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How Fast Can You Tweet?

How Fast Can You Tweet?

So you think you’re a fast tweeter?

Yeah, yeah. We’ve heard it all before. And while you probably think that your two-thumb high-speed Twitter typing method is setting all sorts of records, the proof, as they say, is very much in the pudding.

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Here’s What Twitter, Instagram, Google, Spotify and Skype Would Have Looked Like in the 1980s

Here’s What Twitter, Instagram, Google, Spotify and Skype Would Have Looked Like in the 1980s

Remember Twitter in the 1980s?

If you do, you’re a special kind of person, as Twitter wasn’t created until 2006. But what if Twitter, and other modern day platforms and apps such as Google, Instagram, LinkedIn, Spotify and Angry Birds were around in the eighties – how would they have looked?

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Tweet-a-Program to Wolfram Alpha’s @wolframtap and it Tweets Back The Result

Tweet-a-Program to Wolfram Alpha's @wolframtap and it Tweets Back The Result

Have you ever wanted to send code to a Wolfram Alpha bot on Twitter and have it tweet back the results to you in a matter of minutes?

Good news! Thanks to Wolfram Alpha’s new @wolframtap Twitter profile you can do just that.

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Twitter Bot is Helping to Shut Down Dirty Restaurants in Chicago

Twitter Bot is Helping to Shut Down Dirty Restaurants in Chicago

Think you got food poisoning at that trendy new fusion restaurant last night? Forget about calling it in – tweet it instead, and you might just help shut down a shady business.

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This App Will Tell You If You’re Talking to a Twitter Troll

This App Will Tell You If You're Talking to a Twitter Troll

When you’re on the internet, it’s best to follow the advice “beware the troll.” But how can you avoid hecklers, spammers and otherwise abusive Twitter accounts if you don’t know who they are?

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Twitter Paid Less Than $20 for Its First Logo

Twitter Paid Less Than $20 For Its First Logo

Twitter’s Larry Bird hasn’t always been the happy little blue bird pictured above. His original incarnation was white, and cost little more than a couple of cups of coffee to produce.

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‘Cloud Atlas’ Author David Mitchell Is Tweeting A New Short Story Right Now

'Cloud Atlas' Author David Mitchell Is Tweeting A New Short Story Right Now

Novelist David Mitchell, the award-winning author of Cloud Atlas, is tweeting a new short story set in the universe of his upcoming book, Bone Clock.

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The First Real-Time Art Exhibit On Twitter Shows London In A New Light

The First Real-Time Art Exhibit On Twitter Shows London In A New Light

If you’re not the type to make a special trip to the art gallery every once in a while, you can still get your fix of high culture – on Twitter.

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Twitter-Powered Rainbow Flag To Wave Over World Pride Festivities

Twitter-Powered Rainbow Flag To Wave Over World Pride Festivities

The Toronto PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) organization has installed a Twitter-powered flag to oversee the 2014 World Pride festivities.

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Twitter’s New ‘Dronies’ Take Selfies To New Heights

Twitter's New 'Dronies' Take Selfies To New Heights

There’s no denying that we’re a selfie-obsessed society. The word itself made it into the dictionary this year, and selfies are being snapped by celebrities, cartoon characters and regular Joes the world over.

But Twitter is taking the selfie phenomenon to new heights with its “Dronie” account – an unmanned aerial vehicle that is flying around Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, taking sky-high videos of the celebrities in attendance.

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