twitter – Christian eBuddy Blog Christian eBuddy Thu, 30 Jun 2016 06:27:02 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Tumblr to launch live video with an hour of wacky streams Mon, 20 Jun 2016 19:10:00 +0000 It seems Tumblr is planning to jump on the live video bandwagon to join Facebook, Twitter and Amazon. The blog platform has posted eight updates on a subdomain that features a logo with the words "Live Video on Tumblr," accompanied by a caption that...]]> 0 Hacker hijacks @Deray by redirecting his Verizon phone number Fri, 10 Jun 2016 22:29:00 +0000 While everyone freaks out over passwords to millions of Twitter accounts floating around, the hijacking of yet another high-profile account shows that hackers don't necessarily need your password. Activist and former mayoral candidate Deray Mckesson...]]> 0 With Twitter’s NFL deal, social networks can take on traditional broadcasters at last Mon, 23 May 2016 00:30:05 +0000  For years, the media industry has speculated, somewhat worriedly, that big tech companies wanted to branch out, to take on the TV companies – to acquire rights to premium content. By and large, Silicon Valley firms’ coy response has typically been a demure: “We are a platform company, not a content company.” Now that the dust has settled around the deal it’s… Read More]]> 0 Twitter starts testing Periscope button for Android Tue, 17 May 2016 03:01:00 +0000 A very small fraction of Android users might notice a new button in their Twitter app. According to The Verge, the the company has added a "go live" button that users can see when they compose tweets. It fires up Periscope when you tap it, so you can...]]> 0 French anti-racism groups target Facebook, Twitter and YouTube Mon, 16 May 2016 09:40:00 +0000 0 Twitter for Mac Gains Support for Moments and Polls Wed, 04 May 2016 17:00:46 +0000 0 Twitter Forms A “Trust & Safety Council” To Balance Abuse Vs Free Speech Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:51:05 +0000  Twitter’s latest step in the tricky balancing act of championing free speech without also handing a free pass to orchestrated harassment via its platform is the announcement today that it’s formed a “Trust & Safety Council” comprised of multiple external organizations with various interests in the two issues. The company said today that the Twitter Trust &… Read More]]> 0