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Twitter Reveals Statistics

As one of the biggest social networking services on the web next to the behemoth called Facebook and the former titan Myspace, Twitter is one of the hottest topics on the internet and the subject of a lot of speculation, rumor milling and predictions.  Concrete and official user statistics for Twitter has been hard to come by and media houses, reporters and internet professionals have always had to estimate and play the guessing came on just how successful and impacting Twitter was. This guessing Game ended yesterday at the official Twitter developer conference, Twitter shared some revealing stats about its site, users, and growth that had previously been kept under wraps. Statistics below: Twitter now has 105,779,710 registered users. New users are signing up at the ra...
Twitter Announces @anywhere Service
Tech News, Internet

Twitter Announces @anywhere Service

Twitter has unveiled their new @anywhere service at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas. @anywhere will allow internet users to interact with websites and website users. Website developers would be able to add @anywhere functionality to their websites by using a simple Javascript code. Amazon, AdAge, Bing, Citysearch, Digg, eBay, The Huffington Post, Meebo, MSNBC.com, The New York Times, Salesforce.com, Yahoo!, and YouTube are some of the major websites that they report will use the service right away but no date has been set for when it will officially come on-stream but it is expected soon. (more…)