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 - Friday 20 December, 2013
Josh Gates got some hamburger earmuffs by mistake. The rest is history.
# twitter - Wednesday 18 December, 2013
The startup tracks sports-related content, news and statistics, allowing broadcasters to find and use content from Facebook.
The internet company bosses fear that NSA operations have crossed constitutional lines and infringe the privacy of their customers.
# twitter - Tuesday 17 December, 2013
The experimental feature would allow users to see a map and timeline of what people are tweeting in their area.
# twitter - Monday 16 December, 2013
The pub landlord is also standing by his decision.
# twitter - Friday 13 December, 2013
The changes meant that if you blocked someone, they could still see all your activity.
# twitter - Thursday 12 December, 2013
The Irish tweeted about everything from lapgate to Anglotapes, Seamus Heaney to the Late Late (among other things).
# twitter - Monday 9 December, 2013
The quotes were fabricated by a satirical website.
The companies which include Facebook, Microsoft and Google are demanding the government to allow greater transparency and accountability when requesting public data.
Did you join the #elfalong?
# twitter - Sunday 8 December, 2013
Is it just a readiness to believe the worst, born of begrudgery, that allows us to fall for outrageous celebrity quotes?
Also featuring Andy Lee, Serena Williams, Dan Martin and Mount Leinster Rangers.
# twitter - Saturday 7 December, 2013
All the best of the week’s tweets from famous people.
# twitter - Friday 6 December, 2013
A tweet reportedly from the socialite attributing Luther King’s “I Have A Dream” speech to Mandela was a hoax.
# twitter - Thursday 5 December, 2013
# twitter - Wednesday 4 December, 2013
Facebook and Twitter users got official Government warning from today on discussing details of ongoing court cases.
The 4th and 5th class boys from a school in Dublin have been tweeting about their lessons. Cute.
# twitter - Monday 2 December, 2013
The future is here. Almost.
# twitter - Sunday 1 December, 2013
The 40-year-old died, best known for his role as Brian O’Connor in the hugely successful movie series, died in a crash in California yesterday.
# twitter - Friday 29 November, 2013
# twitter - Thursday 28 November, 2013
# twitter - Wednesday 27 November, 2013
Persona will make your profile look squeaky clean to potential employers.
# twitter - Tuesday 26 November, 2013
If all the Purple Rain drops were lemon drops and gum drops…
Rhodri Marsden has been collecting terrible workplace fails on Twitter. They will make you feel better.
# twitter - Sunday 24 November, 2013
We look into our crystal ball and predict your reactions before you even make them.
Also featuring Shane Long, Ciarán Ó Lionáird and the most incredible fact you’ll see about Cristiano Ronaldo for quite some time.
# twitter - Saturday 23 November, 2013
If we haven’t got God to fall back on what does this generation believe in now? Kate Bellamy takes a lighthearted look at what people follow today.
# twitter - Friday 22 November, 2013
And it’s still great.
Watch the events of 50 years ago unfold in real time via Twitter.
# twitter - Tuesday 19 November, 2013
Watch your back, truck driver.
But the Ireland boss says the young winger won’t be dropped because of his latest online outburst.
# twitter - Monday 18 November, 2013
An Garda Síochána has become the first Irish organisation to sign up for Twitter Alerts which are sent to users during emergencies or natural disasters.
# twitter - Sunday 17 November, 2013
All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.
Roy Keane recruits Nidge and Ireland squad look like a police line-up.
# twitter - Friday 15 November, 2013
# twitter - Thursday 14 November, 2013
Vice Chairman Jimmy Lee was due to answer questions for an hour today.