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State of The Union Tweets

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Egypt shuts down tweets and twitter among protests

Egypt has officially shut down Twitter in efforts to contain the widespread anti-government rhetoric being tweeted across the country. Tuesday’s rallies mustered up over 90,000 tweets from people saying they would attend. Officials out of Cairo are now reporting that Twitter is now down and even Facebook is having issues. Protesters are taking to the streets in a post Tunisian inspired demonstration exclaming the end to poverty and corruption in their state. Twitter is again seen by

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Brittany Spears Tweets New Video

 Twitter beats mainstream media almost everytime to the punch. Brittany Spears used the power of Twitter recently to help promote a video and subsequent album even before its in post production. During the shooting of her soon to be released hot video single “Hold It Against Me”  Brittany snaps a shot of one of the camera monitors on the set on the very first day of the shoot. Spears quickly uploads the snapshot picture to her Twitter account posting ” “Day 1 of

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Jay Cutler Gets Lambasted By Tweets and Tweeting

The power of Twitter and Tweeting was in full force yesterday in the reaction to Jay Cutler’ s surprising 3rd quarter exit in yesterday’s NFC championship game. It seems some NFL active and former players had a problem with what seemed to be a serious knee ligament sprain suffered by Cutler during a play. This real time reaction on Twitter fired off a frenzy of post game commentary almost exclusively targeted to the tweets coming out of Twitter. A reaction unprecedented in this

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Trending Twitter Topics, Jan 22 2011

Daily posting of popular trends on Twitter Jan 22, 2011. Sponsored Links (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); #yepthatsme A new song by Jamie Foxx with this title is being released as his next single #iwannaslap Idiots are tweeting about their favourite pastime, being slapped POWER BIEBER Who’s the “super fans” now @jonmchu? Yeah, that’s right. OHYEAH, and JB= Justin Bieber (: Sorry he can’t change his birth initials for a split-up

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Job Seekers Using Twitter To Find Employment

   Sponsored Links (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); I’m sure many of you have realized by now that using Twitter and Facebook to look for a job is becoming more and more mainstream.  Statistics have shown that around 80 percent of jobs come from networking with Twitter being one of the premiere sites to launch a job search.  However, while some traditional job seeking tactics are still viable strategies to implement and use as you tweet your way

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Twitter Tools and Apps for Group Tweeting

Here is a collection of sites, tools and apps that can streamline all social media content such as managing tweets or facebooking for social media groups or a business. Tweeting collaboratively seems to be the next big advancement for businesses to relate to their own employees and customers. Take a look at the following sites to see if any could be used for marketing your brand or business. Tops on the list is site called mediafunnel. The company states that its online social media

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Twitter Apps and Music Sharing, Part 1

Today, I thought I’d write something about music related Twitter apps/websites I’ve seen over the last few weeks that could be beneficial to many Twitter users here who like to tweet music or lyrics. One interesting site I came across recently is called Lystener. It’s an easy application that sets up a lyric tweet to any song you might need to find. It’s easy to use and can be set up right off the home page. First, search for a song. I searched for Billy Joel’s

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List of Companies Using Twitter To Communicate With Customers

As promised the list below is comprised of some of the more prominent companies using Twitter to keep lines of communication open between their business and its customers. There are a variety of companies tweeting their messages to the public including airlines, hotels, cars and car rentals, sports teams, food, and communications. Companies tweet daily so they are picking up followers on a regular basis. Some have hundreds while others have thousands. Take a look and see if you need to

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People Tweeting Consumer Complaints Using Twitter

It seems like more and more companies are allowing or responding to customer complaints through tweeting and Twitter. Travelers recently stranded by this year’s winter storms fired off some short 140 or less character tweets about rebooking cancelled flights and finding lost luggage to @delta on Twitter. What would probably seem like a desperate strategy to most people, tweeting about one’s predicament to the airline companies might actually work; and it did work. Several

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Twitter Celebrities Can't Keep Their Hands Off

There’s something with celebrities when it comes to twitter. They just can’t keep their hands off twitter. No matter whether the news is good, bad or embarrassing, the celebrities have to tweet everything and lay their personal life open to public scrutiny. Earlier we heard how Lady Gaga and her bunch of celebrity mates were getting itchy fingers for twitter when they announced their ‘twitter death’, and later realized it was so hard not to be tweeting. Sources say

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Twitter Celebrities Can’t Keep Their Hands Off

There’s something with celebrities when it comes to twitter. They just can’t keep their hands off twitter. No matter whether the news is good, bad or embarrassing, the celebrities have to tweet everything and lay their personal life open to public scrutiny. Earlier we heard how Lady Gaga and her bunch of celebrity mates were getting itchy fingers for twitter when they announced their ‘twitter death’, and later realized it was so hard not to be tweeting. Sources say

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Government wants college students not to tweet about 'secret' matters

If you are a college student looking to secure a job with a government agency later in your life, you should be very careful what you tweet about! In a recent memo sent to Columbia university the government has guided the college students against tweeting about state secrets like the wikileaks expose. According to the letter, talking about these issues will make the student seem unreliable, and unsuitable to keep state secrets in the eyes of the government and may make them unsuitable for

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