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Study Says Up To 15 Percent Of Twitter Users Are Bots

Study Says Up To 15 Percent Of Twitter Users Are Bots

TwinStar Media March 13, 2017 0

As anyone who follows social media behavior and the 2016 presidential election probably knows by now, Twitter is full of bots: up to 47 million of them, according to a new study from Indiana

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By 2030, You’ll Be Living in a World That’s Run by Google

By 2030, You’ll Be Living in a World That’s Run by Google

TwinStar Media March 13, 2017 0

Larry Page, one of Google’s two co-founders, once said off-handedly that Google is not about building a search engine. As he said it, “Oh, we’re really making an AI”. Google right now is all

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Africa Finally Gets Its Own Domain Extension, 26 Years After The Internet Launched

Africa Finally Gets Its Own Domain Extension, 26 Years After The Internet Launched

TwinStar Media March 10, 2017 0

More than three decades after the first domain name was registered, and over 25 years after the World Wide Web launched, Africa has its own internet domain. The African Union (AU) launched the .africa

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Facebook Users Make Their Own News Bubbles

Facebook Users Make Their Own News Bubbles

TwinStar Media March 8, 2017 0

Facebook users who are the most news-obsessed are also the most likely to interact with a small number of news sources, new research finds. The study is a look at the architecture of social

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You’ll Be Able to Purchase Product via WhatsApp Soon

You’ll Be Able to Purchase Product via WhatsApp Soon

TwinStar Media March 8, 2017 0

E-commerce heavyweight Yoox Net-A-Porter is lining up a new service that will allow customers to buy products via WhatsApp. A recent interview with company CEO Federico Marchetti revealed that by increasing its use of the messaging

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Facebook Launches a New “Disputed” Tag to Combat Fake News

Facebook Launches a New “Disputed” Tag to Combat Fake News

TwinStar Media March 7, 2017 0

You can’t buy a pack of cigarettes without a giant warning label informing you that this product will slowly destroy (at least) your lungs, and now in that same vein, Facebook is rolling out

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Why Hearing Proven Facts Still Doesn’t Change People’s Perspectives

Why Hearing Proven Facts Still Doesn’t Change People’s Perspectives

TwinStar Media March 6, 2017 0

Have you ever tried to explain a topic to someone, but they were so strong in their convictions that they refused to accept the facts? You can see this phenomenon play out in all aspects of society:

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‘Forbes’ Names the World’s Most Reputable Companies in 2017

‘Forbes’ Names the World’s Most Reputable Companies in 2017

TwinStar Media March 6, 2017 0

Forbes has recently announced its annual list of the World’s Most Reputable Companies for 2017. Complied with the help of The Reputation Institute, the list highlights the top 100 companies based on feedback collected

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Bitcoin Is Now More Valuable Than Gold

Bitcoin Is Now More Valuable Than Gold

TwinStar Media March 5, 2017 0

Could Bitcoin become the new gold standard for currencies? It would seem within the realm of possibility as the popular cryptocurrency is now more valuable than gold for the very first time. Following a

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Facebook Finally Introduces A “Dislike” Button

Facebook Finally Introduces A “Dislike” Button

TwinStar Media March 5, 2017 0

Facebook is finally introducing a “dislike” button, but it’s not where you’d probably want it to be. The social network is introducing emoji attachments to Messenger chats, where users will be able to assign

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