Twitter unblocks President Donald Trump's campaign account
U.S. President Donald Trump's Twitter election campaign account was unblocked on Thursday after the social media campaign temporarily restricted it saying a video from the account about Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden's son violated its rules.
U.S. Senate committee approves sending subpoenas to Facebook and Twitter CEOs
The CEOs of Facebook and Twitter will testify on allegations of...
Donald Trump blasts Facebook, Twitter for censoring article critical of Biden
US President Donald Trump rebuked Facebook and Twitter Wednesda...
Twitter blocks tweet from Trump adviser downplaying masks
The tweet violated a Twitter policy that prohibits sharing false or misleading misinformation about COVID-19 that could lead to harm, a company spokesperson said.
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says it was wrong to block links to Joe Biden story
Twitter was wrong to block weblinks to an unverified political story, CEO Jack Dorsey said on Friday, as the company responded to criticism over its handling of the story that had prompted cries of censorship from the right.
Twitter tenders verbal apology for showing Ladakh as Chinese territory
Twitter tenders verbal apology for showing Ladakh as Chinese territory. Parliamentary panel demands written apology. Twitter tenders verbal ...
Facebook and Twitter dodge a 2016 repeat, and ignite a 2020 firestorm
The truth, of course, is that tech platforms have been controlling our information diets for years, whether we realized it or not. Their decisions were often buried in obscure “community standards” updates or hidden in tweaks to the black-box algorithms.
Twitter apologises to house panel on Ladakh map goof-up
Though Twitter tendered an oral apology for this mistake and said it understands the sensitivity of the issue, Meenakshi Lekhi maintained that the matter pertains to the sovereignty and integrity of the country and not respecting it is an act of treason that can lead to imprisonment of seven years.
Donald Trump and Joe Biden to court early voters as U.S. campaign gathers steam
Trump on Sunday will head to Nevada, a battleground state where more than 100,000 voters have already cast ballots, according to state data. Trump will campaign every day leading up to Thursday's debate in Florida, including stops in Arizona and North Carolina, campaign spokesman Tim Murtaugh said.
Twitter tightens misinformation limits ahead of November 3 US election
The social platform will remove tweets that encourage violence or call for people to interfere with election results. Tweets that falsely claim a candidate has won will be labelled to direct users to the official U.S. election results page on Twitter.
Govt issues warning to Twitter; conveys strong disapproval over map misrepresentation
The government has shot off a stern letter to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, conveying its strong disapproval over misrepresentation of the Indian map, and asserted that any attempt by the micro-blogging platform to disrespect the country's sovereignty and integrity is totally unacceptable.
Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Google & Twitter post quarterly earnings
Twitter, Facebook, Amazon, Apple and Google posted their quarterly earnings. Twitter added 20 million new users in Q2 and but just 1 million...
Twitter revises hacked documents policy after New York post dispute
In a series of tweets, policy chief Vijaya Gadde said that the company will no longer remove hacked content “unless it is directly shared by hackers or those acting in concert with them”.
Twitter's explanation on showing Ladakh as part of China inadequate: Joint parliamentary panel chairperson Meenakshi Lekhi
Representatives of Twitter appeared before the joint committee of parliament on Data Protection Bill, 2019 and were questioned by the members on showing Ladakh as part of China, Lekhi said. "The committee was unanimous in its opinion that Twitter's explanation on showing Ladakh as part of China was inadequate," Lekhi said.
Twitter rolls out Topics in India that will help users discuss their interests
Topics are also launching in Hindi, the most used Indic language on Twitter in India.