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Check Out Twitter's 10 Buzziest Global Topics of 2016

Trump-Clinton election wasn't No. 1, believe it or not

Twitter today is revealing its top 10 global trending topics of 2016. The Summer Olympics were the buzziest event of the year on the microblogging platform, garnering 187 million tweets, highlighted by…

Wendy's Goes All-In on Sriracha With a Series of Kooky Videos to Promote the Sauce

It's taking over the brand's website and social channels

Lexus made a sriracha-themed car last month. A couple of years ago, Pizza Hut tried baking the spicy sauce into pizza crust. Now Wendy's is the latest brand cashing in…

As Social Platforms and Brands Turn to Live Video, Will Viewers Keep Tuning In?

Early data is promising for 2017

A week before Thanksgiving, dozens of sharply dressed young men and women began arriving at Taco Bell's headquarters for the fourth annual Friendsgiving feast, which included rolled turkey tacos and…

The New Star Wars Movie Just Added a Healthy Dose of Twitter Marketing in Theaters

Hashtags with your popcorn?

Here's the latest example of Twitter being everywhere in the media: The microblogging platform has teamed up with Disney and National CineMedia, which is in 1,600 theaters, to show tweets…

Breitbart Launches Campaign Against Kellogg's After Company Said It Would Pull Advertising

Creates #DumpKelloggs petition

Following Kellogg's announcement on Tuesday that it would be pulling ads from Breitbart, the "alt-right" news organization created a campaign encouraging its readers to boycott the company.  The maker of Pop-Tarts,…

These Were the Hottest Apps, Games and Gadgets of 2016

Snapchat, Slack and Pokemon Go rule our Digital Hot List

History will remember 2016 as when digital became a constant overlay to real life, with presidential candidates trolling one another on social media before and after debates while mobile game…

3 Ways Corporate Spies Might Be Watching Your Business and How to Stop Them

They're more sophisticated and covert than ever

Business is a game of constant competition, but the widespread emergence of covert surveillance and tracking tools has expanded the playbook. Now, industrial espionage has a new dimension. Paul Everton Alex Fine In…

Twitter Users Can Finally Fight Trolls With Tools to Mute Keywords, Phrases and Conversations

Latest battle in a war on online abuse

E A Donald Trump supporter shouts at media during a town hall in December in Aiken, South Carolina. GIF: Dianna McDougall; Sources: Getty Images, Shutterstock For years, Twitter has faced criticism for failing…

Twitter Snags Amex and JBL Harman as First Advertisers for Live Original Sports Shows

Should boost the platform's revenues

Twitter's monetization efforts just got a boost: The San Francisco company, in conjunction with the National Basketball Association, has sold its first ads for live original sports video content, reeling…

How the White House Will Keep Obama's Tweets Alive While Handing Over Control of @POTUS

Official accounts will be wiped clean for new administration

Not all tweets go to heaven, it turns out. For social media posts attached to official government accounts, the White House has a plan. In late October, the White House released…

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