A microblogging site allowing users to share what they are doing with others. Entries are called 'tweets' and are limited to 140 characters. The site was founded by Jack Dorsey, Evan Williams andBiz Stone and was launched in 2006. The company has 141 employees and over 190 million users.
# twitter - Yesterday’s News
More selfies than you could shake a camera at, to be precise.
The People’s Debate… through the eyes of someone who didn’t watch it.
# twitter - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
Turns out Ellen DeGeneres’ famous tweet was just the tip of the iceberg.
Riots in the streets. (Well, not quite.)
Ellen’s Oscars selfie now has over three million retweets. This man wants MORE.
# twitter - Monday 3 March, 2014
DiCaprio just couldn’t best Matthew McConaughey and the internet was loving it.
# twitter - Saturday 1 March, 2014
A dirty, yet also clean, mistake. And whose slippers are these? All the best of the week’s tweets from famous people.
# twitter - Thursday 27 February, 2014
Laurie Kilmartin’s father is dying from lung cancer.
Now’s your chance to #AskAdams what he had for brekkie.
Waterford Mayor John Cummins was initially granted the order over Tweets which he says were false and grossly defamatory.
# twitter - Wednesday 26 February, 2014
So tears. Such weep. No wow.
A one-minute show featuring movie-specific content from Twitter and Vine will be shown on US cinema screens, and is expected to begin this summer.
The internet isn’t too disappointed to hear that Piers Morgan Live has been cancelled.
# twitter - Tuesday 25 February, 2014
# twitter - Sunday 23 February, 2014
The messaging service was bough by Facebook for $16 billion last week.
# twitter - Saturday 22 February, 2014
The star tweeted a pic of himself, post surgery, earlier today.
Facebook rolled out a similar feature earlier this month to celebrate its 10th birthday.
This photo would suggest something of the kind.
And who shared a smooch at the BRIT awards? All this, and all the best of the week’s tweets from famous people.
# twitter - Friday 21 February, 2014
Has he got a problem with our rulers?
# twitter - Thursday 20 February, 2014
Everyone’s talking about why Alan Shatter sacked the confidential recipient, a car chase in Ranelagh and what happens next for Ukraine.
The seven most common swear words used in tweets accounted for more than 90 per cent of all swearing done on the site.
He REALLY didn’t like Arctic Monkeys. At all.
Anyone seen the butter? Mammy says it works wonders on burns.
# twitter - Wednesday 19 February, 2014
Finally, this scandal has a winner.
They got a BRIT of a priceless surprise this morning.
# twitter - Tuesday 18 February, 2014
Alex White appeared to ‘favourite’ a tweet which included an image of a naked woman.
Of course, Louth’s internationals aren’t really boring at all.
# twitter - Monday 17 February, 2014
The French striker opted to focus on Arsenal and the MLS in his Twitter session this afternoon.
# twitter - Saturday 15 February, 2014
# twitter - Wednesday 12 February, 2014
After launching a redesigned home page last month, why does Twitter want to make profile pages look more like Facebook?