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Tracking cool, meaningful uses of Twitter in TV, music, sports, government, journalism and more

Results from Media for: November 2013

@FoodNetwork enjoys Twitter cornucopia for #ThanksgivingLive special

@FoodNetwork’s #ThanksgivingLive show used Twitter to give its audience a voice during the live event.

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@Lakers tweet @kobebryant’s contract extension

The LA @Lakers announced @kobebryant’s contract extension on Twitter.

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The American Music Awards in 360 degrees

How the #AMAs became the night’s social hit by giving fans a whole new view of the show.

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Tweeting with the stars at the #LatinGRAMMYs

This year’s Latin Grammy Awards saw 34% more Tweets than last year.

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Now you can SEEiT

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SEEiT previews this week on Twitter for iOS with drama series Haven and reality show Naked Vegas.

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Newsweek relives the age of JFK in Tweets

For established news organizations with extensive archives of photos and news pages, an anniversary can be a good reason to dust off and give new life to original content. That’s what @Newsweek did when it decided to live-tweet the entire Kennedy presidency, from his election to assassination, which happened 50 years ago this week.

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Introducing the new media.twitter.com

@twittermedia is launching a new website.

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Live-tweeting TV news: Q&A with KCAL9’s Melanie Woodrow

LA TV reporter Melanie Woodrow talks about live-tweeting during a recent segment on human trafficking.

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Custom timelines in action

Earlier this month, we introduced a new way for you to curate the conversations around your favorite moments on Twitter. Now, with custom timelines, there’s a new way to organize your favorite Tweets of the moment. This feature allows you to curate a timeline of Tweets to connect your followers with the best Twitter conversation around any subject. And some of our most innovative users have already started to build them.

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Thousands tweet to save singers on @NBCTheVoice

New Instant Vote feature on NBC’s The Voice encouraged Twitter voting to “save” a contestant.

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