The company is sharing information with telecom companies on how particular ads prompt people to buy new mobile devices or switch carriers. Other industries may follow.
The global rollout of the ads program allows any marketer to target users who have already expressed interest in their brands outside Twitter with relevant promoted tweets.
The targets' appetite for sexually explicit material means their reputations can be undermined on charges of hypocrisy, according to a document released by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.
A free iPhone app will help you follow Jerry Seinfeld's advice: Don't break the chain.
Let's face it: New Year's resolutions are tough to keep. What may be more realistic is the goal of maintaining good habits like flossing, staying on top of household chores, or taking your daily multivitamin. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some handy apps to keep track of your habits.
The iPhone was the far more popular device for single people, new moms, and "value shoppers," according to the study by Flurry Analytics.
Unsocialize is a plug-in that bypasses third-party prompts when reading news stories from Facebook. Read articles in peace without Facebook autoposting your reading habits.
Third-party apps like Runkeeper, GoodReads, and Hulu can now post updates to the Timeline when you complete a run, finish a book, or rate a movie or TV show.
Now your reading habits on Quora will be revealed publicly, unless you take the extra step of turning off a new feature.
The next incarnation of Nokia's in-phone satnav will be able to learn how you drive.