Here are Twitter's top 10 hashtags for 2016

2016-12-07 16:56

As 2016 draws to a close, social network Twitter is choosing to celebrate highlights throughout the year with the #ThisHappened hashtag.

What happens to Obama’s Twitter account when he’s not president anymore?

2016-11-02 06:00

What happens to President Barack Obama's 11.1 million Twitter followers on Inauguration Day?

More changes await Twitter users as service tries to grow

2016-10-28 09:46

Twitter users are bound to see changes as the beleaguered communications service tries to broaden its appeal to more people and advertisers

Twitter to slash 300 jobs this week

2016-10-25 09:24

Twitter Inc. is planning widespread job cuts, to be announced as soon as this week, according to people familiar with the matter.

Twitter seeks new path after bidders back off

2016-10-10 10:27

Twitter once saw interest from Alphabet Inc.’s Google, Inc. and Walt Disney Co., all of which consulted with banks on whether to acquire the social-media company.

Is Disney looking to buy Twitter?

2016-09-27 09:55

Walt Disney is working with a financial adviser to evaluate a possible bid for Twitter according to people familiar with the matter.

Instagram, Snapchat are SA's new social media hotshots

2016-09-20 14:07

Instagram and Snapchat are South Africa's fastest growing social networks, with Facebook still holding the top spot, according to a local survey.

Twitter could help ease Joburg traffic congestion soon

2016-08-29 15:14

A research team is hoping to alleviate traffic congestion in Johannesburg by harnessing the power of social media.

Chrissy Teigen: the funniest celeb mom on Twitter?

2016-07-27 10:49

Do you follow Chrissy Teigen on Twitter? Here's why you should.

#OpenUpTheIndustry turns on well-known local stars

2016-04-27 12:29

The trending hashtag #OpenUpTheIndustry was quickly used to attack local stars who frequently land top jobs.


Is Twitter's new product VP a social network 'noob'?

2016-12-02 10:50

Twitter’s new vice president of product, Keith Coleman, has only tweeted 146 times in nine years and has less than 1 200 followers on the social network.

Twitter plots new path after merger talks fail

2016-10-28 13:48

Twitter said it has a path to growth and profitability, even as the struggling social network unveiled hefty job cuts and more losses after talks to find a buyer collapsed.

Twitter to cut 350 jobs despite positive earnings

2016-10-27 14:07

A week after Twitter's attempts to sell slipped away, the social media company on Thursday reported better-than-expected third-quarter financials.

Twitter shares fall in Europe after deal interest cools

2016-10-10 15:37

Twitter Inc. fell as much as 10.6% in Frankfurt trading on Monday after potential bidders were said over the weekend to have lost interest in making offers to buy the company.

Twitter plunges 19% on report Google won't bid

2016-10-07 10:34

Twitter shares plummeted 19 percent following a report that Google has decided not to bid for the social media company.

Twitter's financial sickness in four charts

2016-09-26 17:18

As the company weighs whether to sell itself, Twitter's challenges are under a spotlight like never before.

How your tweets are getting longer

2016-09-13 11:04

Multimedia attached to tweets will not be included as part of the 140-character count from later this month.

This company used Twitter data to predict SA's election results

Positive mentions of political parties in the social media data captured and analysed in the weeks before the 2016 municipal elections, correctly identified the likely voting trends. Brandseye CEO JP Kloppers explains. Watch.

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The internet is done with Taylor Swift

2016-07-14 14:11

The internet has spoken Tay. You’re the weakest link. Now bring your torch and get packing.

The American super power of coffee opens its doors in SA

2016-04-21 10:31

Starbucks is finally here, but there are mixed reviews from the people of South Africa.

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