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Twitter's new Starbucks e-gifts let you send treats by tweet

A little bird wants you to tweet Starbucks gift cards to your Twitter followers.

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Windows Phone Twitter integration runs wild with usage

Some Windows Phone users are reporting increased data usage caused by the built-in Twitter functionality for Windows Phone's People hub.

Twitter hires NBC's Vivian Schiller to boost its news cred

Twitter has hired a top digital executive at NBC News, Vivian Schiller, to help boost its partnerships with news organizations.

Twitter to price its IPO shares between $17 and $20

At that price, Twitter's initial public offering could generate $1.25 billion in proceeds, the company estimates.

Twitter turns to open source to prevent service disruptions

Here's a breakdown on software improvements Twitter made to keep your tweets flowing.

Use two-factor authentication for your Twitter account

If you want to keep hackers away from your Twitter account, two-factor authentication could be just the thing. But be warned: It's a little awkward to set up...

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Direct Twitter messages with links fall prey to technical issues

Twitter's direct messaging feature appears to be experiencing technical difficulties, and the social networking service says an issue with URLs is likely to blame.

How San Francisco is using social networks to get ready for The Big One

The city by the bay is getting ready for a disaster by launching a social initiative, SF72, with ties to Facebook, Twitter, and Airbnb.

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Teens' public Facebook posts are guaranteed to cause controversy

Facebook is lifting restrictions on teens' privacy settings, which is sure to anger parents.

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Twitter doubled revenue, saw deeper losses in Q3

Twitter, which is preparing for an imminent IPO, submitted an updated S1 filing to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that contained financial results for the first nine months of its current financial year.