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Twitter’s abuse problem is absolutely a failure of leadership
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 Twitter has blundered into yet another moderation crisis after it temporarily suspended the account of actress Rose McGowan as she was using its platform to speak out against sexual harassment of women in the wake of se [...]
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The sorrow of Biz Stone
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 A friend of mine wakes up every morning and reports every single instance of crass, homophobic, and racist behavior she sees on Twitter. She sees it as her duty, an ordering of things in an unordered stream. Her efforts [...]
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Twitter opens up on Russia after meeting with Congress
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 Following its meeting with members of the Senate and House’s respective intelligence committees, Twitter has issued new details on the information it is providing to aid the congressional investigations into Russi [...]
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Researchers find that Twitter bots can be used for good
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 According to Emilio Ferrara, a USC Information Sciences Institute researcher, not all Twitter bots are born bad. He should know. Ferrara created a “large-scale experiment designed to analyze the spread of informat [...]
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Twitter trials expanding tweets from 140 characters to 280
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 Twitter for the first time is expanding beyond its 140-character limit, the company announced today. The social network says it will now try out a longer limit of 280 characters in select languages, including English, i [...]
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Twitter says it hasn’t deleted Trump’s provocative North Korea tweet because of “newsworthiness”
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 After North Korea’s top diplomat described President Donald Trump’s recent tweets about the country as a “declaration of war,” Twitter explained why it hasn’t deleted the offending tweets. [...]
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So why oh why is Twitter doing #280?
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 Late yesterday Twitter announced the unthinkable for time-pressed journalists everywhere by revealing it is testing doubling the character length of tweets. Farewell sweet brevity of 140chars. Hello pointless extra blah [...]
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Twitter claims tech wins in quashing terror tweets
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 In its latest Transparency report, which covers requests it’s received from governments pertaining to content on its platform, Twitter has reported a big decline in the proportion of pro-terrorism accounts being r [...]
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Twitter is testing a Twitter Lite Android app, first in the Philippines
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 Twitter today has nearly four times as many monthly active users outside the U.S. as it does in its home market — 260 million versus 68 million — and this week it quietly launched a new app in an effort to b [...]
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