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retweeting

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Mindless retweeting is the target for artist's fib-producing 'Factbot'

Eric Drass' Factbot cooks up bogus "facts," attaches pix to create "nice meme-type image-and-text" combos, then Tweets them to see how they spread. Drass wants us to question our "reality tunnels."

By Apr. 10, 2014

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Yahoo CEO Mayer retweeting people pledging loyalty to Yahoo

All morning long, Marissa Mayer has been retweeting people who say they'll switch their home page to Yahoo if she retweets them. But why?

By Sep. 19, 2013

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Project Retweet: Twitter makes retweeting official -- and easier

Project Retweet is set to make the popular practice of republishing other people's tweets an official feature of the site

By Aug. 14, 2009

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DeGeneres' Oscar selfie tweet captures retweet crown

A star-studded tweet by the Oscars host quickly blows past President Obama's re-election tweet from 2012.

By Mar. 2, 2014

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Edit or comment before you retweet with Classic Retweet

This extension for Firefox or Chrome lets you edit or add comment to a Twitter post before retweeting it.

By Mar. 25, 2013

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Twitter quietly tests 'share' replacement for 'retweet'

Several users were unhappy to find their "retweet" button replaced with an option to "share" tweets. So, was this just another experiment or a sign of things to come?

By Mar. 27, 2014

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Texas man and his dogs go after Ellen's selfie retweet record

Terry Shipman enlisted his two little dogs for a selfie that has become a viral retweet hit aiming for a hard-to-crack record.

By Mar. 5, 2014

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Petition urging Twitter to rethink new blocking policy takes off

A Change.org petition arguing that Twitter's new policy enables stalkers has gotten nearly 600 signatories in less than an hour.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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Vine for Android updates with camera tools and widget

Twitter brings parity to its cross-platform video app but throws in a special extra for Android owners.

By Jul. 11, 2013

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Spoiler Shield app protects you from blabbermouth friends

This free app filters your Facebook and Twitter feeds against sports and TV spoilers.

By Oct. 7, 2013