The Sophos Security Blog reports:
Twitter is taking people’s favourites and injecting them into others’ newsfeeds as if they were retweets.
The move is causing harrumphing among people who mistakenly thought their favourites were private.
Naked Security 19 August 2014 : Twitter injects favourites into newsfeeds, but is it an ‘invasion of privacy’?
Once again we get concerns that a “free service” (read: a service where we volunteer to be the product), is trying to set the expectations of their users/products. Read more…
After making a bid to ease tensions over the telephone, Mr Cameron said on Twitter: “Constructive call with Spain’s PM Rajoy. I made clear my concerns re Gibraltar and that our position on sovereignty won’t change”.
BBC News Website 7 August 2013: PM has ‘constructive’ call with Spain over Gibraltar
Is it just me or is there something wrong about our PM thinking that he has to witter about this issue – and reduce a complex issue to 140 characters? Read more…
Writing on Twitter Prime Minister David Cameron said: “My best wishes to the Duke of Edinburgh who is in hospital tonight. I hope he has a swift recovery.”BBC News Website 6 June 2013 Prince Philip admitted to hospital
I’m sorry, but if I wanted to send the Duke of Edinburgh my best wishes, I would not do it by Twitter. Read more…