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Twitter Alerts give new meaning to crisis communication

Twitter's new program lets you sign up for push alerts about emergencies, disasters, and public safety information.

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Twitter tries 'magic' to keep users in the know

Users of Twitter for the iPhone and Android devices will start getting push notifications when multiple people in their network follow the same user, or when they favorite or retweet the same tweet, the company said.

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"60 Minutes" in 140 characters: Twitter and CBS partner for promoted tweets

Twitter's Amplify advertising program will now push out CBS content.

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Twitter fixes Tweet button issue that downloaded a torrent file

Some Twitter users were surprised Monday when they clicked a button to share content from third-party websites but instead downloaded a mysterious torrent file.

Why Twitter dominates the social sports arena

Twitter is a home run for connecting directly with fans, building a social platform, and keeping the excitement going after the game ends.

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Who's actually writing your favorite celebrity's tweets?

Inside the world of social media ghostwriters.

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Twitter's Frankensteins: The Spambots that look like people

Jason Snell takes a shadowy flight into the world of people... who do not exist.

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Wall Street Beat: Twitter grabs spotlight, but tech IPOs were already hot

Even before Twitter's initial public offering announcement grabbed the spotlight Thursday, the market for tech IPOs had been heating up thanks to a general rise in stocks.

Twitter's going public: Who cares?

Who wins, loses, or draws in the aftermath of Twitter's IPO.

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Analysts: Going public gives Twitter a sustainable future

Twitter's ecosystem could expand, thanks to the money it would raise through a public offering, some analysts argue.