In a crackdown against false stories, micro-blogging platform Twitter has said it will not allows users to like and retweet from multiple accounts, or use ‘bots’.
A study examining telecommunication activity found that city dwellers spend lesser time tweeting than previously expecting.
US Special Counsel Robert Mueller has indicted social media companies Facebook and Twitter over political ads created by Russian actors over the course of the 2016 US elections.
The indictment of 13 Russians by special counsel Robert Mueller Friday revealed that the now well-documented Russian social media campaign also relied on extensive intelligence work by operatives on US soil.
Twitter is considering live streaming of news in order to stop unverified content, and prevent fake news incidents.
Twitter values being independent, said the company’s CEO, Jack Dorsey, as speculation of the micro-blogging website being open to a sale looms.
Twitter badly needs to attract new users—something it failed to do this past quarter. Facebook does it in part by innovating and rolling out a steady stream of new products.
Micro-blogging platform Twitter has recorded a profit after four quarters, even though the rising stocks didn’t translate into many new users.
Twitter has cracked down on accounts and users that spread fake porn content of celebrities developed through machine learning, as a part of its adult content policy.
Former employees of Google and Facebook have come together to create an experts union, that will help people understand the extent to which tech companies have been influencing our lives.
Micro-blogging platform Twitter has alerted 1.4 million users who had interacted with Russian accounts during the 2016 presidential elections.
Micro-blogging website Twitter has collaborated with the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) for coverage of the Delhi Auto Expo 2018.
A digital marketing company will be under investigation in New York for selling fake Twitter accounts. The company, called Devumi, claims to use its ‘blend of marketing tactics’ to increase post interactions across social media.
Twitter’s chief operating officer, Anthony Noto, will leave the micro-blogging website and join online money-lending firm Social Finance(SoFi) instead.
In honour of Republic Day 2018, Twitter has introduced an ‘India Gate’ emoji alongside the hashtags #RepublicDay #HappyRepublicDay and #RepublicDay2018.