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JPMorgan negotiating to take minority stake in Twitter

Financial services giant JPMorgan Chase reportedly is in deep talks to acquire a minority stake in Twitter that would vault the social interaction network's valuation to close to $4.5 billion. Citing

Twitter CEO: Mobile experience must be the same across all devices

BARCELONA, Spain--With Twitter's mobile user segment continuing to multiply, CEO Dick Costolo said it's imperative that the user experience becomes consistent across all operating systems. During a

Twitter poised to hike Promoted Trends advertiser rates

Twitter is preparing to increase advertiser rates for its Promoted Trends effort, which inserts marketing messages into lists of hot topics trending across the microblogging platform. Initially

Google, Facebook target Twitter takeover

Microblogging juggernaut Twitter remains the target of intense acquisition interest, with Silicon Valley giants Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) and Facebook reportedly among the companies in low-level

Twitter blocked in Massachusetts legislature

Lawmakers and their staff working in the Massachusetts legislature are banned from using Twitter on their office computers, according to a report in the Boston Herald. The legislature's IT department

Apple launches App Store Twitter account to boost app discovery

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) introduced a new Twitter account dedicated to its App Store digital storefront, promising to spotlight new iPhone and iPad applications and feature exclusive offers. Apple

Mobile tweets now over 40 percent of Twitter posts

More than 40 percent of all Twitter posts now originate via mobile phone, up from 25 percent a year ago, according to the microblogging kingpin's CEO Dick Costolo. "Fifty percent of active users are

Email use declining

The use of email is apparently on a decline, according to figures quoted in a New York Times report. The total number of unique visitors from the United States to major email providers like Yahoo and

Twitter valuation rises to $3.7 billion

Microblogging juggernaut Twitter is now valued at $3.7 billion after closing a new $200 million funding round led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. In tandem with the funding, Twitter will add

DDOS against Wikileaks; how to mitigate an attack on your business

The dangers of Distributed Denial of Service attacks were once again brought to the forefront even as the controversial whistle blowing site Wikileaks found itself booted by its U.S.-based Domain