NEW YORK (Reuters) - Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has rung in the New Year with a new Twitter account that includes praise for Republican presidential hopeful Rick Santorum and opinions on President Barack Obama's policies and the Steve Jobs biography. By Monday night, just two days after he started his Twitter account, the 80-year-old chief of News Corp had already issued more than 20 tweets and acquired 74,000 followers. Teri Everett, a spokeswoman for News Corp, confirmed the Twitter account (http://twitter.com/#!/rupertmurdoch) was Murdoch's. ... read more..
Facebook increases limit for status updates to 63,206 characters
If you’ve been agonizing over how to keep your latest Facebook status update underneath the established 5,000-character limit, you need worry no longer. The social media network has raised the upper limit of their service to accommodate over 60,000 characters in a single post. read more..