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July 4, 2020, 7:11 PM

Want to be able to edit your Tweets? Convince 'everyone' to wear a mask

Earlier this year, CEO Jack Dorsey said, "we'll probably never do it."
July 4, 2020, 7:11 PM
Want to be able to edit your Tweets? Convince 'everyone' to wear a mask
June 24, 2020, 2:58 PM

Twitter makes election day company holiday

Plus, unclaimed luggage found at airports now sold online, and Segway will stop production July 15.
June 24, 2020, 2:58 PM
Twitter makes election day company holiday
June 18, 2020, 2:26 PM

Twitter is testing 'voice tweets'

Plus, proposed double-decker seating on planes, and a new dating app for dog lovers.
June 18, 2020, 2:26 PM
Twitter is testing 'voice tweets'
June 14, 2020, 6:50 AM

Twitter removes China-linked accounts spreading false news

Twitter has removed a vast network of accounts that is says is linked to the Chinese government and was pushing false information favorable to the country’s communist rulers
June 14, 2020, 6:50 AM
June 11, 2020, 2:43 PM

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey makes Juneteenth a company holiday

Juneteenth, celebrated as the day when slavery in the U.S. ended, will now be officially commemorated by Twitter and Square.
June 11, 2020, 2:43 PM
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey makes Juneteenth a company holiday
1 month ago

Twitter removes account of white nationalist group posing as antifa online

The move comes as disinformation spreads online amid protests and unrest.
1 month ago
Twitter removes account of white nationalist group posing as antifa online
1 month ago

Twitter cracks down on misinformation with new fact-checking labels

The new feature is getting attention after one of President Donald Trump’s tweets was flagged for being potentially misleading.
1 month ago
Twitter cracks down on misinformation with new fact-checking labels
1 month ago

What to know about Twitter's fact-checking labels

The feature was used to fact-check one of President Donald Trump's tweets.
1 month ago
What to know about Twitter's fact-checking labels
1 month ago

Twitter adds fact check warning

President Donald Trump blasted the social media company for attaching the fact check warning to some of his tweets.
1 month ago
Twitter adds fact check warning
2 months ago

Twitter to label disputed COVID-19 tweets

Twitter announced Monday it will warn users with a label when a tweet contains disputed or misleading information about the coronavirus
2 months ago
2 months ago

Twitter to allow employees to work remotely even after pandemic

The social media giant announced that it plans to allow all of its employees to work from home if they choose.
2 months ago
Twitter to allow employees to work remotely even after pandemic
2 months ago

Twitter says it will allow employees to work from home 'forever'

The social media giant said the pat months "have proven we can make that work."
2 months ago
Twitter says it will allow employees to work from home 'forever'
2 months ago

Twitter allows employees to work from home forever. Will other companies follow?

Twitter joins companies such as Facebook and Google, who are allowing employees to work from home for the rest of the year.
2 months ago
Twitter allows employees to work from home forever. Will other companies follow?
2 months ago

Twitter to add message warnings to tweets containing misleading information about COVID-19

Plus, new leaks on the iPhone 12 and Apple reportedly developing new smart headphones called AirPod Studios.
2 months ago
Twitter to add message warnings to tweets containing misleading information about COVID-19
2 months ago

Twitter test lets you reword potentially offensive replies

The new feature is part of ongoing efforts by the social media company to rid its platform of abuse and bullying.
2 months ago
Twitter test lets you reword potentially offensive replies
2 months ago

Twitter stock slips amid pandemic-caused revenue uncertainty

Twitter’s stock has tumbled after the company failed to show that it’s weathering the pandemic-borne digital advertising slump the same way its bigger rivals Facebook and Google are
2 months ago
Twitter swings to 1Q loss despite revenue growth as costs up
3 months ago

High school senior asks Obama on Twitter to make national commencement address

High school senior Lincoln Debenham tweeted at Barack Obama asking him to do a nationwide commencement for 2020 high school seniors who won't have an in-person ceremony.
3 months ago
High school senior asks Obama on Twitter to make national commencement address
3 months ago

'Quarantine House' is Twitter's new game for those of us bored out of our gourds

Introducing "Quarantine House," an unofficial Twitter game that has sprung up as weeks of stay-at-home order threaten to drive us all around the bend.
3 months ago
'Quarantine House' is Twitter's new game for those of us bored out of our gourds
3 months ago

Twitter meme shows what March did to all of us

Lenin once wrote there are "weeks when decades happen." This past March was more like a half-century.
3 months ago
Twitter meme shows what March did to all of us
4 months ago

Twitter's 1st 'manipulated media' post? It came from the White House.

The first post labeled "manipulated media" by Twitter came from the White House.
4 months ago
Twitter's 1st 'manipulated media' post? It came from the White House.
4 months ago

1st 'manipulated media' Twitter post comes from White House

Dan Scavino, assistant to the president and director of social media at the White House, tweeted an edited clip of Joe Biden, seen speaking at this event.
4 months ago
1st 'manipulated media' Twitter post comes from White House
4 months ago

Twitter tests new 'fleets' feature

Twitter is testing a new feature called “fleets,” starting in Brazil on Thursday, that allows users to automatically remove messages on its platform after 24 hours.
4 months ago
Twitter tests new 'fleets' feature
4 months ago

Twitter testing disappearing Tweets, dubbed 'Fleets'

Twitter is rolling out a test of disappearing messages on its platform for those who want to share their thoughts without having them exist online forever.
4 months ago
Twitter testing disappearing Tweets, dubbed 'Fleets'
4 months ago

Possible corporate coup underway at Twitter

Multiple reports say a major investor wants to force CEO Jack Dorsey out of his job by taking over the board.
4 months ago
Possible corporate coup underway at Twitter
4 months ago

