Twitter has acquired shortform blogging company Posterous, by MATTHEW PANZARINO

Blogging and sharing company Posterous has announced via its company blog that it has been snagged by Twitter in an apparent ‘acqui-hire’, with Twitter interested mostly in the people, not the product. Various Posterous engineers, product managers and more will join the Twitter team and the existing ‘Spaces’ that users have will remain up and running for … Continue reading Twitter has acquired shortform blogging company Posterous, by MATTHEW PANZARINO

20 awesome tools which will have you ‘Pinteresting’ like a pro, by NANCY MESSIEH

Pinterest already offers users some great tools to help them get their accounts get noticed, including a Follow Button and Pin It button which can easily be installed on any website. But with such an active community, it’s no surprise that there are a ton of other interesting tools, apps, and sites which aim to enhance the Pinterest … Continue reading 20 awesome tools which will have you ‘Pinteresting’ like a pro, by NANCY MESSIEH

Thailand is the world’s first government to endorse Twitter’s censorship feature, by JON RUSSELL

Twitter’s controversial move towards enabling the censorsing of tweets has gained the backing of its first international government, after authorities in Thailand publicly endorsed the introduction. ICT permanent secretary Jeerawan Boonperm told the Bangkok Post that the move was a ”welcome development”. The government, which last year contacted Facebookto request the removal of more than 10,000 pages that violated its lese … Continue reading Thailand is the world’s first government to endorse Twitter’s censorship feature, by JON RUSSELL