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Twitter to double its advertising revenues in 2011 and could generate $250 million in ad revenue in 2012, according to an industry research firm’s projection, quoted by Reuters.

4 out of 5 women and 3 of 5 men say they believe texting, Facebook and other social media tools for staying connected cause new couples to jump into bed faster, according to a survey. Texting is the No. 1 way lovers stay in touch, men texting 39 % more often than phoning and women 150 % more. Moreover, 70 percent of women and 63 percent of men use Google and other online tools to screen potential dates.

Elena Lasconi, former Pro TV star, gets back in the game with the talk show-ul “CrimeTime Live Show”, broadcasted Monday till Thursday, on www.crimetime.ro

Carla Tompea is the new director of TVR Info, replacing Cristina Leorenţ, that will open a judicial action against TVR, blaming State TV of not allowing her to the contest.

In other development, porn sites in Romania must ensure any adult content is accessed solely by adult users and are obliged to check user’s age before allowing access, according to a bill the Government approved Wednesday, Mediafax news agency writes.