Archive for the ‘Twitter News’ Category

StockTwits: Twitter for stocks trader

Friday, February 19th, 2010

StockTwits is a real time micro blogging platform for stock traders to share infromation on the stock market. An excellent tool for stock traders based on streams of Tweets so that stocks traders can obtain the latest news and charts shared by other users. Members also have the ability to ...

Why is Twitter an indispensable tool not only for you but also for companies who are reaching out to consumers?

Thursday, December 18th, 2008

Twitter has no business model? Think again. It's practically impossible to find a story that doesn't darkly point out that the microblogging service Twitter has no revenue model, yet despite that concern, all the complaints about unreliable service, the rants about the exceptionally high noise-to-signal ratio, the outright attacks that accuse ...

The ultimate race for Twitter Enterprise continues

Thursday, October 9th, 2008

Just in case some of you guys are wondering what exactly is “Twitter Enterprise”, refer to our earlier blog post on the new twitter clone startup, Yammer.com which revolutionalize the Twitter model making it into a profit generating machine targeting at companies. Presently all the 3 micro blogging sites: Yammer.com, Qikcom.com ...

Why Twitter hasn’t failed: The Power of Audience

Tuesday, August 26th, 2008

An interesting writeup by Gregor Hochmuth on the Twitter model, a must read if you are keen on starting your own microblogging service with ReVou: Twitter isn’t for everyone, and you may have dismissed the service a long time ago. But regardless of your own use, it’s hard to dismiss the ...

Twitter meets Yahoo Answers, cool or not?

Thursday, August 7th, 2008

An interesting concept or rather a hybird between Yahoo Answer and micro-blogging allowing users to post questions/receive answers in a Twitter style manner. ToAnswer is a new startup based on Twitter API which allows users to ask questions via Twitter.com and receive answers in ToAnswer Bringing forward, the ToAnswer concept is an ...

Blippr: Twitter model for product reviews

Tuesday, July 29th, 2008

In case you can't read from the screenshot above, Blippr lets users browse and rate commercial products including books, video games, movies, and music. The twist is that these reviews are incredibly short at just 160 characters, or the limit on an SMS message on your mobile phone. Twitter, the ...

Micropayment with Twitter, feasible?

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2008

An interesting idea that could potentially transform Twitter into micro-payment and perhaps create another revenue source as a P2P payment service for a micro blogging site. Tipit a payment service designed for websites that want to add a ‘tip jar’ feature, has already added Twitter integration. Current TipiT users can link ...

InGameNow – Twitter for sports

Thursday, June 26th, 2008

It is clear that when Twitter is good, it’s really good. Users can get the news faster than broadcast newscasters can report it, and even include their own commentaries too. For sports fanatics, InGameNow certainly has to be a great service to receive news of huge sports events. Starting your ...