As Facebook snaps up smartphone messaging service WhatsApp for a monumental $19 billion in cash and shares, focus has turned to its rivals. Here are some background facts about China's popular mobile messaging application ...
Twitter has acquired more than 900 patents from computing giant IBM, ending a dispute between the two companies, a joint announcement said Friday.
The number of online microblog users in China dropped by more than 27.8 million last year, marking the first major decline in popularity of a social media genre that has offered a way to share unfiltered information in a ...
Twitter's stock price continued a recent decline on Wednesday, closing down 3.5 percent after an analyst lowered the short messaging service's rating on concerns that its stock price is too high.
Saudi users of Internet messenger application Viber reported on Saturday that the service was back on their smartphones, despite the authorities insisting it was still banned.
Twitter said Tuesday it overhauled its user display to make the messaging service "more visual," as it ramps up competition against photo-sharing services like Instagram.
A "likely service disruption" struck Facebook on Monday, preventing its 1.15 billion members from updating their status on the social media website.
You can use your telephone to call any other phone in the world. But if you want to place a video call to someone, good luck.
Twitter's losses are mounting as the online messaging service prepares to make its stock market debut.
A start-up specializing in tuning into online banter by TV viewers said Wednesday that it has been bought by Twitter.