A Pakistani court on Wednesday directed authorities to temporarily block Facebook till May 31 over the holding of a competition on blasphemous caricatures of Prophet Mohammed as protests against the website were held across the country.
Taylor Swift named Artist of the Year
Country music star Taylor Swift has been honoured with the Artist of the Year Award by the National Association of Recording Merchandisers(NARM). The Love Story hitmaker was handed the trophy at the NARM Music Business Associations annual gala in Chicago, reported Contactmusic.
Twitter expects more advertisers in Q4
Twitter, the rapidly expanding microblogging service, plans to have hundreds of advertisers using its new ad system in the fourth quarter as the company ramps up plans to become a self-sustaining, profitable business. We really look to start to ramp this up aggressively in Q3 and then really blow it open in Q4, chief operating officer Dick Costolo said.