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Dan Frommer / Quartz:
Twitter now officially says your timeline is more than just tweets from people you follow   —  Many Twitter users have noticed that Twitter is now inserting tweets into their timelines that seemingly don't belong.  This is not an accident.  Twitter has updated its help document, “What's a Twitter timeline?”
Aug 19, 2014, 6:30 PMIn context
Seth Fiegerman / Mashable:
Washington Post has had Amazon ‘Buy It Now’ buttons for 5 years on the side of articles, mistakenly put them in text during redesign   —  Washington Post Stories Briefly Feature Amazon ‘Buy It Now’ Buttons  —  For a few hours this weekend, it looked like Jeff Bezos had finally showed his hand with The Washington Post.
Aug 18, 2014, 11:50 AMIn context
Jon Russell / The Next Web:
Twitter's latest experiment turns favorites into retweets (and it's annoying lots of people)   —  Twitter is back in experimental mode, but its latest test is annoying people.  A sizable number of users are seeing tweets favorited by others in their timeline, just like retweets.
Aug 17, 2014, 12:45 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
We lack the data needed to show whether venture capital is performing as an asset class   —  VCs suck (but there's a way you could prove me wrong)  —  There has been a bunch of Twitter conversation this week about venture capital economics and performance, stemming from an HBR post titled Venture Capitalists …
Aug 17, 2014, 11:40 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Twitter adds more features for verified users only, including alerts to new verified followers   —  Twitter to Verified Users: Talk Amongst Yourselves!  —  With an endless barrage of attention, how ever do celebs separate signal from noise on Twitter?  —  Consider last year's example …
Aug 15, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Brian R. Fitzgerald / Wall Street Journal:
Tech executives Zuckerberg, Nadella, Costolo, Schiller, and others take “ice bucket challenge” to raise ALS awareness   —  Ice Bucket Challenge: Cook, Zuckerberg, Nadella and More  —  The “ice bucket challenge,” a campaign to raise awareness for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis …
Aug 14, 2014, 2:05 PMIn context
Hayley Tsukayama / Washington Post:
Twitter vows to “improve our policies” after Robin Williams' daughter is bullied off the network   —  Twitter has promised to improve and expand its policies after Robin Williams' daughter is bullied off of the social network.  Internet trolls bullied Robin Williams' daughter off of Twitter …
Aug 14, 2014, 4:30 AMIn context
Jon Russell / The Next Web:
Flipboard will introduce video ads in September with Chanel as an initial partner   —  Social reading service Flipboard is the latest US social network to go down the route of video advertising, following the path of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter (soon) and others.
Aug 14, 2014, 12:50 AMIn context
Alexander Gaffney / RAPS:
After FDA warns companies “Liking” unapproved claims on Facebook, are Twitter favorites next?   —  FDA Targets Companies for Facebook ‘Likes.’ Is Twitter Next?  —  Over the last two years, two companies have found themselves in the sights of the US Food and Drug Administration …
Aug 13, 2014, 7:00 AMIn context
Glenn Fleishman / Boing Boing:
How collaborative social blocking could bring sanity to social networks … The wisdom of crowds isn't always that smart.  We've all seen mobs emerge online, or read uninformed Wikipedia entries that are the work of many idiotic hands.  Where crowds help online is when you find your own particular gang …
Aug 13, 2014, 1:50 AMIn context

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