Twitter admits users data may have been used for advertising
The US-based company noted that it could not say "with certainty" how many people were impacted by this, but asserted that "no personal data was ever shared externally with our partners or any other third parties".
Twitter announces new financial scams policy
Twitter said the consequences for violating the new policy will depend on the type and severity ...
Twitter outage 2.0: Micro-blogging platform goes down for the second time in less than two weeks
Twitter acknowledged the outage on its verif...
Don't want people to see replies to your tweets? Twitter may soon let users hide them
Starting next week, users in Canada will see the option to hide replies to their tweets.
Twitter co-founder Evan Williams believes Donald Trump is 'master' of the micro-blogging site
However, Williams wasn't sure if Trump's daily tweets were good for Twitter's business.
#Cancelallblueticksin India row erupts on Twitter
The uproar started following a campaign by journalist and activist Dilip Mandal calling Twitter discriminatory. Mandal started a campaign with the hashtag verifySCSTOBCminority and sought to get 500 accounts of users of marginalised communities verified. The hashtag was one of the top trending hashtags in India on Wednesday, garnering over 80,000 tweets.
Good news for iOS users: Apple brings Twitter app back to Mac
'Twitter for Mac app' was discontinued in February 2018.
Twitter goes on a hiring spree, posts opening for a 'Tweeter-in-Chief'
The position requires a fun, creative person with story-telling skills.
No labels, please! Calling Twitter a 'microblogging site' doesn't make Jack Dorsey happy
The Twitter CEO wants the site to be known as ‘the place where the news gets the news’.
Twitter is looking for expert to fix India story
Despite increasing smartphone and internet penetration, Twitter is yet to clock promising advertising sales.
ZEE taps former Twitter India head Taranjeet Singh as chief revenue officer for OTT play
At ZEE5, apart from overseeing revenues, Singh will also head new projects. He will report in to Tarun Katial, CEO, ZEE5 India.
Twitter to fight spams, trolls, hate speech
“Inauthentic accounts, spam, and malicious automation disrupt everyone’s experience on Twitter, and we will never be done with our efforts to identify and prevent attempts to manipulate conversations on our platform,” Twitter India said in its blogpost.
A Renaissance of Epeolatry: A catalogue of unusual words for the logophile
Given the rising interest in unusual words concise books such as these are welcome as no one really has the time to trawl through the many websites devoted to wonderful weird words.
Twitter goes down again, suffers second outage in one week
A similar problem was reported earlier this month too, when users were unable to tweet for 10 minutes.
New tech detects marketing, sale of opioids on Twitter
They detected 1,778 posts that were marketing the sale of controlled substances, 90 per cent included hyperlinks to online sites for purchase.
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