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Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Beacon marketer Swirl raises $18M from Twitter Ventures, Hearst Ventures, SoftBank Capital, and others   —  Twitter Takes a Look at Beacons, Invests in Marketing Startup Swirl  —  Swirl, a Boston-based startup specializing in beacon marketing, has raised $18 million from a slew of new investors …
Apr 23, 2015, 4:00 PMIn context
Stephanie M. Lee / BuzzFeed:
Apple shares list of must-have apps for Watch, including Twitter, Instagram, New York Times, Mint, Citymapper, Strava, and more, as Watch App Store goes live   —  Apple Thinks You Should Use These Apps On The Apple Watch  —  As the App Store for the Apple Watch goes live today, Apple reveals which apps it thinks are must-haves.
Apr 23, 2015, 1:50 PMIn context
Bloomberg Business:
Twitter launches Highlights, a feature in its Android app that curates about a dozen of the most interesting tweets into a personalized digest   —  Twitter Tries to Tone Down the Chirping  —  An update called Highlights edits feeds to about a dozen tweets  —  Twitter today looks pretty …
Apr 23, 2015, 1:00 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Twitter ends program that let top executives sell stock at regular intervals   —  Exclusive: Twitter execs put stock sales on ice  —  Twitter has ended a program whereby top executives had been selling company stock at regular intervals, Fortune has learned.
Apr 22, 2015, 3:15 PMIn context
Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
Selfie app Shots raises $8.5M, led by Chinese VC firm WI Harper, adds more social features   —  Selfie App Shots Moves Beyond Bieber With $8.5 Million in Funding  —  Shots, a mobile app for sharing selfies, owes much of its early popularity to Justin Bieber.
Apr 22, 2015, 10:40 AMIn context
Alex Hern / Guardian:
Twitter begins automatically filtering notifications of abusive mentions, broadens violent threats policy, and introduces temporary account suspensions   —  Twitter to filter notifications for all accounts in effort to cut down on abuse  —  Social network moves to ban indirect threats …
Apr 21, 2015, 11:20 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Twitter Now Lets You Opt In To Receive Direct Messages From Anyone   —  Twitter has for years tested a feature that would allow anyone to opt in to receive direct messages from other users on its platform, even if the accounts weren't following each other as per earlier requirements.
Apr 20, 2015, 10:40 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Atlanta Hawks selling a limited number of tickets to Wednesday's game exclusively via Twitter, a first for an NBA team   —  Twitter Begins Selling Sports Tickets, Starting With the NBA Playoffs  —  When Twitter first announced plans to sell stuff in tweets, sports tickets seemed like a logical fit …
Apr 20, 2015, 4:15 PMIn context
Ruth Reader / VentureBeat:
Twitter now allows you to accept DMs from anyone — again   —  Twitter is launching a feature that will let users accept any and all DMs, regardless of whether they follow the sender or not.  —  You may be saying to yourself, wait, didn't Twitter already launch this feature?  The answer is no, not exactly.
Apr 20, 2015, 12:20 PMIn context
Medium:
Spanish town uses Twitter for citizen-government communication, helping it operate more efficiently   —  The Incredible Jun: A Town that Runs on Social Media  —  We recently visited a small Spanish town that is using social media in a new way.  Our research lab is studying the town to learn …
Apr 20, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

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HP:
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