AllFacebook InsideFacebook InsideMobileApps InsideSocialGames SocialTimes LostRemote TVNewser TVSpy AgencySpy PRNewser MediaJobsDaily UnBeige

Posts Tagged ‘Twitter tracking’

Here’s How to Stop #Twitter Tracking Your Apps

Here’s How to Stop #Twitter Tracking Your Apps

Yesterday we reported that Twitter is now tracking the other apps installed on your iOS and Android devices. Called App Graph, the update will track applications installed on the same device as the official Twitter app, but won’t collect any data from the apps themselves.

The tracking is opt-out, meaning you will need to take action if you don’t want Twitter snooping on your stuff so it can show you more tailored ads.

Read more

Mediabistro Course

Blogging

BloggingWork with a content strategist to discuss your brand, creative content, or business through blogging! Starting January 15, McLean Robins will teach you how to design, promote, and maintain a blog, develop an audience, integrate social media platforms, and build connections with your community with link sharing. Register now!

Twitter is Now Tracking Your Apps

Twitter is Now Tracking Your Apps

Twitter is collecting information about the apps installed on your smartphone or tablet to serve you better ads.

Called App Graph, the update will keep track on the applications on your device, but won’t collect any data from the apps themselves.

Read more

Twitter Could Be Used To Track, And Prevent, HIV Outbreaks [STUDY]

Twitter Could Be Used To Track, And Prevent, HIV Outbreaks [STUDY]

Twitter has often been looked to as a way to improve and monitor public health, from researchers uncovering vaccine trends to tracking flu outbreaks. Now, a new research team has developed a method for tracking HIV outbreaks and drug use behavior using tweets.

Read more

Tweets Help Save Carjacking Victim

A man in Johannesburg, South Africa, should be thanking his lucky stars that his girlfriend tweets after she shared details of his carjacking on Twitter and helped save him.
Read more