Tag: twitter

Technology

News Twitter Feeds and Inky WHAT E-Ink Display

For some time now, I’d been meaning to create a little display that shows me the latest news. I’d had a Pimoroni Inky PHAT...

Internet

Twitter’s Algorithmic Toxicity

This piece started life as a Twitter thread – ironically – which I posted recently. Read the thread here, or read on....

Sport

Premier League TV Rights – 2019-2022

The new Premier League TV rights auction for the UK has just got under way, with bids due in at the end of January, and the results...

Media

Celebrity RIP Tweets

We have just come through 2016, and for many, it won’t be fondly remembered. Election and referendum results notwithstanding, there...

TV, Video

NFL on Twitter… in the UK

Earlier this year, Twitter signed a deal with the NFL to stream 10 Thursday Night Football games. They paid around $10m, and the NFL noted...

Internet

Blocked on Twitter by a Celebrity

Remarkably, I’ve been on Twitter since 2006 – so getting on for ten years. And in that time I’ve always tried to be...

Radio, TV

“Join the conversation on Twitter…”

We’ve all heard this on air. We’re extolled to get in touch with some programme using Twitter, Facebook, text or whatever. The...

Internet

Twitter List Wrangling

NB. This is really to help anyone having the same problem as I had trying to add many accounts to a Twitter list in one go using a third...

Internet

On “Internal Browsers” – And Twitter’s Recent Addition

A while back Facebook integrated a so-called internal or in-app browser into its mobile apps. The ideas is that when you click to see a...

Internet

Twitter is Searchable: My Early Timeline

Twitter has finally built a full search engine for its archived Tweets. That’s important because it has been incredibly hard in the...