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Brazil shock defeat to Germany smashes Twitter record

German soccer fans celebrate after their team scores at the Brazil World Cup semi final being played in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, between Germany and Brazil at a public viewing event called 'Fan Mile' in Berlin, Tuesday, July 8, 2014. AP

Brazil’s record defeat at the hands of Germany in the World Cup semifinal sent Twitter into overdrive, with the social network beating all records of activity for a sporting event.

Posted: July 9th, 2014 in Latest Technology Stories,Social Media | Read More »

Twitter record smashed by Brazil vs Chile World Cup match

Chile's fans, top, cheer next to Brazil's fans, bottom, before the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Brazil and Chile at the Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Saturday, June 28, 2014. AP

A record 16.3 million tweets were sent during Saturday’s World Cup game between Brazil and Chile, the most ever for a live event on the social network.

Posted: June 29th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Technology Stories,Social Media | Read More »

Google maps World Cup soccer venues

AP FILE PHOTO

Google Maps on Thursday began letting soccer fans dive into World Cup venues in Brazil without having to leave home.

Posted: June 5th, 2014 in Apps and Softwares,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Mark Caguioa lambasts Ginebra teammates on Twitter

Screengrab from Mark Caguioa's Twitter page

Mark Caguioa could really spark some arguments. After the eighth-seed Barangay Ginebra San Miguel got eliminated by the top-seeded Talk ‘N Text Tropang Texters with a 97-84 drubbing in PBA’s quarterfinals Tuesday night, Caguioa took to Twitter to vent out his frustrations against his lackadaisical teammates.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Internet,Latest Technology Stories,Social Media | Read More »

Netizens react to Pacquiao’s victory over Bradley

In this photo by the Las Vegas News Bureau, Timothy Bradley (R) and Manny Pacquiao battle during their 12 round World Boxing Organization welterweight title bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Saturday, April 12, 2014. Pacquiao won by unanimous decision. AP

Fans online were thrilled with Manny Pacquiao’s revenge victory over Timothy Bradley, praising him for a convincing performance on Sunday (Manila time) for the WBO welterweight champion.

Posted: April 13th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Technology Stories,Social Media | Read More »

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