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You can now add products to your Amazon Wish List from Twitter

Back in May, Amazon and Twitter introduced the hashtag #AmazonCart, allowing users to add items to their Amazon shopping cart via Twitter. Now, both companies have come together once again to introduce the #AmazonWishList hashtag, which as the name suggests, allows…

Real-time Twitter news curation service now live in the US

While Twitter’s short hand posts can offer up useful information, sometimes it can be difficult to parse through the constant stream of blurbs. Applications like TweetDeck can help to organize the accounts we follow and earlier this year we heard about…

Here are the top airlines in the US based on Twitter feedback

Those planning to travel by air in the coming weeks or months may be interested in what fellow travelers had to say about each airline. Text analytics startup Luminoso recently used natural language processing technology to analyze nearly 160,000 Twitter…

Twitpic is shutting down and Twitter is to blame

Twitpic has announced plans to shut down on September 25. The service, launched in 2008 by Noah Everett as a way to share images on Twitter, is ironically now being forced out of business by the very platform it supports.

Twitter opens analytics dashboard to the masses

Twitter began testing a new feature back in March that let select users see just how many people were reading their tweets. In hindsight, it seems Twitter was merely testing part of a larger overall project that debuted last month…

Top Twitter tipster @evleaks explains why he is retiring

One of the tech industry's most prolific product leakers has called it quits. Evan Blass, better known by most as the man behind the Twitter account @evleaks, recently announced he is retiring after two years of leaking products from companies…