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Twitter Gives $10 Million to MIT for “Laboratory of Social Machines.”

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Twitter gave $10 million to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology today. The funds will be used to build a new lab called “Laboratory of Social Machines.” The goal is to more insight into how social media is being used.  The university is going to get access to Grip which is the Twitter database of historic tweets. “Twitter is seizing the

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Twitter increases focus on mobile advertising – Acquires TapCommerce for $100 million

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Twitter has announced the acquisition of TapCommerce, a mobile re-targeting advertising company. At the same time Twitter also announced the launch of mobile app installs advertising. Companies can now publish ads in user feeds, directing them to download their app. Facebook has done this for quite some time and it has been a good revenue source for them. With the

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