• NBC November 6, 2018 3:09 pm

    Tell Us About Any Voting Problems During the Midterm Elections

    NBC4 and its sister station Telemundo 44 have partnered with ProPublica and other news organizations covering problems that prevent eligible voters from casting ballots — and we need your help. The Electionland project relies on citizens on the ground to tell us about issues like long lines, registration problems, purged voter rolls, broken machines, voter intimidation and changed voting locations....

  • NEW YORK March 30, 2017 7:02 pm

    Twitter Eases 140-Character Limit in Replies

    Twitter has found more creative ways to ease its 140-character limit without officially raising it. Now, the company says that when you reply to someone — or to a group — usernames will no longer count toward those 140 characters. This will be especially helpful with group conversations, where replying to two, three or more users at a time could...

  • NEW YORK March 30, 2017 7:02 pm

    Twitter Eases 140-Character Limit in Replies

    Twitter has found more creative ways to ease its 140-character limit without officially raising it. Now, the company says that when you reply to someone — or to a group — usernames will no longer count toward those 140 characters. This will be especially helpful with group conversations, where replying to two, three or more users at a time could...

  • Twitter January 6, 2016 5:57 pm

    Twitter Expected to Allow 10,000-Character Tweets

    Twitter is expected to alter its fundamental premise by allowing tweets as long as 10,000 characters.

  • United States October 16, 2015 5:41 pm

    SOS Via SMS: Help for Suicidal Teens Is a Text Message Away

    With younger generations using cellphones less for actual conversation and more for text messaging, suicide prevention organizations are setting up ways that let distraught youths seek help that way.

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