All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Posterous’

Is Twitter Shutting Down Posterous Spaces?

A little less than a year ago, Twitter announced that it acquired Posterous, though the companies said that Posterous would remain up and running “without disruption,” some users have now found that they are unable to sign up for new Posterous Spaces accounts. TechCrunch reported on the finding after receiving a tip. As we’ve confirmed separately, if you try to …

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Posterous Acquisition Drives WordPress Migration Surge

Yesterday we brought you news that Twitter had acquired mobile blogging platform Posterous for an undisclosed amount of money. The two companies announced the sale on their respective blogs yesterday. While no one from Twitter or Posterous is saying so, it seems likely that Posterous will be closed. Now it looks like Posterous users might see the writing on the …

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Posterous: Will Twitter it Shut Down?

Yesterday we brought you news that Twitter had acquired Posterous. As we reported at the time, neither Posterous nor Twitter suggested in their announcements that Posterous would be closed. In fact, Posterous’s statement said that “Posterous Spaces will remain up and running without disruption.” A closer reading of the two announcements, though, may provide a few hints about what’s to …

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Twitter Buys Posterous For Undisclosed Sum

Twitter and Posterous announced that the former has acquired the latter. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed, but we do have official announcements from both companies. If you use Posterous Spaces, don’t freak out just yet. It’s not being shut down – at least for the time being. Twitter writes on the Twitter blog: Today we are welcoming …

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Blog Services: The Good & The Bad Of 2011

One of the hallmarks of the Internet experience in 2011 is the towering amount of blogs that are out there, waiting to be read by any online flaneur with some time to kill. The nice thing about blogs is that it’s easier than ever start one thanks to a number of blogging services that will host your content – most …

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Posterous Launches Spaces

Posterous has redesigned its user experience into what it’s calling Posterous Spaces, for the web, iPhone and Android. “Private sharing is in a rut and is still largely relegated to the inbox,” a representative for Posterous tells WebProNews. “Outdated Groups products aren’t nimble and privacy options from social network upstarts and heavyweights are incomplete and overly complicated.” “With the launch …

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Microsoft Adds “Active View” Support for LinkedIn, Netflix, Posterous, LivingSocial

Microsoft announced added support for its “Active View” functionality in Hotmail, for LinkedIn, Netflix, Posterous, and LivingSocial. In a nutshell, this means you can now interact with each of these services as if you were on their respective sites, without leaving the inbox. Pretty nifty. “First, we focused on popular types of emails with photos, videos, documents, and shipping notifications …

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Coca Cola Teaming Up With Posterous For NCAA B-Ball Tournament Event

When I saw this ‘announcement’ I really wanted to check into what was going on because it involved a brand I have been a lifelong fanatic of (Coca Cola) and one that I have recently started to really enjoy, Posterous.

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