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Twitter Huddles With NFL To Tackle Audience Challenge

Twitter is huddling with the National Football League as it tackles the challenge of attracting a broader audience to its short messaging service.

97.1 The Ticket–08/10/2015

SEATTLE, WA - JULY 06:  Members of the Detroit Tigers celebrate after defeating the Seattle Mariners 12-5 at Safeco Field on July 6, 2015 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Detroit Tigers Twitter Account Accidentally Celebrates With Photo Of Toronto Blue Jays [PHOTO]

Following Friday night’s 7-3 win over the Baltimore Orioles, the Tigers’ twitter account immediately sent out an update that said “RT is you like high fives.”

97.1 The Ticket–07/17/2015

VANCOUVER, BC - JULY 05:  Abby Wambach #20 and Christie Rampone #3 of the United States celebrates with teammates after winning the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 5-2 against Japan at BC Place Stadium on July 5, 2015 in Vancouver, Canada.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Women’s World Cup By Social Media, Compensation Numbers

The U.S. Women’s National Team ruled the World Cup and social media. But when it comes to pay, they still lag behind their male counterparts.


OAKLAND, CA - MAY 25: Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Detroit Tigers hits the ball to Max Muncy #50 of the Oakland Athletics at third base in the second inning at Coliseum on May 25, 2015 in Oakland, California. Muncy bobbled the ball and Cespedes reached first base on an error. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Is Yoenis Cespedes Tweeting During The Tigers Game? [PHOTO]

Last week, Boston Red Sox’ Pablo Sandoval was benched for using Instagram during one of their games.

97.1 The Ticket–06/24/2015

Sebastien Bourdais captured the checkered flag Sunday in the second Dual in Detroit race at the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix. (By Edward Cardenas)

Rain Doesn’t Dampen Detroit Grand Prix Social Media Channels

The Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix social media effort was active this weekend sharing results from the race, updating schedules and showcasing fans who attended the race in their rain gear.

CBS Detroit–06/01/2015

Google is now including relevant Tweets in mobile search results. (Source: Google)

Tweets Now Included Google Mobile Search Results

Google searches on the Google mobile app will now include relevant Tweets from Twitter.

CBS Detroit–05/20/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 07: U.S. President Barack Obama stands with members of the the 1985 Super Bowl Champion Chicago Bears, during an event on the south lawn of the White House, on October 7, 2011 in Washington, DC. President Obama who is a Bears fan, realized the team never got to enjoy the customary ceremony given to the champions of the season, and invited the team to the White House.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

POTUS Joins Twitter; Follows Every Pro Chicago Team Except The Cubs

You can’t help but feel bad for the Cubs.

97.1 The Ticket–05/18/2015

A sign is posted outside of a Domino's Pizza restaurant on May 1, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  Domino's Pizza Inc. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Ordering Pizza From Domino’s Will Soon Be A Tweet Away

Customers will soon be able to order from Domino’s by using a pizza emoji, or the hashtag #EasyOrder.

CBS Detroit–05/13/2015

Photo Credit: Mary Turner/Getty Images

Twitter Expands Direct Messaging Function

Twitter has expanded its direct messaging function to allow users to receive direct messages from people they do not follow.

CBS Detroit–04/21/2015

Twitter has created three new Star Wars themed emojis for users to add to their Tweets. (Photo courtesy of Twtter.)

Twitter Adds Star Wars Emojis For Tweets From A Galaxy, Far, Far Away

Star Wars and Twitter have released three movie-related emoji featuring both old and new characters users can add to their Tweets.

CBS Detroit–04/20/2015