Post Tagged with: "Twitter"

4 Legal Issues Brands Need to Understand Before Livestreaming on Periscope or Meerkat
/ March 31, 2015 12:38 pm
4 Legal Issues Brands Need to Understand Before Livestreaming on Periscope or Meerkat

AdWeek reports "Social marketing has always seemed dangerous for brands, and that's simply because things can go badly in real time. We've all seen the #fails. And now enter two live-streaming video apps that have everyone talking—Twitter's Periscope and Meerkat—which present even greater challenges, legal and otherwise, when compared to merely tweeting or posting Instagram photos." . Read More

Twitter Publicly Launches Curator, Its Real-Time Search And Filtering Tool For Media Outlets
/ March 31, 2015 12:38 pm
Twitter Publicly Launches Curator, Its Real-Time Search And Filtering Tool For Media Outlets

TechCrunch reports "Twitter this morning is publicly launching Curator, its new product that lets media organizations, publishers, and broadcasters identify, filter and display tweets and Vine videos on any screen in real-time.". Read More

Up Periscope: The live-streaming video app’s earliest retail adopters
/ March 27, 2015 10:59 am
Up Periscope: The live-streaming video app’s earliest retail adopters

Digiday reports "Sorry, Meerkat. Periscope hit the iTunes store on Thursday morning and puts up some weighted competition in the world of video live-streaming: Twitter purchased the app for $100 million before it hit the public, and its release immediately generated major buzz." . Read More

Twitter is now testing autoplay videos in news feeds
/ March 25, 2015 1:10 pm
Twitter is now testing autoplay videos in news feeds

Mashable reports "Following in the footsteps of Facebook, Twitter is now testing autoplay videos in user news feeds." . Read More

Twitter’s New “Quality Filter” Starts Rolling Out To Verified iOS Users
/ March 24, 2015 1:27 pm
Twitter’s New “Quality Filter” Starts Rolling Out To Verified iOS Users

TechCrunch reports "Twitter can be a cesspool of bullying, which CEO Dick Costolo admitted in an internal memo has cost the microblogging platform users. Over the past few months, however, the company has taken several major steps to stop trolls. The latest is a new “quality filter” that lets verified users weed out problematic tweets from their notifications." . Read More

Twitter Teaming With Foursquare For Location Tagging In Tweets
/ March 23, 2015 11:42 am
Twitter Teaming With Foursquare For Location Tagging In Tweets

TechCrunch reports "Twitter is bringing the ability to tag specific locations to Tweets via official apps and the web, through a partnership with Foursquare. The company tweeted about the upcoming feature today, showing a video of how it’ll work in iOS.". Read More

Inside LinkedIn’s ‘underpants gnome’ publishing strategy
/ March 20, 2015 10:51 am
Inside LinkedIn’s ‘underpants gnome’ publishing strategy

Digiday reports "For years, social media platforms operated under the conceit that if they could simply accumulate enough users, a business model would eventually present itself. Now, publishers have adopted the same philosophy, posting their media (particularly their videos) directly to platforms such as Facebook and Twitter in the hopes that amassing an audience there will one day result in a revenue stream." . Read More

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