Twitter today launched a new advertising product that will target promoted tweets to users who watched TV programs during which related television commercials were aired.
Twitter confirmed a rumored acquisition of the social TV analytics company Bluefin late on Monday, saying that it would incorporate Bluefin’s technology into its social TV ratings deal with Nielsen.
Mobile-First Instagram Brings its Content to the Web (SocialTimes)
Instagram users can now access their photo feeds via the desktop Web, according to co-founder Kevin Systrom. Instagram, perhaps the most successful mobile-first company to date, is nevertheless playing catch-up on the Web.
Facebook Turns 9 (AllFacebook)
Facebook celebrated its ninth birthday Monday. The site that started in a Harvard University dorm room has now connected more than 1 billion users from all around the world.
Bluefin ranks the overall top 10 shows and events in 2011, the top 10 series, and the top 10 social TV networks. Check out the infographic after the jump to find out if your favorite programming made the cut.