Judge issues first Twitter and Facebook ban

A HIGH Court judge has issued an injunction that bans publication of information on Twitter and Facebook.

Super-injunctions crumble as 'genie let out of bottle'

LEAKS on Twitter could lead to the end of superinjunctions, experts have predicted, but people posting the comments may face jail.

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Osama bin Laden dead: How one man inadvertently broke the news on Twitter

THE top secret raid on Osama bin Laden's compound was inadvertently revealed to the world on Twitter by an IT consultant living in Abbottabad.

Twitter hit TV presenter swamped by fans

ITV presenter Mark Austin was swamped by crowds outside Buckingham Palace.

MP asks for big Twitter screen in Commons

The government has been urged to install a "Twitter screen" in the House of Commons chamber so MPs can follow live updates during debates.

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Changing room chat: Patrick McEnroe joins up for Twitter war

OFFENDED by Donald Young's expletive-laden blast at the US Tennis Association via Twitter, Patrick McEnroe responded by saying the 21-year-old American would need to apologise before the USTA did anything more to support him.

Stephen Fry highlights the plight of Edinburgh arts centre on Twitter

ACTOR and writer Stephen Fry has given his backing to a city arts centre threatened with closure - via Twitter.

Egypt: Muted mood in tweets

When news broke that president Hosni Mubarak was staying in power, the mood on Twitter was muted.

Internet giants eye up Twitter

Google and Facebook have reportedly held separate talks with Twitter about buying the social networking site.

David Palmer: Following football club's tweet fine may land firms a red card

It has been reported that Portsmouth FC intends to fine its players £1,000 for every word they post on their Twitter accounts. Many employers who have encountered problems with staff posting damaging comments on Facebook or Twitter will understand the club's frustration.

Andy Murray loss: What the tweeters made of it

rmb999: "Andy Murray - you did good!"

Psychic tweeters theory is strictly for the birds

AS obvious survey results go, they surely should have seen it coming.

Tommy Sheridan: Journalists' court tweets could become the norm

TWEETS published from inside court could become a regular feature of sentencing hearings after a successful debut in the Tommy Sheridan case.

Ryan Babel fined £10,000 for tweet

Liverpool forward Ryan Babel has been fined £10,000 and warned about his future conduct for posting comments and a doctored picture of Howard Webb on Twitter.

Police to tweet on beat in new pilot community project

POLICE in Scotland are to pilot a novel solution to improving communications between bobbies and the public - by tweeting on the beat.

Ryan Babel admits improper conduct charge

LIVERPOOL forward Ryan Babel has admitted a charge of improper conduct in relation to him posting remarks about, and a picture of, referee Howard Webb on Twitter.

Warning to clubs after Twitter jibe at referee

SCOTTISH football clubs have been warned that players will be punished for bringing the game into disrepute if they mock referees on social networking sites.

Beckhams use social networks to break news of their fourth child

Victoria Beckham has spoken of her delight to be expecting a fourth child.

Ryan Babel in hot water over referee tweet

THE Football Association could launch disciplinary action against Liverpool forward Ryan Babel after he tweeted a photo of referee Howard Webb in a Manchester United shirt.

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