Why Twitter stock is surging Tuesday

The social network’s first-quarter results are out — and they’re spectacular. What happened? Shares of social network Twitter jumped on Tuesday, rising nearly eighteenth around noon EDT. The stock’s gain followed Twitter’s first-quarter financial results, including better-than-expected financial results and robust growth in monetizable daily active users. So what? Twitter reported non-GAAP earnings per share of $0.37 on revenue of $787 million. These… Read more »

Twitter still has a growth problem

If you read enough of the news, you would possibly assume that Twitter (and its CEO) is laying dead within the water for all to see. But, in its most recent financial statements, the corporate is proudly declaring that it isn’t dead yet, and may not be for some time. Within the last 3 months,… Read more »

Twitter shares surge 17th as users rise

Shares in Twitter have surged over 17th when the firm reported rising numbers of users and higher revenues, days after its chief executive promised to improve how it tackles online abuse. The company’s revenue rose to $787m (£605m) in the first quarter, up eighteenth from a year earlier. The number of daily active users rose eleventh to… Read more »

Twitter is surging and the rally shows no signs of slowing, chart analyst says

The stock rose more than tenth in early trading Tuesday after beating earnings and topping sales estimates for its first quarter. That move conjointly pushed Twitter out of bear market territory, currently less than twentieth off its 52-week high. Matt Maley, equity strategist at Miller Tabak, aforementioned that Twitter still seems like the social stock… Read more »

Trump calls for ‘more and fairer’ social-media corporations

President Donald Trump on Tuesday took his latest swipe at Twitter for what he says is unfair treatment, as he vowed to “reciprocate” against the European Union within the wake of Harley-Davidson’s report of a profit drop in the first quarter. ‘MORE AND FAIRER’ SOCIAL-MEDIA COMPANIES Trump used Twitter, on which he has nearly sixty… Read more »

Instagram isn’t going chronological, and is currently telling us why

The company has in public declared that it’s not going chronological, and now, is giving us better sense of its rationale. in a recent press briefing, the product lead for Instagram’s feed, Julian Gutman, told journalists that the photo sharing app is “not thinking about [chronological ordering] at this time.” the explanation, a spokesperson said,… Read more »

TikTok Watch: High-schoolers are trolling teachers by using their first names

This new series reveals the latest TikTok trends, so you don’t have to. Let’s face it, if you signed up, it’d simply make you feel very old. When I was in school, a long time ago, teachers were called ‘sir’ or ‘miss.’ Never, under any circumstances, were we permitted to address them by their initial… Read more »

Facebook will soon depend on Instagram for the majority of its ad revenue growth

When Instagram founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger announced last month they were stepping away from Facebook, there was a collective gasp: Instagram’s future was suddenly at risk. So is Facebook’s. So far, Facebook’s acquisition of Instagram has been a complete success — one of the most important of the internet era. The app, which… Read more »

Big Baller brand posts cryptic message on Instagram

All isn’t well at Big Baller brand. The dying company that LaVar Ball insists is fine has not had a functioning web site for 2 weeks. That’s a fairly major problem for an apparel company with no brick and mortar stores. Their entire distribution network is based online, however as noticed by Jacob Rude of… Read more »

The Chinese video-sharing app, TikTok recently caused many accidents, some of them leading to deaths

There are various reasons as to why Madras high court is trying to ban the most famous Chinese video-sharing app, TikTok in India. The main reason being, kids who are followers of the famous app are vulnerable to pornography. That’s not all. Within the recent past, there have been several cases where people have hurt themselves very seriously whereas creating videos for TikTok. Some of these serious injuries even resulted in deaths. The most recent case that was… Read more »

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  • TikTok is no longer available on both Apple and Google stores in India

    Apple and Google have pulled popular video sharing app TikTok from their app stores in India amid pornography fears. Quartz India reported early Wednesday morning that TikTok was unavailable for download on both the Google and Apple store. Business insider contacted Apple and Google for comment however didn’t immediately hear back. Earlier this month, the Madras high court asked the government to… Read more »

  • TikTok is launching a series of online safety videos in its app

    On the heels of news that TikTok has reached one billion downloads, the corporate these days is launching a new initiative designed to help inform users concerning online safety, TikTok’s various privacy settings and other controls they can use inside its app, and more. Rather than dumping this data in an in-app FAQ or help… Read more »

  • BLACKPINK’s Lisa is officially the most followed K-pop artist on Instagram

    It’s been a very good month for the BLACKPINK girls due to the release of their record-breaking Kill This Love music video, followed by THAT epic Coachella performance. And currently band member Lisa has another reason to celebrate because she is officially the foremost followed K-pop artist on Instagram. The group’s beloved main dancer currently has 17.4 million… Read more »

  • Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp hit by second outage within a month

    Just as the U.S.A. was waking up to a lovely Sunday, Facebook was sadly tackling yet another huge outage — it’s second within a month. In line with downdetector.com, soon after 6AM ET these days, users across the world started experiencing issues with Facebook and its various platforms, together with messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp. At… Read more »

  • TikTok Yee Haw meme Challenge

    The yee haw cowboy meme challenge on TikTok shows people transforming into cowboys and cowgirls. Cowboy-related memes are trending across the net. On TikTok, the foremost popular iteration of a cowboy meme is often referred to as the “Yee Haw Challenge” or labeled with the hashtag #yeehaw. The premise of this challenge is that someone “turns into” a cowboy or cowgirl, typically after consuming a beverage labeled “yee haw juice.” This skit is performed to the song… Read more »

  • The newest craze on TikTok is people revealing ‘cursed’ images they draw themselves

    TikTok has a community obsessed with ‘cursed’ images. Not like the rest of the net, TikTok’s cursed images are sometimes disturbing illustrations instead of eerie photos. While TikTok has a name as having one of the more wholesome communities on the internet, it isn’t safe from cursed images. It’s hard to explain what a cursed image (or cursed… Read more »

  • TikTok introduces age-gate feature, removes 6 million videos violating guidelines

    After receiving flak from the Madras high court for its children privacy violating video, a short video platform TikTok has introduced an age-gate feature to keep away underage users from the platform. The feature will permit solely users above thirteen years to create an account on its platform. As part of its safety mechanism, the Bytedance-owned platform has also removed over six million videos… Read more »

  • TikTok got 90 million users in India for the past 3 months

    Despite facing flak for sleazy content on its platform, Chinese owned by Chinese tech company ByteDance, TikTok became controversial within the past for illegally collecting personal info from kids in the U.S.A. and in other places for inappropriate content. Hearing a petition filed by an advocate, the Madras high court earlier this month asked the Centre to ban the app, saying it “encourages pornography” and is spoiling the future of youths and the minds of children. But in terms of… Read more »

  • The curious case of TikTok’s rise in India

    The rise of the Chinese short video-sharing app TikTok in India has been so spectacular over the past year that it’s currently nearly impossible for any social media user to not have come across its content. For the young generation though, especially the teenagers and even younger children, the app needs no introduction. In fact, according to a new report from… Read more »

  • How Musers make cash using TikTok

    How will you feel if a fifteen seconds video can earn you up to six figures!! Yes, it’s true… Musical.ly, a global short video community app can make your dream come true. The gifted users of Musical.ly better known as ‘Musers’ have many options to earn cash. However, the Musical.ly isn’t anymore and converted into… Read more »