Twitter has revealed that it is getting a new look, with the micro-blog redesigning its profile pages.Now, and this may sound familiar to Facebook users, Twitter allows users to upload a new header photo which will appear whether you view a profile on the web or through the service’s myriad apps.
So far so Facebook Timeline, but Twitter reckons the new design is all about bringing meaning to Twitter profiles.Bringing meaning”Starting today you can make your presence on Twitter more meaningful with new Twitter profiles,” explained the blog.”New profiles help you get to know people better through their pictures.
Photo streams now appear below anyone’s most recent Tweets on iPhone, Android and iPad.”Swipe through the stream to see the photos other users have shared or tap any thumbnail to view their photos in fullscreen.”
Retail in the age of social media
E-commerce is becoming easier and faster, making it increasingly popular. Recently, Instagram introduced a shopping feature that allows users to purchase products within the app.
Burma: Facebook blamed for its role in the Rohingya genocide
It took Facebook a year to take concrete measures to rein in the appalling online hate machine that contributed to the systematic of massacre of Rohingyas initiated by Myanmar’s armed forces on 25 August 2017.
Welcoming Facebook’s announcement that it has finally closed the accounts of senior military officers in Myanmar who had been blamed for the ethnic cleansing of the country’s Rohingya Muslim minority, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) calls on the social networking giant to act transparently in future. (more…)
CNN Travel Facebook Poll lists seven Thai dishes among World’s 50 Best Foods
CNN Travel readers list seven Thai dishes among World’s 50 Best Foods on its Facebook poll. The list is a reformatted and republished version of the original article published in 2011.
The latest CNN Travel World’s 50 Best Foods list was compiled based on the votes of 35,000 readers via a Facebook poll. The seven Thai dishes in the list are Tom Yum Kung in fourth place, Phat Thai (fifth), Som Tam Papaya Salad (sixth), Massaman Curry (10th), Green Curry (19th), Chicken Fried Rice (24th) and Mu Nam Tok or spicy minced pork salad (36th). (more…)
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Covid-19 puts flexible space markets under strain
In the wake of operator defaults, landlords will be forced to re-evaluate the role of flexible space in their portfolios.
Thailand to put world’s largest floating solar farm into use this June
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TAT launches virtual tours to 4 top destinations in Thailand
Once inside an attraction, visitors can move around using the cursor, while some of the attractions have information about its...
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