Twitter is being sold to Disney.
You could say it in less than 140 characters: Twitter may be for sale, according to the latest speculation on Wall Street reported by both Reuters and CNBC.
Twitter debuted longer tweets today, the latest update to the microblogging social network that has struggled to attract new users – and retain the ones it already has.
‘Chatbots are the new apps,” said Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella earlier this year. He was not the first senior tech exec to make this claim.
Instagram has introduced a feature that allows users to block abusive or offensive comments on photos.
Facebook has lost a legal bid to prevent a 14-year-old girl from suing the company over a naked picture of her that was posted on a “shame page” on the site as an act of revenge.
Why doesn’t anyone want to buy Twitter? After the company’s board met on Thursday, it told CNBC that there were “no bids on the table” and that instead it was exploring cost cuts – an announcement that drove another sell-off in the stock and pushed it down 6%, as shareholders who had hoped to see a September swoop from a tech or media company were disappointed. On Friday the shares were changing hands at around $18 – 20% down this year and well short of their float price of $26 three years ago.
Facebook has decided to allow users to share an iconic Vietnam war photo featuring a naked girl after CEO Mark Zuckerberg was accused of abusing his power when the social media company censored the image.
There may be speculation bubbling about potential buyers for Twitter, but Michael Pachter said the company isn't going to be taken over anytime soon.
The internet giant is set to acquire the VR leaders in the second quarter of 2014.
“The other day, I got an alert saying our Wheels on the Bus compilation was 63rd on YouTube’s all-time chart. I had a look, and number 64 was the theme tune from Frozen.”
On Monday, one in seven people on Earth used Facebook – 1 billion people, according to founder Mark Zuckerberg.
Amazon is launching its Spotify rival, Amazon Music Unlimited, in the UK with a headline price of £9.99 a month and access to a library of “over 40 million” songs.
Hidden image appears on Google Maps as Android mock Apple.
Twitter chief technology officer Adam Messinger has decided to leave the company and "take some time off," he tweeted on Tuesday.
Facebook isn't cool, says teen William Davenport, but he and his friends still use it anyway. So don't worry about the cool factor!
It’s late afternoon on a blustery spring day on the waterfront at San Francisco’s Fort Mason, a former military base that’s now hired out for corporate functions.
In the wake of the US presidential election, almost everyone agrees that misinformation is a problem.
Facebook has developed censorship software in an effort to get China to lift its seven-year ban on the world’s largest social network, according to reports.
The Twitter account of the social media service's CEO Jack Dorsey was briefly suspended on Tuesday evening before coming back online.