Twitter shuts down 125,000 accounts

Coming as one of the measures Twitter has adopted to grind hard on violent extremism, the giant social media made announcements yesterday that it has suspended more than 125,000 accounts since mid-2015 owing to what it described as sharing connections to terrorist or extremist groups, primarily ISIS. The company has claimed earlier that there existed …

Twitter is losing at least three top executives, in a major shakeup at the social network

In course of a heavy shakeup at Twitter, the social network will be losing at least three top executives, according to reports surfacing on Sunday. Those heading for the exit door of the company include product chief Kevin Weil, Alex Roetter, the head of engineering and Katie Stanton, the head of media. This accounts for …

Twitter goes down in widespread outage

As at the time of posting, at the moment, Twitter is temporarily down, as we have gathered so far, the service looks to be being inflicted in widespread problems on both desktop and mobile. The company made the confirmations on its tatus blog at 03:44AM ET that “some users are currently experiencing problems accessing Twitter,” …

Twitter updates its online abuse rules

Twitter has brought its rules supervising abusive behavior under review again. Twitter is again in the process of revising its rules to curtail what it sees as abusive behavior following its updates of its user rules so as to clamp down on revenge porn postings earlier this year. Though the San Francisco-based social media site …

Jack Dorsey Now The Permanent CEO Of Twitter

Jack Dorsey will now graduate from the “interim CEO” assuming the position or the permanent chief executive of Twitter. The company has officially disclosed the news to the public as board members are not stingy with their support staking it all behind Dorsey, who would still hold duties as CEO of Square. The double responsibility …

Twitter Now Makes It Possible To Donate To Politicians

Twitter TWTR +0.00% has introduced added convenience to the process of public political participation enabling users to be more politically active. On Tuesday, the social media network revealed that by means of its partnership with Company Square, a mobile payment solution, Twitter users now have the capacity to make political donations through tweets. Now if …