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AP Twitter hack casts spotlight on improving online security

Hackers broke into the Twitter account of the Associated Press news service this week, posting a fake message that triggered a stock-market reaction that saw $200 billion briefly erased from United States markets.

Twitter #music chief Kevin Thau jumps ship to join Biz Stone's Jelly

Twitter Vice President of Business and Corporate Development Kevin Thau, the executive behind the microblogging platform's fledgling Twitter #music application, is leaving the company to join Jelly Industries, the new startup created by Twitter co-founder Biz Stone.

Facebook, Instagram most visited social apps in March, Mobidia finds

According to new findings provided exclusively to  FierceMobileContent  by Mobidia, Facebook and Facebook's Instagram service were the most-viewed mobile social apps last month.

Spotlight: Twitter introduces Twitter #music

Twitter introduces a new music discovery service.

Twitter shutting down TweetDeck for Android, iOS on May 7

Twitter will terminate its TweetDeck clients for Apple's iOS, Google's Android and Adobe AIR on May 7, halting Facebook integration that same day. Twitter first indicated plans to discontinue the TweetDeck apps in early March but did not specify a cutoff date.

Twitter #music goes live with iTunes, Spotify integration

Twitter officially launched its much anticipated #music discovery and sharing app via Apple's iOS platform and the Web.

Twitter exec: Mentions of 'Boston' rose 200X following explosions

NEW YORK--Mentions of the word "Boston" rose 200 times the normal rate following the explosions at the Boston Marathon on Monday, according to Michael Sippey, vice president of consumer products at Twitter.

Barnes & Noble's Nook preloads Pinterest, overhauled Facebook app

Barnes & Noble is bolstering its Nook tablets and e-readers by preloading popular social networking applications Pinterest and Twitter as well as a revamped version of Facebook.

Twitter confirms We Are Hunted buy, music app set to launch this weekend

Twitter is reportedly poised to roll out a standalone music application leveraging technologies acquired with music discovery service We Are Hunted.

IDC: Facebook, Twitter usurp mobile display ad lead from Google, Millennial Media

Mobile publishers like Facebook, Twitter, Pandora and The Weather Channel are rapidly gaining control of the U.S. mobile display advertising market, ending years of dominance by ad networks like Google, Millennial Media and Apple, research firm IDC reports.