TC Roundup: Twitter to take India election innovations global

26 May, 2014

Twitter to take India election innovations global: U.S. social networking company Twitter is planning to replicate parts of its India election strategy across countries that go to polls this year, after it emerged as a key tool for politicians and media companies during the world's largest democratic exercise. (Reuters)

Bitcoin is on a major tear:  Watch out. Bitcoin is moving again. After a long period where it was just sitting in the mid-$400s, the digital currency is rising again. (Business Insider)

Sony aims to expand PlayStation 4 sales in network services drive: Sony Corp aims to expand sales of its PlayStation 4 games console as the key driver of its fast-growing network and streaming services business, Chief Executive Kazuo Hirai said on Monday. (Reuters)

Samsung: Chairman Lee Kun-hee Regains Consciousness: The chairman of Samsung Electronics,  the world's biggest smartphone maker, has regained consciousness after staying in a coma for more than two weeks and his doctors said his condition is improving. (The Wall Street Journal)