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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.

Twitter overhauls Android app for more native experience

Twitter is rolling out a revamped version of its Android application, promising users a more native experience crafted in line with the design principles Google introduced with the release of its Android 4.0 OS update.

Apple adds age rating tags to App Store descriptions

Apple has introduced age-rating notification boxes below each iOS application's developer credits, a move that could assuage consumers and watchdog groups calling for greater transparency around the App Store shopping experience.