Bloomberg video with added crickets would be 'Manipulated Media' under new Twitter rules

Bloomberg posted an edited video of his Democratic rivals during the debate, which Twitter's new policy would label "misleading."
4 months ago
Bloomberg video with crickets would be 'Manipulated Media' under new Twitter rules
4 months ago

Twitter's new approach to combating misinformation

Plus, Apple's legal battle with a former employee, and the richest towns in the country.
4 months ago
Twitter's new approach to combating misinformation
4 months ago

Twitter exploring ways to address misinformation before 2020 election

Images of tweets flagged by Twitter as "Harmfully Misleading" were leaked to NBC News and are making rounds on social media.
4 months ago
Twitter exploring ways to address misinformation before 2020 election
5 months ago

Iowa released 62% of caucus results, so the internet made Great Gatsby jokes

Many sped to social media to mock the idea that a narrative could be formed off just-under two-thirds of anything.
5 months ago
Twitter goofs on Iowa's incomplete caucus results
6 months ago

Japanese billionaire gives away $9M for happiness study

The move is part of the billionaire’s social experiment on Twitter to determine if giving people money makes them happier.
6 months ago
Japanese billionaire gives away $9M for happiness study
6 months ago

Twitter attempts to crack down on harassment

The social media site is testing a feature that allows users to limit who can reply to their tweets.
6 months ago
Twitter attempts to crack down on harassment
6 months ago

Twitter warns users to update app due to vulnerability

The social media giant says the old version of their Android app could be vulnerable to hackers.
6 months ago
Twitter warns users to update app due to vulnerability
7 months ago

Twitter releases their top moments of 2019

The social media giant revealed that “Game of Thrones” was the most tweeted about TV show followed by “Stranger Things”.
7 months ago
Twitter releases their top moments of 2019
7 months ago

Twitter to delete accounts that haven’t been used in 6 months

The process will take a few months, and affected users are being notified.
7 months ago
Twitter to delete accounts that haven’t been used in 6 months
7 months ago

Twitter officially bans political ads

The new policy on the social media site has restricted all political advertisements.
7 months ago
Twitter officially bans political ads
8 months ago

Twitter outlines sweeping details of ban on political ads

Twitter unveiled it's new wide-reaching policy regarding political ads ahead of 2020, after co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey announced the platform would ban political ads.
8 months ago
Twitter outlines sweeping details of ban on political ads
8 months ago

Twitter employees charged with spying for Saudi Arabia

Two former Twitter employees were allegedly recruited by the Saudi government to spy on critics.
8 months ago
Twitter employees charged with spying for Saudi Arabia
8 months ago

Twitter employees accused of spying for Saudi Arabia

Federal investigators say the men were recruited to track people criticizing the kingdom online. ABC News Kenneth Moton reports.
8 months ago
Twitter employees accused of spying for Saudi Arabia
8 months ago

Ex-Twitter employees charged with spying for Saudi Arabia

Federal prosecutors allege a Saudi official bribed two former Twitter employees to spy on some users who were suspected critics of the Saudi government.
8 months ago
Ex-Twitter employees charged with spying for Saudi Arabia
8 months ago

Politicians react to latest Twitter ad ban

As the 2020 election approaches, Twitter CEO announced a ban on purchasing political ads.
8 months ago
Politicians react to latest Twitter ad ban
8 months ago

Twitter bans political ads on its platform

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey announced in a tweet that the platform will ban all political ads.
8 months ago
Twitter bans political ads on its platform
8 months ago

Twitter to ban all political advertising

The decision, announced by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, was seen by many as a rebuttal to Mark Zuckerberg, who said Facebook will run political ads without fact-checking them.
8 months ago
Twitter to ban all political advertising
8 months ago

Ad-tech problems, weak revenue eclipse Twitter user growth

Weak revenue, profit, overshadow strong user growth at Twitter
8 months ago
Weak profit, revenue, overshadow Twitter user growth
9 months ago

This 7-year-old rap sensation has nearly 1 million views on Twitter

Macyn McMillian, aka "Mac Sauce," writes lyrics to her own songs.
9 months ago
This 7-year-old rap sensation has nearly 1 million views on Twitter
9 months ago

Overnight Twitter outage sends the internet reeling

Twitter and TweetDeck experienced outages overnight that impacted the ability to Tweet, view direct messages and more.
9 months ago
Overnight Twitter outage sends the internet reeling
10 months ago

Twitter shuts down thousands of international accounts tied to political spam

The social media giant's revealed it suspended fake accounts and more in China, the UAE, Spain and more.
10 months ago
Twitter shuts down thousands of international accounts tied to political spam
10 months ago

Twitter CEO gets hacked

Jack Dorsey's Twitter account was hacked and filled with racist and anti-Semitic content.
10 months ago
Twitter CEO gets hacked
10 months ago

Twitter CEO Dorsey's account sent racist tweets after hack

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's account has been hacked and sending racist and vulgar tweets to his 4.2 million followers.
10 months ago
10 months ago

'We can do better': New York Times columnist quits Twitter after being called a 'bedbug'

Conservative New York Times columnist Bret Stephens deleted his Twitter account Tuesday morning after a social media flare-up over being called a "bedbug."
10 months ago
NYT columnist quits Twitter after being called a 'bedbug'
1 year ago

Facebook, Twitter remove accounts they say Chinese government was using to undermine in Hong Kong protests

Facebook and Twitter said the accounts were meant to undermine the protests in Hong Kong.
1 year ago
Facebook, Twitter remove accounts they say China used to undermine Hong Kong protests
1 year ago

Twitter reports strong user growth

Twitter reported surprisingly strong user numbers and revenue even as it cracks down on fake accounts
1 year ago