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Both corporations and employees who tweet on their company's behalf must clarify the question.
In a first for the company, Tapbots has released a public alpha of Tweetbot for Mac.
Yahoo and Facebook have settled a patent dispute, according to a statement Facebook released Friday afternoon.
Twitter will bolster search functionality to automatically complete users' queries and suggest related search terms, among other improvements.
Twitter has received more government requests for user information in the first six months of this year than it did in all of 2011.
Twitter has lost a fight in which it challenged a court order to turn over public but now deleted Twitter messages written by an Occupy Wall Street protestor.
Facebook, Google+, and Twitter all have settings that let you tweak what others can see on your profile, but navigating those settings can be a bit of a mess. Not all social networks give you complete control over your privacy online, so here's a quick overview of what Facebook, Google+, and Twitter allow you to do.
The company rolled out incremental improvements to its social network platform while adding social elements to its other offerings.
How does Apple cram so much graham into Golden Grah--er, functionality into iTunes? Can severe weather alerts on your mobile warn you of snaps, crackles, and pops (caused by lightning)? And silly Facebook, HTML5 is for kids.
In Asia, the iTunes Store is maneuvering and muscling for rank; Google+ for tablets is pouring through the turns; and one Twitter user points out that Apple is still thinking of the classic designer for whom it still burns.
Zynga announced Tuesday that it would build a social gaming network that provides a more unified gaming experience, whether players are on Facebook, iOS or Android devices.
Facebook is testing a mobile-only feature, called Find Friends Nearby, that allows users to connect with new social contacts based on who is nearby and using a browser.
Microsoft has agreed to acquire Yammer, a maker of cloud-based enterprise social networking software, for $1.2 billion in cash.
The App Stores come to more than 30 new countries, Facebook comes to a deal with a new recruit from Apple, and Acer's founder comes to terms with the new Microsoft.
Twitter was forced to roll back its software to a previous stable version on Thursday in order to restore service after a two-hour outage.