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Twitter Revolution : Instant Guide
A Twitter joke falls flat.

'We've been hacked!': @MTV and @BET's annoying Twitter stunt

Today in terrible ideas...

Twitter Revolution : Instant Guide
Forget QVC. Is Twitter the future of ultra-convenient shopping?

Twitter's weird, bold plan to become an online shopping mall

The popular social-messaging service is partnering with American Express to let you make purchases just by tweeting

Twitter Revolution : The Bullpen
Dana Liebelson

Dana Liebelson: How I learned to stop worrying and love Twitter

Is anything more uniquely American than our free-wheeling, 140-character missives?

Twitter Revolution : The Bullpen
Paul Brandus

Paul Brandus: Why I love Twitter

My colleague Matt Lewis hates Twitter. He's wrong

Twitter Revolution : The Bullpen
Matt K. Lewis

Matt K. Lewis: Why I hate Twitter

The social sharing tool was once a vision. Now it's a prison

Twitter Revolution : Burning Question
Not everything on Vine's editor's picks list is as high-minded as this Salvador Dali exhibit...

Vine: Is Twitter's new porn problem overblown?

The new darling of the social web makes it easy for anyone to find NSFW images

Twitter Revolution : The List
This poor little dolphin was stuck in the notoriously polluted Gowanus Canal in Brooklyn on Jan. 25. This is not parody material, people!

4 tips for creating a successful Twitter parody account

The guy behind @GowanusDolphin learned his lesson the hard way

Twitter Revolution : Instant Guide
Accounts like @YesYoureRacist are known for calling out people who tweet racist content.

Should Twitter be forced to reveal racist users?

A French judge rules that the social network must reveal account details of users posting hate speech

Twitter Revolution : Instant Guide
For now, Vine is only available for iPhone and iPod Touch users.

Introducing Vine: Twitter's 6-second video-sharing app

The new app lets you share short clips with your friends — if you can find it

Twitter Revolution : The List
Notoriously stealth, ninjas the world over are suddenly coming clean as social media nerds.

Social media masters, ninjas, and gurus: How Twitter pros describe themselves

What we talk about when we talk about social media

Twitter Revolution : The List
On Nov. 6, President Obama tweeted out this photo with the message "Four more years." It was retweeted more than 800,000 times.

The 17 most memorable tweets of 2012

This year we sent a rover to Mars, re-elected President Obama, and endured the storm of the century — and Twitter recorded all of it

Twitter Revolution : First Reactions
Parents pick up their children near Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., after Friday's deadly shooting.

Connecticut massacre suspect: How the media IDed the wrong guy [Updated]

The lesson: Tweet, but verify

Twitter Revolution : Twitter Take
Let us input: Pope Benedict XVI uses a tablet to compose his first tweet ever.

10 famous first tweets from the Pope, Barack Obama, the Dalai Lama, and more

Pope Benedict XVI's first message to his followers? Perfectly coherent if a bit old-school: "Dear friends, I am pleased to get in touch with you through Twitter"

Twitter Revolution : Instant Guide
Now on Twitter: Add a hipster filter to your smartphone photos.

Twitter adds Instagram-style filters: What it means for you

Now you can give your tweeted photos an old-timey look. That might not be a good thing

Twitter Revolution : Opinion Brief
Instagram and Twitter: BFF no more.

Instagram vs. Twitter: Why their beef is bad news for you

Instagram photos will no longer render inside a tweet, spurring howls of protest from many corners of the internet

Twitter Revolution : Slideshow

Celebrities' most controversial tweets [Updated]

Twitter helps the famous communicate with fans, but it can also be dangerous. Chris Brown is just the latest star to offend in 140 characters

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