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Tumblr becomes the weapon of choice for Apple’s marketing team

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According to Apple, every colour has a story. Or at least, that’s what they want to tell potential young customers using microblogging site Tumblr. While it isn’t out of the ordinary for a company like Apple to flaunt their latest devices in an expensive marketing blitz, their latest attempt to sell the iPhone 5c is a little out of the ordinary. Generally limiting themselves to more traditional advertisements, users of […]

Now you can mention your friends on Tumblr posts

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Tumblr has introduced a brand new feature that now allows you to mention users and Tumblr blogs in posts. Just like Twitter and Facebook, all you need to do is simply use the @ symbol and just type out their username (or click on one of the names when the dropdown menu appears). As well, the users mentioned will be notified, so if they want to respond, they can.┬áPreviously, if […]

Tumblr goes down after “network issue”

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Don’t panic, your internet has not been cut. Tumblr has been hit with another outage, making the entire site inaccessible to all users for the past couple of hours. The problem, according to Tumblr, is network issues when trying to fix intermittent errors. “Tumblr has taken the site down in order to resolve a network issue. We will update as we know more,” the company tweeted. [blackbirdpie url=”http://twitter.com/tumblr/status/278974197772988416″] [blackbirdpie url=”http://twitter.com/tumblr/status/279000741706878976″] […]