Tweet helps nab iPhone thief

Alex-WilsonAlex Wilson, a ten year old boy helped catch an iPhone thief after by posting his picture on micro blogging site, Twitter.

Alex and his dad drove past 24-year-old Craig Royal in Darlington, Co Durham while he stole the device from a walker. The schoolboy quickly used his dad’s mobile phone to take a picture of Royal who was riding a bike.

Twitter & Tweetmeme come as official Tweet button

Twitter & Tweetmeme come as official Tweet buttonTwitter pronounced to associate with Tweetmeme via its latest official Twitter button.

The UK-based Tweetmeme can now have a profound access to data available on social networking sites. Tweetmeme is considered to be one of the similar offerings like Digg in Twitter.

A user offering that helps exchange links on Twitter without leaving the current page.

Twitter releases Fast Follow SMS Tweets

Twitter releases Fast Follow SMS TweetsTwitter has come up with the "Fast Follow" SMS feature, aimed at receiving tweets directly to their cellular phones without being registered with sites.

The Micro blogging platform has devised this way where both registered and non-registered users can receive 140 character long tweets on their mobile devices in SMS based format, tech site Gizmodo stated.

The third Twitter festival of Dubai in boom

Dubai-Twestival-LogoIn an effort to raise money for building schools and hiring teachers in developing countries, an event, being organized at the InterContinental hotel in Festival City, will bring together users of the social media service Twitter.

Being the third Twitter festival for Dubai, it is being held in more than 175 countries at the same time too.