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Twitter Considers Increasing Public Tweet Limit By 9,860 Characters

8:15 AM, Jan. 6th, 2016 · Jim Tanous · News

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Twitter messages have been limited to 140 characters since the service first debuted as an SMS platform for mobile phones, but new reports suggest that Twitter could soon raise that limit significantly, to as high as 10,000 characters, in an effort to attract and keep users who have lots to say.

Munster: Apple’s iPhone Production Cut May Not Signal Overall Sales Reduction

6:30 AM, Jan. 6th, 2016 · Jim Tanous · News

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Supply chain reports late Tuesday claim that Apple is gearing up for a significant cut in iPhone 6s and 6s Plus production, setting off investor concerns that the iPhone could see its first ever year-over-year decline in sales. But PiperJaffray analyst Gene Munster has a different take, and suggests that Apple's upcoming Q1 earnings report will reveal the truth.