Articles Tagged with Twitter

Crime Stoppers Incredibly Successful In Using Social Media To Solve Crimes

Crime Stoppers Using Social Media

Crime Stoppers is incredibly successful in using social media to identify suspects and solve crimes. The tools, strategies, and effort used to track down and capture criminals have evolved substantially when compared to past endeavors. The use of police sketches has been instrumental in identifying suspects in previous years; however, surveillance photographs and video makes… Read more »

Fake Twitter Buyout Story Causes Shares To Briefly Surge Eight Percent

Fake Twitter bid causes stock to jump.

Bloomberg has confirmed that a news story that was published by a lookalike Bloomberg website earlier today was a fake. The story reported that social media company Twitter, Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) was in talks with banking representatives and close to a buyout deal. The news caused shares of Twitter to spike 8 percent in midday… Read more »

Hema Malini Blames Father Of Deceased 2-Year-Old For Accident

Hema Malini blames father of deceased 2-year-old for accident.

Hema Malini was on her way to Jaipur from Agra last Thursday when there was a terrible crash between her luxury vehicle and a small hatchback. Malini, 66, is an MP in the Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Shankar Lal Sharma, a Rajasthan state assemblyman, said, “One girl child has died… Read more »

The Hashtag That Is Changing The World’s View of Africa

The hashtag that is changing the world's view of Africa is sweeping Twitter.

Young Africans have used the hashtag #TheAfricaTheMediaNeverShowsYou to post photos of the home they know and love in hopes to change the world’s view of the continent. The effort by Africans to show the world the real Africa was fostered to outshine the usual media portrayal of a desert land comprised of hungry children of… Read more »