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Posts Tagged ‘The White House’

White House Steals Twitter’s Legal Director To Be New Chief Privacy Officer

What would be better than working at Twitter?

How about working at Twitter and then being selected for a newly created position at The White House?

Here’s yet another reason to envy those Twitterati . . .

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Syrian Hackers Send Fake Tweet From AP Account Announcing White House Attack

Did you see the tweet that came from the Associated Press Twitter account earlier today?

The tweet claimed The White House was under an attack of some sort and that the President Obama was injured. Coming so soon after the bombing at the Boston Marathon, many folks believed it and retweeted it.

Some hacks are funny, like when Burger King got hacked - or they’re mostly harmless razzing, but this one could’ve caused widespread panic  - and it DID cause a change in the stock market.

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The White House Put A #JediMindMeld On Twitter

Who knows how to get the Twitterverse buzzing faster than the latest 4Chan meme? The White House.

They’re so good at it actually, that one is left wondering if this latest gaffe by President Obama (and the Twitteriffic response that followed) wasn’t actually an intentional slip-up?

Either way, these folks know their stuff and have, again, taken over Twitter. But is it enough to sway public opinion?

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