Marketing with Twitter: Kirstine Stewart at Digital Day 3D

When Twitter Inc. announced it was setting up shop here in Canada back in April, that was a doozy of a news item. But equally big was the statement it released simultaneously –

Published on: October 23rd, 2013 Candice So

HRH hits DMZ: Prince Charles tweets from Toronto tech incubator

Prince Charles tweets!For today, at least. The heir to Queen Elizabeth's throne took to Twitter today to tweet anote live from his visit to the Digital Media Zone at Toronto's RyersonUniversity.Prince Charles tours

Published on: May 22nd, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Top 10 most useful Twitter bots

You may think that Twitter is just good for followingcelebrities and swapping tweets with friends. But the social network iscapable of a lot more. Specialized services have tweaked it to turnordinary Twitter accounts

Published on: October 25th, 2011 David Daw

Supreme Court makes non-ridiculous ruling on hyperlinks

By Brian Jackson This week the Supreme Court of Canada decided that it would not make a ruling that would irrevocably harm the Internet, be impossible to enforce, and likely be ignored by

Published on: October 20th, 2011 Brian Jackson

Twitter squashes bug — and followers too

For all the Twitterers who were fretting about where their followers went earlier today, fear not. They're back.Twitter engineers have corrected a bug that was messing with users' followers on Monday. To fix

Published on: May 12th, 2010 Sharon Gaudin

Twitter types – good, bad and over-the-top Twits

The diversity of Tweeple on Twitter is, of course, what makes it so damn compelling and addictive: There's always somebody, somewhere offering 140-characters' worth of communication. Most of us can be classified into

Published on: March 11th, 2010 Thomas Wailgum

Why Twitter sucks – microblogging site loaded with landmines

Not since SMS (short message service) was first invented was it so cool to send messages in 140 characters or less – Twitter is taking the Internet world by storm and is blazing

Published on: June 22nd, 2009 Brian Jackson

Tweet your way to tech savings for work and play

Everybody loves a bargain, and some people can spend hours hunting for deals on sites like eBay, Overstock.com and Amazon. But did you know some sale makers are migrating to Twitter? United Airlines

Published on: June 2nd, 2009 Ian Paul

TweetDeck vs. Seesmic Desktop – what’s best for business?

“What are you doing?” the question atop Twitter.com asks. The obvious answer is reading the never-ending flow of tweets rolling past your eyeballs. The micro-blog messages may only be 140 characters in length,

Published on: May 15th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Nine steps to mastering Twitter for your business promotion

Twitter is so red-hot right now that it's united Shaq and Oprah. It's also so good at attracting buzzwords that I can't decide whether to call it a microblogging service or a social-networking

Published on: May 5th, 2009 Jason Snell

Use Twitter smartly and safely for work n’ play

Like it or not, the emergence of social networks, the proliferation of mobile devices and the ubiquity of the Web has blurred our personal and professional lives. This has been particularly true on

Published on: April 13th, 2009 C.G. Lynch

Twendz taps Twitter trends and tracks tweets

Okay, I admit it - I'm new to Twitter, and so even the most basic Twitter applet is fascinating. But I've found that many of these services tend to overwhelm you with the

Published on: April 7th, 2009 Barbara Krasnoff

Six Tweet tips to get the most from your Twitter search

It's easy to miss little gems of information on Twitter, the social networking service that allows users to exchange short messages. Because we all can't spend hours in front of the service, we

Published on: April 6th, 2009 C.G. Lynch

How to become the pied piper of Twitter

How do you get on Twitter's suggested follow list? It all comes down to a gut check, according to Twitter. In a post on Twitter's official blog, co-founder Biz Stone explained Twitter's process

Published on: March 27th, 2009 Ian Paul and Carrie-Ann Skinner