germany
Thursday October 18, 2012 @07:16AM Twitter Censors German Neo-Nazis
Thursday October 04, 2012 @05:26PM Television Network Embeds Android Device In Magazine Ads
Thursday October 04, 2012 @04:28PM US Television Network CW Embeds Smartphone in Magazine Ads
Thursday October 04, 2012 @01:22PM The website for B&N's new Nook Media sub already belongs to someone else
Saturday September 29, 2012 @08:32PM The day Leo Traynor confronted his troll
Saturday September 22, 2012 @04:47PM New Twitter Policies Put the Kibosh On Mashup Services
Friday September 14, 2012 @07:35PM Twitter Hands Over Messages At Heart of Occupy Case
Friday September 14, 2012 @11:30AM Twitter hands over messages at heart of Occupy case
Wednesday September 12, 2012 @08:27PM Australia Attorney General Proposes New Laws To Stop Twitter Trolls
Tuesday September 04, 2012 @09:29AM Twitter Based "Ted" System Warns of Earthquakes Earlier
Saturday September 01, 2012 @08:09PM High Tech Companies Becoming Fools For the City
Saturday September 01, 2012 @07:48PM High Tech Companies Becoming Fools for the City
Wednesday August 29, 2012 @07:17PM Japan Considers '911' Calls From Twitter, Social Networks
Friday August 17, 2012 @11:00AM Twitter Restricts Client Developers
Tuesday August 14, 2012 @12:51PM Inside the real economy behind fake Twitter followers
Monday August 13, 2012 @12:23PM The Open Source Technology Behind Twitter
Tuesday August 07, 2012 @10:50AM The Underground Economy of Social Networks
Monday August 06, 2012 @02:47PM Fake Tweet Claiming Assad Is Dead Affects Oil Markets
Wednesday August 01, 2012 @06:59PM Anonymous Helps Turn In Hacker Who Targeted Charity
Wednesday August 01, 2012 @01:09PM How much risk will be involved with data from Twitter's Political Index?
Wednesday August 01, 2012 @12:56PM Anonymous helps turn in hacker who targeted charity
Tuesday July 31, 2012 @12:49PM Twitter Boots Critic of NBC For Tweeting Exec's Email Address
Tuesday July 31, 2012 @02:37AM Tom Daley Twitter abuse: Police arrest boy in Weymouth
Monday July 30, 2012 @03:56PM Twitter boots critic of NBC for tweeting exec's email address
Friday July 27, 2012 @07:30AM "Bomb Threat" Tweet Conviction Overturned By UK Appeals Court
Friday July 27, 2012 @05:03AM Pual Chambers tweet conviction overturned by Appeal Court
Friday July 20, 2012 @10:22PM Analyzing Tweets To Identify Psychopaths
Friday July 20, 2012 @01:25PM Analyzing Tweets To Identify Psychopaths
Thursday July 19, 2012 @09:19PM Twitter To Appeal Turning Over Protester's Messages
Thursday July 19, 2012 @08:21PM Twitter to appeal turning over protestor's messages
Thursday July 19, 2012 @12:54PM Twitter raises stakes in 'who owns your tweets' fight
Tuesday July 03, 2012 @07:01AM Twitter Can't Keep Protestor's Data From Cops
Sunday July 01, 2012 @04:05PM Twitter Clampdown Could Impede Anonymous Tweets
Friday June 29, 2012 @09:10AM Twitter Clampdown Could Impede Anonymous Tweets
Wednesday June 20, 2012 @08:06AM 2 New Social Networks With Very Different Political Twists
Wednesday June 20, 2012 @06:25AM British MP Launches US-Only Twitter Rival
Monday June 18, 2012 @07:53AM Book Review: Digital Vertigo
Tuesday June 12, 2012 @09:23AM House of Commons Could Force Social Networks To Identify Trolls
Tuesday June 05, 2012 @12:53PM Finding the Downside In San Francisco's Tech Boom
Sunday June 03, 2012 @04:55PM Worst Companies At Protecting User Privacy: Skype, Verizon, Yahoo
Sunday June 03, 2012 @12:13PM Worst Companies At Protecting User Privacy: Skype, Verizon, Yahoo!, AT&T, Ap
Tuesday May 29, 2012 @08:11AM Twitter Bomb Joke Case Rolls Back Into UK Courts
Sunday May 20, 2012 @10:12AM Pakistan Blocks Twitter Over 'Blasphemous' Images
Sunday May 20, 2012 @05:10AM Pakistan blocks Twitter
Saturday May 19, 2012 @04:06PM Twitter Confirms Support For Do Not Track
Friday May 18, 2012 @07:44AM Twitter confirms support for Do Not Track
Sunday May 13, 2012 @10:45AM Facebook Is Killing Text Messaging
Wednesday May 09, 2012 @05:51PM 55,000 Twitter Accounts Hacked, Passwords Leaked
Wednesday May 09, 2012 @02:59PM Neurosurgeon Removed From Cruise Over Faked Tweet
Tuesday May 08, 2012 @04:38PM Twitter Rejects Prosecutors' Subpoena For A User's Data Without Warrant
Wednesday May 02, 2012 @12:12PM Twitter Leaked Obama's Visit To Afghanistan
Monday April 30, 2012 @06:53PM Cash For Tweets and Facebook Posts? Aussie Startup Pays You to Astroturf
Friday April 20, 2012 @07:12AM Twitter To Sponsor Open Source Development
Thursday April 19, 2012 @03:53PM Posting Photos of Olympics Could Land You In Court
Wednesday April 18, 2012 @07:03PM Twitter plans to give control of their patents to their engineers
Tuesday April 17, 2012 @05:21PM Twitter: "We promise to not be a Patent Troll!"
Friday April 06, 2012 @01:10PM Twitter Files Suit Against Spam Software Authors
Monday April 02, 2012 @02:41PM Ask Slashdot: Why Aren't Schools Connected?
Monday April 02, 2012 @12:00PM Why aren't schools connected?
Thursday March 29, 2012 @10:30AM Student Expelled From Indiana High School For Tweeting Profanity
Tuesday March 27, 2012 @10:47AM UK Man Jailed For 'Offensive Tweets'
Tuesday March 27, 2012 @05:47AM Want to go to jail over a Facebook posting? Move to the UK then.