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Twitter Principal Designer Josh Brewer Gives His Notice

In January, we shared a tweet from Twitter Principal Designer Josh Brewer calling for “a few good men & women” to join the design team.

Twitter’s design department continues to expand – but will do so without Brewer at its helm. After three years with the company, he’s taking off.

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Online Trust Alliance’s 2013 Honor Roll Report Names Twitter #1 In Consumer Protection

The Online Trust Alliance’s 2013 Honor Roll report, a comprehensive audit of the Internet’s most visible companies, has given Twitter the stamp of approval for voluntary best practices, consumer protection and self-regulation.

Read on to see how Twitter came out on top in the OTA audit, and other key takeaways from the report.

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Vine Surpasses Instagram In Twitter Shares

Five-month-old Vine is already giving Instagram a run for its social media clout.

Just a few days after Vine became available on Android, San Francisco-based Topsy Analytics reported that Vine had garnered 2.86 million shares on Twitter, vs. Instagram’s 2.17 million shares.

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Nelson Mandela Victim Of Another Twitter Death Hoax

This weekend, people on Twitter got yet another reminder not to believe what you read on Twitter without confirming with an outside source.

Nelson Mandela has become the latest victim of a celebrity death hoax on Twitter, with the network abuzz with the false information that the former South African president had died in his sleep.

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Audioboo Lets You Play Songs And Radio Clips Right In Your Twitter Stream

A year go, SoundCloud became the first Twitter audio partner, using Twitter Card functionality to enable users to listen to audio files right from their Twitter stream.

Now Audioboo has announced Twitter Cards integration that will do the same.

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Twitter Releases Vine For Android

Twitter announced yesterday that its long-awaited Vine app for Android is now available.

Read on for the lowdown on what features the app has, including one that’s unique to Android (iPhone users, prepare to seethe with jealousy).

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Twitter Platform Director Ryan Sarver Is Flying The Coop

Twitter platform director Ryan Sarver has announced that he is leaving the company.

Interested in the position? (Twitter is already looking.) Sarver leaves big shoes to fill.

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Twitter Proves Pivotal In Dissemination Of Information During Taksim Square Protests

From Occupy Wall Street to the Arab Spring, social media – and Twitter in particular – has played a focal role in many of recent years’ most tumultuous public demonstrations.

The protests taking place in Turkey add to that trend, placing an even greater emphasis on how powerful a communicative tool Twitter is.

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It Was Only A Matter Of Time: World’s First Vine Proposal

Strangely, I’ve covered social media marriage proposals twice here on AllTwitter in the last five months.

Here’s another to add to the list: Curt Buthman, an L.A. business consultant, used Vine to propose to girlfriend Marsha Collier on Tuesday night.

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Doctors at UCLA Perform the First Live-Vined Surgery

The Twitterverse has already seen its first live-tweeted open-heart surgery, and even a live-tweet of a brain surgery.

But a surgical operation had never before been live-Vined – until last Thursday.

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