Followers

  • Selling bogus Facebook likes, Twitter followers becomes a big business 06-01-2014 10:53 AM

    San Jose: Celebrities, businesses and even the US State Department have bought bogus Facebook likes, Twitter followers or YouTube viewers from offshore "click farms," where workers tap, tap, tap the thumbs up button, view videos or retweet comments to inflate social media numbers. Since Facebook launched almost 10 years ago,...
  • Amitabh Bachchan crosses 7 million followers on Twitter 07-11-2013 12:10 PM

    New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has hit a new record in his Twitter fan following, which has risen to over 7 millions. The 71-year-old actor, who had beaten Priyanka Chopra last year to become the most popular celebrity on the micro-blogging site, thanked his fans for their love and support....
  • Twitter now lets you receive Direct Messages from all followers 15-10-2013 03:49 PM

    New Delhi: Twitter is making its Direct message feature less rigid and has introduced a new setting that allows a Twitter user to receive Direct Messages from any follower, irrespective of whether a user follows the sender or not. Twitter is gradually rolling out the new feature. To check if...
  • Asaram supporters' tactics won't intimidate us: IBN7 Managing Editor 31-08-2013 10:54 AM

    IBN7 managing Editor Ashutosh reacts to the attack on IBN7's reporter Bhawani Deora and IBN7 video journalist, says such tactics by the Asaram supporters to terrorise and intimidate the media will not be successful. Ashutosh calls this an an attack on the freedom of the press. Asaram supporters had got...
  • Modi's Twitter accounts now available in many regional languages including Urdu 01-08-2013 11:15 PM

    Ahmedabad: Aiming for a nationwide connect, BJP's election campaign committee chairman Narendra Modi now has Twitter accounts in almost all major regional languages including Urdu. Modi now has accounts in languages like Hindi, Urdu, Kannada, Marathi, Malayalam, Oriya, Tamil and Bangla apart from English. His nine tweets in Urdu have...
  • More than half of Justin Bieber's Twitter followers are fake 13-04-2013 01:27 PM

    Los Angeles: A study suggests that out of 'Baby' singer Justin Bieber's 37.3 million followers, only 17.8 million are true Beliebers. SocialBakers reveals that nearly half of 37 million accounts following Bieber are fake and inactive. According to the social media statistic, the 19-year-old Canadian singer only has about 17.8...
  • Amitabh most followed B'wood celeb on Twitter 02-01-2012 05:48 PM

    New Delhi Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has surpassed Twitter queen Priyanka Chopra, emerging as the most popular celebrity on the micro-blogging site with 1,850,903 followers. Bachchan, who joined Twitter in 2010, is an avid user of the site and has tweeted 11,108 times till date. The 69-year-old took the number one...
  • Kanimozhi's follower detained for clicking her 24-05-2011 07:46 PM

    New Delhi: One of the followers of jailed DMK MP Kanimozhi had a tough time in a Delhi court on Tuesday which first ordered his detention and then let him off with a stern warning for clicking the photograph of his leader inside the courtroom. "I tender unconditional apology to...
  • Twitter disables new version of website 06-04-2011 09:14 AM

    San Francisco: Twitter experienced service disruptions on Tuesday, displaying an older version of the social networking website to some users and becoming completely inaccessible to others. A message on Twitter's Web page that provides updates on the service's status said, "We've temporarily disabled NewTwitter. Our engineers are working on re-enabling...
  • Make way for the dog that tweets 21-08-2010 01:50 PM

    Bond, James Bond, is his name and he's the latest sensation on the Internet. The beagle tweets regularly and already has more than 2,600 followers on Twitter. ...
  • How e-waste is recycled in India 15-06-2010 05:26 PM

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