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Here’s What Was Talked About Most on Twitter This Year

Here’s What Was Talked About Most on Twitter This Year

mag813 December 5, 2017 0

Twitter has released its year-end stats, giving us a look into what our collective consciousness was interested in over the course of 2017. The top two most-liked tweets echoed the tumultuous political year; Obama’s

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Twitter Will Reportedly Expand Its 280-Character Limit To All Users Within Days

Twitter Will Reportedly Expand Its 280-Character Limit To All Users Within Days

mag813 November 1, 2017 0

In late September, Twitter announced that it would slowly be rolling out a new feature — double the number of characters for certain accounts. While going from 140 to 280 characters is certainly a big change

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Donald Trump Is Being Sued For Blocking People On Twitter

Donald Trump Is Being Sued For Blocking People On Twitter

mag813 September 28, 2017 0

The Knight Institute leading the legal challenge to Trump’s use of Twitter has revealed that the White House will not be contesting that Trump does block his critics from time to time. So if the

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Twitter Lost 2 Million Users This Quarter, and Now Its Stock Is Tanking

Twitter Lost 2 Million Users This Quarter, and Now Its Stock Is Tanking

mag813 July 27, 2017 0

Twitter‘s pre-market trading is down 9.73% at $17.71 a share. The company has reported an average of 68 million monthly active users in the United States this past quarter, down from 70 million in the

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Why Celebrities Are Quitting Twitter

Why Celebrities Are Quitting Twitter

mag813 July 10, 2017 0

Ed Sheeran announced this week he is quitting Twitter. This isn’t exactly earth-shattering news—Sheeran quit social media for all of 2016—but more follows with an increasing trend of celebrities removing themselves from social media

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How the Nature of Popularity Was Changed by Social Media

How the Nature of Popularity Was Changed by Social Media

mag813 May 24, 2017 0

There aren’t many aspects of the human experience that haven’t been affected by the mass proliferation of social media over the past decade. From our way we interact with our friends to the way

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Instagram Is Terrible for Your Mental Health, Studies Find

Instagram Is Terrible for Your Mental Health, Studies Find

mag813 May 19, 2017 0

It’s hardly news that social media exacerbates mental health problems and generally makes everyone feel a little worse about themselves, but apparently some are worse than others. A new study conducted by the Young

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Twitter Removes @username Replies From the 140-Character Limit

Twitter Removes @username Replies From the 140-Character Limit

mag813 March 31, 2017 0

Last year, Twitter promised to roll out some updates that would allow users to express more than 140 characters. In the months since, it’s done exactly that, but now it’s taking things a step

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This Alarming Infographic Shows How Much Time We Spend on Social Media

This Alarming Infographic Shows How Much Time We Spend on Social Media

mag813 March 22, 2017 0

If you’re worried that you might be spending too much time procrastinating on Instagram and Facebook rather than actually doing anything productive, then fear not, for it appears you’re not alone. New statistics on

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People On Twitter Are Going Nuts Over This Unusually Warm Weather

People On Twitter Are Going Nuts Over This Unusually Warm Weather

mag813 March 2, 2017 0

As anyone enjoying temperatures of 60 degrees and higher will be glad to tell you — and right now, that’s a good chunk of the United States — spring has come early this year.

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