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Twitter won't redirect tweets to your new handle if someone tweets to your old handle. Your old handle will be left for grabs so anyone will be able to use it. I suggest you take possession of your old handle (simply sign up as a new user with a different email address) and note in the description what your new handle is (and why). That way, even if ...
No, unless the owner wants to do it there is no way that you could claim another username. just find another name, for example mybusinessofficial or anything else. It may be helpful to read the YouTube's username trademark policy. Problem is, they're probably not infringing your trademark, as you may know, just using a name doesn't infringe a trademark, ...
It's hard to answer this question without knowing more about your particular needs. Tweetdeck is a popular application (recently acquired by Twitter) that allows you to subscribe to multiple searches and follow them in real-time: http://www.tweetdeck.com/features/follow-topics-in-real-time-with-saved-searches/index.html However there are, like, a ...
I found TwitWipe, though I have no direct experience with it. For what it's worth, I found the same question was asked over at (yet another) Stack Exchange site, Web Applications.
Thanks to Omne I may have found a way to get the username back. The YouTube Username Policy states the following: Username Squatting In general, users are expected to be active members within the YouTube community. If an account is found to be overly inactive, the account may be reclaimed by YouTube without notice. Inactivity may be considered ...
If you are willing to spend money, Radian6 (social media analysis by Salesforce.com) do a great job. But if you want to save money, then what you are asking is relatively simple, but most likely won't be available in one free app. You will want to look for freewares that can interact with twitter/linkedin/facebook API and take a snapshot at the desired time ...
After creating a new account, you can also create a search for the old handle and save that search in your new handle. Use tweetdeck or any desktop based app for better usability.
Depends on which way. Facebook ->Twitter is possible via http://www.facebook.com/twitter The opposite way there is no official channel but many apps are available such as Involver.
If no better solution comes along, I've always found AutoHotKey to be versatile enough to handle most of my automation.
Way back in the dark ages, before FireFox, I started using SlimBrowser. I especially like this browser because it defeats popups by default. Slimbrowser was the first tabbed browser. The popup blocker in the browser automatically kills annoying popup and pop-under ads. It uses internet explorer as it's engine, but because of the intelligence built into the ...
This extension works with the Adblock Plus lists. Fanboy's list works really well, or use the one you already linked from the Google CDN.
Widget Block seems very difficult to amend the list of domains you want to block. Why not just install AdBlock and follow the steps in this tutorial. The tutorial explains how to read in a list of domains from a text file. This is far easier than Widget Block. The text file used in the tutorial looks be updated every 3 days so there is even less effort ...
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