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iPad mini spotted on Chinese microblogging site

Images that purport to be the rumoured small iPad have popped up online, and there's no rear camera.

By August 5, 2012

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Twitter's 'Nearby' could reveal who's tweeting, well, nearby

The microblog is apparently testing a mobile feature that would map tweets posted by Twitter users, whether you follow those users or not. Privacy advocates take note: it seems to be opt in.

By December 14, 2013

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China's government takes on microblogs, blogs, online forums

With ever-increasing restrictions on online activity, Chinese authorities are trying to make Internet service providers act as Web police for the government.

By June 7, 2012

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Twitter buys microblogging site Posterous

Twitter acquires the simple blog platform, a rival to Tumblr, but discloses no terms of the deal.

By March 12, 2012

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Twitter on TV: The next microblogging deals frontier?

Twitter envisions itself displacing the canonical water cooler for TV discussion; now it just needs to make some deals.

By October 26, 2011

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Twitter hits 400 million tweets per day, mostly mobile

Twitter CEO Dick Costolo says mobile usage and revenue are outpacing the desktop Web version of the microblog, and that he doesn't concern himself about an IPO.

By June 6, 2012

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Six Apart resurrects Pownce in new microblogging platform

Pownce, the hosted Twitter-alike service Six Apart acquired last year, re-emerges as free, open-source app for Web developers called Motion.

By October 1, 2009

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For biz microblogs, hosted services or installed software?

Yammer's hosted model is built for the future, but Presently's software can be downloaded today.

By September 15, 2009

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Twitter needs to die for microblogging to live

Twitter's recent failures prove the value of the service as well as why it needs to be distributed beyond just one brand of microblogs.

By August 14, 2009

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Socialtext offers enterprise microblogging in a box

Socialtext has a new service that lets companies run a Twitter-like microblogging service out of their offices using hardware that works behind the firewall.

By July 14, 2009