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It appears that another tech company has lost its security chief. A Twitter spokesperson confirmed that the company's chief information security officer Michael Coates is departing from the company. He joined the company back in 2015. First reported by The...
According to Amnesty International's latest report, it discusses a lot of what we already know in terms of Twitter's attitude towards female users: the social platform is toxic for women. The organization says that the platform continuously fails to...
Facebook and Google have already cracked down on ads for cryptocurrency-related products, and it appears that Twitter may soon join them. Sources have told Sky claiming that the company will institute a worldwide ban against ads for initial coin...
Facebook is finding ways to fight its fake news problem, Twitter is also looking to find interesting ways to combat that through push of news content in a different format. According to a report from BuzzFeed, Twitter confirmed that...
If you're an avid Twitter user, you probably remember those retweets from accounts that are forcing their ways onto your timeline and trying to go viral. Twitter has felt your struggle and is answering to your prayers. The company...
In recent years, Twitter has come under a lot of criticism for how it has handled certain issues, such as not doing enough to stop harassment on its platform and allowing foreign actions to escalate more political agenda. While...
Today, Twitter is doing a global launch of its new feature called Bookmarks, which gives users a new way of saving the tweets they like and revisit at a later time. Before this feature, you could only like a...
Recently, Twitter has been on a major bot crackdown. This is providing good improvements to quality of service, but regretfully, it's making it harder for businesses to use the platform effectively. Twitter has said that it's tweaking its system to...
When Twitter acquired Tweetie, we had high hopes that Twitter would bring a lot of powerful features to its app for Mac, but it appears that the company has other plans. The social media company is apparently shutting down...
For quite a while now, we've known that Twitter has a big problem with spreading of misinformation. The social media company will begin partnering with local TV news channels to broadcast news alongside the timeline when tragedy strikes. Twitter...
Twitter has been struggling for quite some time now to not only turn a profit but to also grow its user base. There is now some good news, though. It appears that Twitter managed to turn its first ever...
The fight against "deepfake" porn now has another enemy: Twitter. The company told Motherboard that it's investigating and banning accounts that are either the original posters of AI-edited videos or are accounts dedicated to posting these types of clips. Twitter...
For a long while now, Twitter has been under fire for not acting on the ridiculous behavior President Trump has been engaged in on their platform. Twitter has now offered an explanation as to why it hasn't banned President...
The Library of Congress has announced changes to its long-running plan to archive all tweets on Twitter. The LOC announced that starting December 31st, 2017, it will stop archiving all tweets and instead will be selective in the tweets...
Twitter is now taking the steps to ensure stricter anti-hate rules are enforced. In a blog post (Per Recode), Twitter said that it will start suspending users that are affiliated with hate groups "on and off the platform." The...
Twitter announced yesterday that it will begin removing verification badges from accounts that were having a negative influence due to inappropriate behavior. Looking at Twitter's give tweets and an updated Twitter support page, there was much left questioned. This...
Twitter has had a fairly rough year so far. Let's be honest though, it's been more than a year for Twitter and its continued struggles. The company has found itself in trouble after it approved a verification badge for...
For some time now, Twitter has been testing a 280-character limit. Starting today, Twitter has started rolling out the new limit for everyone. There are a few things to keep in mind, however. Twitter doesn't want a apocalyptic flood of...
Twitter has been facing a lot of criticism lately over Russian propaganda on its platform, and now it's doing something about it. Twitter today announced that it will ban two media outlets with ties to Russian government, from its...
Social media interference in the 2016 election has been on the radar since President Trump took office. Facebook and Twitter are set to appear before U.S. lawmakers and publicly testify regarding Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Both companies...

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