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Twitter app developer UberMedia lands $5.6M investment

UberMedia, the startup behind popular Twitter mobile applications like UberSocial, Echofon and Twidroyd, has completed a new round of financing totaling $5.6 million and led by European investment

Report: Twitter unveiling photo-sharing service this week

Twitter is poised to launch its own integrated photo-sharing service to rival third-party solutions like Twitpic, Yfrog and Flickr. Citing multiple sources, TechCrunch reports Twitter is expect to

Report: Twitter acquires TweetDeck for over $40M

The long-simmering Twitter/TweetDeck acquisition is finally a done deal--citing sources close to the negotiations, CNNMoney reports Twitter agreed Monday to purchase the social networking management

News flash: Social media sap productivity

This kind of seems like it should be filed under "Duh," but out of respect for those who would disagree, we'll call it news: Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites tend to reduce business

Facebook, Twitter lead opposition to social networking privacy law

Facebook, Twitter, Google (NASDAQ:GOOG), Yahoo and Zynga are among more than a dozen companies and tech industry associations signing a letter publicly opposing SB 242, a new bill proposed in

Twitter teams with NTT DoCoMo for 'touch and follow' app

Twitter will collaborate with Japanese operator giant NTT DoCoMo to develop new applications integrating social media and search services into smartphones and feature phones. DoCoMo said it will add

Twitter upgrades mobile web app for touchscreen devices

Twitter introduced a new version of its mobile web application promising a higher quality, more consistent user experience across touchscreen devices regardless of whether an official Twitter client

Report: Twitter acquiring TweetDeck for up to $50M

Twitter is acquiring social networking management solutions provider TweetDeck for between $40 million and $50 million, TechCrunch reports. Citing a source with knowledge of the deal, the report

Report: Twitter deep into talks to purchase TweetDeck

Twitter is in advanced talks to acquire social networking management solutions provider TweetDeck for about $50 million. The Wall Street Journal reports Twitter is targeting TweetDeck in an effort to

Flud and Flipboard get venture funding

Last week two firms that produce software to deliver RSS feeds in an attractive package got funding when Flud announced $1 million and Flipboard got $50 million on a $200 million valuation. As I