Tweets Are the New Black: NYT Reporter’s Twitter Book to Be Made for TV

Hopefully it’s more of a Netflix joint than a Lifetime one.
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Continuing Its Public Content Push, Facebook Acquires SportStream

Take note, Twitter!
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Twitter Promoted-Account Ads for Mobile Go Mainstream

Cha-ching! More ad units in Twitter users’ main timelines.
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Yahoo Acquires Evntlive, a Concert Streaming Video Service

Another small acquisition for Yahoo to add to the company’s video unit.
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Twitter Tips Its International Strategy

A multi-pronged, low-end approach to bringing in more users outside the United States and, ultimately, more revenue for the microblogging service.
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News Byte

Instagram to Hold NYC Event on December 12

Instagram has invited reporters to a press event in Manhattan on Dec. 12, according to reports from CNET and TechCrunch. The invitations do not specify what the event will focus on, though a recent report from GigaOM suggests that it could be a messaging service.

Ex-WSJ Reporter’s New Subscription Tech Site, The Information, Launches

Can a new paid technology publication work in a crowded media landscape? At least one former Wall Street Journal reporter thinks so.
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The Buzziest Social Network, According to Hip-Hop

Hip-hop, hooray!
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4chan Creator’s Drawing App Comes to the iPhone

The previously iPad-only DrawQuest app goes fully mobile.
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The Twitter Redesign That Wasn’t

Do a lot of tiny experiments an app redesign make?
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Twitter Data-Mining Startup HipLogiq Nets $7 Million in Series B

Could Google or Tencent Beat Facebook to Buying Snapchat?

Here’s Why One Snapchat Investor Thinks the App Is Worth Billions

LinkedIn Kicks Off Its Pulse Integration

The Future of Twitter Events Is Here

With MakerBot Academy, the 3-D Printing Movement Aims for Schools

With Catalogs, Flipboard Dips Its Toe Into E-Commerce

Can Twitter Fix Its Product Problem?

Twitter Shares Soar on NYSE Debut

At Twitter HQ on IPO Day, Business Almost as Usual

#ThrownOutByTwitter: Upset San Franciscans Plan IPO Day Protest

Google Launches Helpouts, a Live Video Tutorial Service

Can an Eco-Food Company Be Run Like a Startup?

Twitter Faces $124 Million Lawsuit Over Private Share Sale

With Messenger App Update, Facebook Aims to Inch Further Into Your Phone