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Twitter turns 7: Fields 400 million tweets a day!

Twitter, turns 7-years-old!! The social media platform got off the ground on March 21 2006, when co-founder Jack Dorsey posted the site's inaugural tweet: "just setting up my twttr".

Now a mathematical model to predict how tattoos age

Do you love getting inked? Well, a latest study reveals the appearance of your tattoo in years to come.

Joanna Garcia, Nick Swisher marry in Fla.

Palm Beach, Fla. -- Celebrities from the sports and the entertainment worlds were in Florida for the wedding of actress Joanna Garcia and Yankees outfielder Nick Swisher.

The couple tied the knot in Palm Beach and then celebrated at the upscale Breakers Hotel with well-wishers that included Cameron Diaz, Reba McEntire, Johnny Damon and Alex Rodriguez.

People said Sunday that Garcia, star of ABC's "Better with You," wore an ivory strapless ball gown created by Monique Lhuillier. Swisher's Burberry tux did not appear to be pinstriped.

Copyright 2010 United Press International, Inc. (UPI).

Google's fashion shopping site goes online

Google Inc. on Wednesday launched a fashion e-commerce site, which the search giant says will let online shoppers find and discover fashion goods through collections put together by celebrities, stylists, designers, and fashion bloggers.

Stars line up for Conan's first week

Los Angeles -- Seth Rogen, Tom Hanks, Jon Hamm and Michael Cera are among the celebrities booked to appear during the first week of the U.S. chat show "Conan," TBS said.

Conan O'Brien's new series is to begin Nov. 8 when Rogen will be interviewed and musician Jack White will perform.

Hanks and Jack McBrayer are to appear on the next night's episode, which will feature musical guest Soundgarden.

On Nov. 10, Hamm and Charlyne Yi will be the guests, and Fistful of Mercy will be the musical act.

Cera, Julie Bowen and comedian Jon Dore are lined up for the Nov. 11 edition of the show, TBS said Wednesday.

Copyright 2010 United Press International, Inc. (UPI).

Britney Spears episode of Glee gets record breaking ratings

The former singing sensation, who gave hits like ‘Crazy’ and ‘Oops I did It Again’ has proved yet again that she has fans, who love her a lot and this was evident in her recent appearance on ‘Glee’.

A mutual split for Kim Kardashian and Miles Austin

Its official! Kim Kardashian of the ‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’ fame, has called it quits with her Dallas Cowboys boyfriend Miles Austin.

Piers Morgan to replace Larry King on CNN; wants King as first interviewee

Larry King, television broadcaster, is soon going to be replaced on CNN channel. All set to takeover the famous chat show of King is ex-editor of a newspaper and 'Britain’s Got Talent’s' judge Piers Morgan.

Kanye West apologizes to Taylor Swift, writes song for her

American rapper Kanye West put his Twitter account to good use on Saturday by offering his apologies to singer Taylor Swift, whom he offended last year.

Katy Perry’s Teenage Dream grabs top spot at Billboard 200 albums chart

Sitting at top of the Billboard 200 albums chart is Katy Perry’s ‘Teenage Dream’, with more than 192,000 copies of her second album being sold in the very first week.