Twitter Backtracks, Allows Users to Post Previously Blocked New York Post Article on Joe Biden’s Son

  Twitter on Friday confirmed it reversed its decision to block links to a New York Post article about Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s son, despite reaffirming the ban late on Thursday.... Read more »

Twitter Permanently Suspends Account That Created Doctored Video Tweeted by Trump

  Twitter has permanently suspended the account of a rightwing online personality for violating its copyright policy, a week after he posted a doctored video of toddlers that was tweeted by President... Read more »

Twitter Removes China, Russia and Turkey ‘State-Linked’ Accounts

  Twitter on Friday said it had removed tens of thousands of “state linked” accounts used by China, Russia, and Turkey to push their own propaganda, sow misinformation or attack critics. By... Read more »

Twitter Makes Its Rules Easier to Understand

Twitter rules are now divided in three high level categories In order to help people understand what is acceptable on the platform and what is not, micro-blogging site Twitter on Friday refreshed,... Read more »

Twitter Says Account Information Requests From India Jumped in H2 2018

The Indian government made information requests for 422 Twitter accounts in the July-December 2018 period while law enforcement agencies in the country asked the micro-blogging platform to remove 667 accounts for violating... Read more »

Twitter Says Typical Tweet Shorter Since Character Length Doubled

Twitter on Tuesday confirmed that a year after doubling the character limit for tweets, the average length of messages fired off in English actually got a smidge shorter. The news promised to allay... Read more »

Twitter Testing These New Features to Make Its Platform More Friendly

Social networking giant Twitter was started back in 2006 as a means to post short updates about your life’s routine and experiences. However, over the years, it has evolved into a platform where influential... Read more »

Twitter to Show Live Streams on Top of Your Timeline

Micro-blogging platform Twitter will now show live streams and broadcasts right on top of your timeline. “We’re making it easier to find and watch live broadcasts. Now, when accounts you follow go live, the... Read more »

Twitter Launches Requests Tab and Quality Filter for Direct Messages

Messages from users you don’t follow will appear as Requests You will be asked to either Delete or Accept the message Twitter has also brought a ‘Quality Filter’ tool Twitter has rolled out... Read more »

Data-friendly Twitter Lite now in India

San Francisco: The micro-blogging platform on Tuesday made its data-friendly Twitter Lite Android app available in 21 more countries, including India, which can be downloaded from Google Play Store. Built for 2G... Read more »