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Tweet Trimming

On September 30, 2015 By Robyn Taylor

What does the number 140 mean to you? It may mean nothing, or, for all you Twitter followers, it may be the annoying limit that forces you to truncate tweets. One way Twitter has helped facilitate this 140 character count is by using Twitter link shorteners. These shorteners reduce the length of posted links. [...]

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Be Careful What You (Don't) Tweet

On April 9, 2010 By JETLaw

Newest teen heartthrob Justin Bieber has been making headlines in the United States. After performing on the talk show circuit last week, he performed at the White House Easter Egg Roll over the weekend. Behind the scenes, however, his manager has been making headlines of his own. Scott “Scooter” Braun recently [...]

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Monday Morning JetLawg

On November 29, 2009 By JETLaw

In the news . . .

Prolific spammer sent to prison for more than four years.

White House comes out in favor of net neutrality.

Michelle Obama Google bomb raises censorship questions.

Director Roman Polanski granted $4.5 million bail, but Swiss government has ten days to appeal.

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Twitter Now Ruining Reputations?

On August 18, 2009 By JETLaw

Twitter’s clean, good-guy image is under attack and its team must be gearing up for overtime work. The social networking and microblogging service has been named in several lawsuits recently. One set of suits relates to libel and reputational damage claims. Courtney Love was sued for libel over a tweet. St. Louis Cardinals manager [...]

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To Tweet or Not to Tweet?

On August 11, 2009 By JETLaw

Last Friday, San Diego Chargers cornerback Antonio Cromartie (or, in this case, crimetime31) logged onto Twitter to post his feelings about the food provided at the team’s training camp. He wrote, “Man we have 2 have the most nasty food of any team. Damn can [...]

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