At around 1300 hrs EST the 500 Millionth user on the micro blogging site Twitter signed up, and so far @JanickiPiotr has not tweeted, followed or put any information whatsoever on the landmark page. Twitter becomes the second social media site to hit the 500 million users. The other site being […]Read more "Twitter Gets Its 500 Millionth User"
Social Media is way of life for most of us and yet we still need to be careful how and when we decide update our status on Facebook or send the odd amusing tweet about work to friends and followers. Because the use of social media by employees to complain about their jobs or […]Read more "Tweeting And Posting Can Get You Fired"
In the US, brand pages on the micro blogging site Twitter have been around since the end of the year, and now here in the UK, the same is happening with Sky TV, Cadbury, EA, Coca Cola and Red Bull being the first corporate clients to commit to the estimated £25,000 advertising spend in […]Read more "Twitter Rolls Out Brand Pages In The UK"
Sometimes a device comes along that is simply so cool that “WOW” will only do! This is one of those devices and it certainly does have the wow factor. It looks like something from the early 20th Century because that is what it is based on, an old Morse Code key that used to […]Read more "Using Morse Code To Send Tweets"
Working for one of the big tech firms is for most of us a dream job and that is only because it is rarely going to happen for us. However, there are jobs going at these cool places such as Twitter. Check out their recruitment video to see if working at Twitter is going […]Read more "So You Want To Work At Twitter?"
Drivers heading into London will be able to avoid traffic jams from now on by visiting the special Transport for London (TfL) traffic web pages where a new tool allows access to a hundred and seventy strategically placed web cameras in order to monitor the traffic situation in real time. The TfL have also […]Read more "Live Traffic Updates On The Transport for London (TfL) Website"
It is amazing how politicians are using the micro blogging site Twitter to get their messages out to anyone willing to listen. Apparently, some ground work had been done before the speech, with Twitter promoting the following official hash tags; #jobs, #manufacturing, #energy, #education and #fairness. The speech lasted just over an hour and […]Read more "How Twitter Handled President Obama’s State of the Union Address"