Rumors on a possible Linkedin violation of Data Protection

I’m a happy Linkedin user and find interesting the news that Microsoft acquired it; they can make a good couple. And I think it can be a strategic partnership with benefits both for the two companies and for the users.

That said, I think all companies should stay ahead of the rules, and tech giants as well, like Linkedin is.

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Following the rules is not just a moral exercise, but a good way, most of the times the only one, to do good business.

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Twitter4j: a Java library to interact with the Twitter API

The Twitter API is one of which I love the most. Its simplicity and richness of functionalities make it a worthwhile experience for a programmer to do.

First and foremost you need to import the library into your Java project, you can do it with Eclipse via Maven, or you can use your preferred IDE, you can also import the library in your Android application through Gradle. Here is how to do it:

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On your pom.xml on Eclipse:

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