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Twitter’s mobile apps

The line between Twitter and its livestreaming service, Periscope, is beginning to fade. Starting today, anyone can broadcast by hitting the compose tweet button inside Twitter’s iOS and Androi...
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Vine Releases Private Messaging Feature

Vine released a new private messaging feature Thursday. Users can now send video and text messages to one another through the app. Users can record a video message, add text, and send it to those in ...
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The Illustrated History of Twitter

Take 140 characters, put them in a blender and mix for eight years. What do you get? About $31 billion. That’s the secret recipe behind Twitter, the social networking powerhouse celebrating a b...
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How Diverse are Your Social Networks?

It’s easy to determine how many users actively engage with each major social network. The companies reveal that information at every earnings call. When it comes to divulging the demographics o...