Twitter may help this “classy” departing NYT deliveryman get new work soon


The casualties of print media's decline, as it is squeezed by online news sources, go right the way down. When you add the current economic issues to the mix, many...

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Interesting fact: most Tweets posted are approximately 30 characters long

If you've ever wondered how long the average Tweet is, then this graph should answer some questions for you. Created by Twitter employee Isaac Hepworth, it is a sampling of...

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Vote For Your Favorite Twitter User At The Shorty Awards

Is there a Twitter user that you simply adore? They're helpful, friendly, and unique, and you retweet almost every tweet they send. Now you've got a way to thank them: nominate them for a Shorty Award, a public recognition of their amazing tweeting.


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This Week on the mediabistro.com Job Board: Addmired

This week, Addmired has several positions open in its Palo Alto, Calif. office. The company is hiring a 2D digital painter/illustrator, a 3D (isometric) character artist, a 3D (isometric) environment artist, an acquisition manager/mobile ad buyer and a business intelligence analyst. Get the scoop on these gigs and more below, and find additional just-posted opportunities on mediabistro.com.

Twitter promises better tools to 400,000 volunteer translators, launches Swedish


Twitter has today reported that it has 400,000 volunteers working on translating the service into other languages. This crowd-sourced translation has allowed them to offer Twitter in 21 languages including...

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