Twitter Doubles Character Limit Allowing Longer Tweets

Twitter users will be able to say a lot more after Twitter revealed it will increase the number of characters users can tweet. Twitter announced on Tuesday local time it will roll out a 280-character limit for single tweets, after receiving positive responses in tests among a handful of users since September. “We are making…

Facebook Alert System to Boost Abducted Children Recovery Response

 Efforts to improve the speed of finding missing children will be bolstered with the introduction of a new social media alert system. The AMBER Alert system will enable police to issue immediate 24-hour alerts on Facebook to people in the area where a child has been abducted from to give police access to an immediate…

Robin Williams’ Daughter terminates Twitter account

Robin Williams’ daughter, Zelda Williams, has deleted her social media account after internet trolls sent her fake pictures of her father’s dead body. The 25 year old has given up her accounts on social media after she received photo-shopped images of her father’s body and disturbing messages from trolls. “I’m sorry. I should’ve risen above.…

Facebook: Has The Bubble Burst?

It’s well known that social media giant Facebook is one of the most recognised social media platforms in the world- But is it the beginning of the end? A recently released study conducted by the Pew Research Center’s Internet and American Life Project, concludes that around 1 in 4 American Facebook users are planning to…