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Twitter Removes Thousands Of Accounts For Manipulating Their Platform
(Sep 2019) Twitter permanently suspended thousands of accounts in its ongoing effort to fight the spread of disinformation and political discord on its platform, the company announced Friday. The accounts

Twitter exec says it’s OK for autocrats to have accounts as long as they follow its rules
(Sep 2019) At a Senate Commerce Committee hearing Wednesday, a Twitter executive told lawmakers that accounts are removed only for violations of policies on their own platform. The Twitter representative told a

Twitter rolls out ‘hide replies’ to let you tame toxic discussions
(Sep 2019) Twitter announced today that it’s giving people more control over the conversations they start with a new feature that lets them hide replies. The company has been testing the feature in Canada and is

Twitter closes thousands of fake news accounts worldwide
(Sep 2019) Twitter said Friday it shut down thousands of accounts worldwide for spreading misinformation, including some artificially amplifying pro-Saudi messaging as part of a regional propaganda war. The move

Twitter suspends account of former adviser to Saudi Arabia’s crown prince
(Sep 2019) London (CNN Business)Twitter has suspended or removed thousands of accounts linked to governments in the Middle East, including one belonging to a former Saudi royal court adviser suspected of being

Twitter launches its controversial ‘Hide Replies’ feature in the US and Japan
(Sep 2019) Twitter’s controversial “Hide Replies” feature, aimed at civilizing conversations on its platform, is launching today in the U.S. and Japan after earlier tests in Canada. The addition is one

Twitter bans thousands of state-backed accounts spreading misinformation
(Sep 2019) And Facebook took down 100 accounts with ties to Spain’s Partido Popular. Twitter has suspended thousands of accounts linked with state-backed misinformation campaigns. In a transparency report shared

Twitter removes thousands of fake, state
(Sep 2019) Twitter removed several thousands accounts it says were part of state-backed information campaigns that violated its platform manipulation policies. The accounts originated from countries across the

Racism in football: Football bodies have ‘productive’ Twitter meeting
(Sep 2019) Marcus Rashford is among players who have been targeted by racism on social media The Football Association, Premier League and EFL have had a “productive and positive” meeting with Twitter after

Twitter will let users in the US and Japan hide replies to their tweets
(Sep 2019) Twitter is testing a way to let you hide replies to your tweets. Twitter users in the US and Japan tired of seeing hurtful or irrelevant remarks on their tweets now have a new tool: hiding replies.

Twitter will now let you hide the replies of other users
(Sep 2019)   Fast CompanyTwitter rolls out ‘hide replies’ to let you tame toxic discussions  The VergeTwitter launches its controversial ‘Hide Replies’ feature in the US and Japan  TechCrunchTwitter Is Testing Hidden Replies In The US  Refinery29Twitter now allows U.S. users to hide replies to their tweets  MashableView full coverage on Google News

Twitter and Facebook need to do more to increase transparency
(Sep 2019)   The Independent

The latest series of sweeping bans of suspicious accounts on social media have launched Twitter and Facebook headfirst into some of the most important and .

Elon Musk’s Twitter Magic is on Despite SEC Troubles
on 21st of Sep 2019   Market Realist

Tesla (TSLA) CEO Elon Musk is one of the most widely followed billionaires on Twitter. His love for Twitter is no secret.

What Antonio Brown said on social media following his release
(Sep 2019)   Boston.com

Antonio Brown took to social media upon his release Friday to thank the Patriots for the opportunity to join the team. Here’s a look at his 12 social media posts, .

Game Maker Electronic Arts Trolls Crypto Twitter
(Sep 2019)   CoinDesk

A brand account bested crypto Twitter at its own game today, trolling the space with misleading instructions to go all-in on cryptocurrency. Earlier this afternoon .

How China Unleashed Twitter Trolls to Discredit Hong Kong’s Protesters
(Sep 2019)   The New York Times

Twitter took down nearly 1000 accounts that it said were part of a state-directed effort to undermine protests. Here is a look at their activities.

Don’t Use Twitter As Your HR Department, As Lizzo Now Knows
(Sep 2019)   HuffPost

Lizzo, the singer who preaches that “truth hurts,” discovered an unpleasant truth of her own this week: Twitter should not be your personal HR department.

Twitter Reacts To Tekashi 6ix9ine’s Jim Jones Confessional
(Sep 2019)   HipHopDX

Social media is currently in a frenzy. On Thursday (September 19), Tekashi 6ix9ine took the stand and claimed Jim Jones is a member of the Nine Trey Bloods, .

Hearts: ‘I take Twitter criticism with a pinch of salt’ – Christophe Berra
on 21st of Sep 2019   BBC Sport

Hearts captain Christophe Berra pays little attention to social media critics, saying they are opinions from people that “don’t really count for anything”.

9+ Great Twitter Accounts for Any Connoisseur of Science
(Sep 2019)   Interesting Engineering

Science lovers rejoice! These Twitter accounts have all the science-related news you will ever need.

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