Twitter may be a great way to keep up with what’s happening, but it’s not so good at keeping track of what’s happened. That’s because Twitter itself offers no way to keep an archive of your tweets. It’s true that you can search your own postings (from your Twitter page). But those searches are limited to the last... Read More
Security firm Sophos is warning that a new scam is spreading virally on Twitter, and that a significant number of people have already fallen for it.
The Online Timer scam claims to measure how long users have spent on the Twitter Website. It spreads via seemingly innocuous Twitter messages along the lines of “I have spent 30 days, 14 hours on Twitter. How much have you? Find out ... Read More
Malware is being distributed through the microblogging site’s mobile app and URLs generated by the Goo.gl shortening service. The Twitter bird has become infected by a worm that is being spread via the link goo.gl/R7f68 and, perhaps, others.
A large number of messages are appearing on the popular microblogging site, according to a number of reports. Some unwitting users who click on the... Read More