Being active on social media sites can lead to greater political participation, reveals a new study.
90 of the companies in the UK’s FTSE 100 share index have a presence on Twitter, sending out more than 1.4 million tweets collectively over the past year.
Hootsuite has raised $60 million in its latest round of venture capital funding, which now values the Vancouver-based company upwards of $1 billion.
The X Factor is the most tweeted-about television series in the United Kingdom, generating almost twice as many tweets over a 12 month period as the runner-up, reveals new data.
Earlier this year Twitter and Amazon launched #AmazonCart, a hashtag-powered service that let you put products into your Amazon shopping cart simply by replying to a tweet.
Now, Amazon has launched #AmazonWishList, a similar tool which lets you quickly add items to your Wish List on the shopping giant while you’re using Twitter.
India’s groundbreaking Mars Orbiter Mission spacecraft reached the Mars orbit earlier today and, to celebrate, the satellite has launched its own Twitter account.