Oscar Pistorius trial: five best people to follow on Twitter

One-Minute Read Mon 14 Apr, AT 13:29

Twitter is awash with Oscar Pistorius news. Here's who to follow for the best news and analysis

A Cuban flag is waved in Havana

US government created 'Cuban Twitter' to undermine regime

One-Minute Read Fri 4 Apr, AT 11:40

American aid agency funded ZunZuneo messaging service to encourage dissent in Cuba

Anti-social networking – or how secrecy became all the rage

Wed 26 Mar, AT 10:26 Edie Lush

Cloak pulls in public location data to help you avoid people – and it's just the tip of the iceberg

Turkey Twitter ban

US condemns Turkey Twitter ban as ‘21st-century book burning’

One-Minute Read Sun 23 Mar, AT 10:53

Turkish government stands by ban, saying ‘no global company is above the law’

Twitter could ditch trademark @ symbol and #hashtags

One-Minute Read Fri 21 Mar, AT 15:34

Twitter is looking for ways to phase out 'arcane' characters to make site easier to use

Twitter blocked in Turkey as PM vows to 'wipe out' site

One-Minute Read Fri 21 Mar, AT 12:38

'Twitter, schmitter!' cries Prime Minister Erdogan after damaging allegations flood social networks

Cloak: new 'anti-social' app helps users avoid friends

One-Minute Read Thu 20 Mar, AT 12:33

New smartphone app uses FourSquare and Instagram to help people steer clear of unwanted interactions

Patrick Stewart

Twitter mocks Cameron as celebs join Ukraine phonecall

One-Minute Read Thu 6 Mar, AT 10:35

Obama call tweet sparks a meme featuring Patrick Stewart, Wet Ones, dinosaurs and a puppy

Twitter 'lie-detector' will combat false internet rumours

One-Minute Read Wed 19 Feb, AT 12:39

Creators say system could have prevented lies spreading during riots and sex abuse scandals

Twitter shares plunge after $1bn loss and fall in growth

One-Minute Read Thu 6 Feb, AT 09:47

Share prices plummets after amid fears the San Francisco-based social media site's popularity is waning