reader comments 49 with 37 posters participating Share this story China’s ability to influence American politics by manipulating social media platforms has been a topic of much scrutiny ahead of the midterm elections, and this week has marked some progress toward mitigating risks on some of the most popular US platforms. US President Joe Biden ..
Twitter recommendations are designed to help you “enrich your Twitter experience” by showing Tweets from people you may not follow, based on actions you take on Twitter such as liking, following, or retweeting. How Twitter uses Signals. Twitter uses Signals to recommend new content. Signals include topics you follow, posts you’ve liked, accounts you follow, ..
Getty Images | Chesnot reader comments 409 with 123 posters participating Share this story Elon Musk filed an amended countersuit against Twitter, claiming the allegations by Twitter’s former security chief, Peiter “Mudge” Zatko, give Musk new legal grounds to kill the merger deal. “Needless to say, the newest revelations make undeniably clear that the Musk Parties ..
Getty Images | NurPhoto reader comments 191 with 72 posters participating Share this story Twitter shareholders voted to approve Elon Musk’s purchase of the company, weeks ahead of a trial over Musk’s attempt to exit the merger deal. Though a specific vote tally wasn’t available today, multiple news reports said investors backed the Twitter board’s ..
Getty Images | Samuel Corum reader comments 58 with 36 posters participating Share this story Delaware Court of Chancery Judge Kathaleen McCormick yesterday slammed Elon Musk for failing to provide text messages sought by Twitter. McCormick cited “glaring deficiencies” in the Musk side’s document production in an order partially granting Twitter’s request for more records, ..
reader comments 60 with 42 posters participating Share this story Even though Twitter’s terms of service explicitly ban posts glorifying self-harm and media depicting “visible wounds,” independent researchers report that Twitter too often seemingly looks the other way regarding self-harm. Researchers from the Network Contagion Research Institute (NCRI) estimate there are “certainly” thousands, and possibly “hundreds of ..
Twitter has begun testing Tweet Tiles, a new display format for tweeted links. The tiles will have larger images and text and a visible CTA button. What Twitter says. “Right now, people on iOS and web may see and interact with Tweet Tiles that include text, images, videos, or other elements like a button from ..
Enlarge / Former Twitter security chief Peiter Zatko, also known as Mudge. Getty Images | Washington Post reader comments 199 with 75 posters participating Share this story Elon Musk’s lawyers have subpoenaed Twitter whistleblower Peiter Zatko in hopes of bolstering Musk’s defense against the lawsuit Twitter filed over their broken merger deal. The subpoena orders ..
Twitter has now integrated podcasts into it’s recently redesigned Spaces Tab. How does it work. The redesign of Spaces includes hubs where users can personalize audio content together by specific themes like News, Music, Sports, and more. The new design allows listeners to easily access more personalized sections of Spaces on topics they find relevant. ..
reader comments 173 with 89 posters participating Share this story The pressure on Twitter to talk publicly about how it monitors and removes spam accounts continues to mount. Reports from CNN and The Washington Post reveal an 84-page whistleblower complaint alleging that Twitter isn’t motivated to track the true number of spam accounts and hid ..