Slashdot Items Tagged "twitter"

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Tuesday March 21, 2017 @12:24PM Twitter Suspended Hundreds of Thousands of Accounts Amid 'Violent Extremism'
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @05:20AM Hundreds of Verified Twitter Accounts Compromised, Post Swastikas, Pro-Erdogan Content
Sunday March 12, 2017 @04:32PM Nick Denton Predicts 'The Good Internet' Will Rise Again
Saturday March 11, 2017 @02:32PM Report: Up To 15% Of Twitter Accounts Are Bots
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:17PM Blogger Wins Libel Damages Over Columnist's Tweets
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @11:31AM Twitter To Get Even Harsher On Trolls
Thursday February 23, 2017 @11:04AM 'Social Media Needs A Travel Mode'
Saturday February 18, 2017 @10:20PM Web Comic 'Pokey The Penguin' Celebrates Its 19th Anniversary
Friday February 17, 2017 @11:01PM Congressman Calls For Probe Into Trump's Unsecured Android Phone
Saturday February 11, 2017 @11:44PM Magic Leap CEO Defends His AR Company After Leaked Photo
Saturday February 11, 2017 @03:55AM Twitter Announces (More) Hate-Speech Fighting Tools (Again)
Friday February 10, 2017 @09:37AM How Tech Ate the Media and Our Minds
Thursday February 09, 2017 @04:43PM Maybe It's Time For Jack Dorsey To Pick a Company
Thursday February 09, 2017 @01:09PM Tor's Ooniprobe, Now Available On Android and iOS, Helps People Track Internet Censorship
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @06:22PM 72% of 'Anonymous' Browsing History Can Be Attached To the Real User
Monday February 06, 2017 @07:19AM 97 Tech Companies Including Apple, Google, Microsoft Call Travel Ban Unlawful In Rare Coordinated Legal Action
Friday January 27, 2017 @08:22PM Twitter Releases National Security Letters
Thursday January 26, 2017 @01:44PM Twitter Scrambles For Next Big Feature, Bets On Merging Tweets, Hashtags, Moments
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @06:01PM Researchers Discover Massive Networks of Fake Twitter Accounts
Thursday January 19, 2017 @04:20PM Tech Firm Creates Trump Monitor For Stock Markets
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @03:30PM Twitter Just Sold Its Developer Platform To Google
Friday January 13, 2017 @08:26AM App.net is Shutting Down
Friday January 06, 2017 @05:24PM WikiLeaks Threatens To Publish Twitter Users' Personal Info
Thursday January 05, 2017 @06:04PM Obama Administration Releases Searchable Archive of Social Media Posts
Thursday December 29, 2016 @04:31PM Jack Dorsey Says Twitter Needs An Edit Function
Monday December 26, 2016 @10:53PM Sony Music Apologises To Britney Spears, Fans After Fake RIP Tweet Sent
Saturday December 24, 2016 @09:27PM GamerGate Critic Brianna Wu To Run For Congress
Saturday December 24, 2016 @12:42AM Twitter Admits It Recently Overcharged For Ads
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @04:24PM White Hat Security Group Hacks Marvel Twitter Accounts
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @11:21AM Twitter Is 'Toast' and the Stock Is Not Even Worth $10, Says Analyst
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @03:38PM Twitter Will Hand Over Data On the User Who Sent a Seizure-Inducing Tweet To a Journalist
Friday December 16, 2016 @06:21PM Twitter Blocks Government 'Spy Centers' From Accessing User Data
Thursday December 15, 2016 @11:37AM Twitter Built a Messaging App But Never Released It
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @09:26PM Twitter Cut Out of Trump Tech Meeting Over Failed Emoji Deal, Says Report
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @11:10PM Snowden: 'The Central Problem of the Future' Is Control of User Data
Sunday December 11, 2016 @06:58PM Twitter Reinstates White Nationalist Leader's Account
Friday December 09, 2016 @09:31PM Inside the NYPD's Attempt To Build Community Trust Through Twitter
Friday December 09, 2016 @04:06PM Twitter Cuts API Access For Media Sonar, Spy Tool Used To Target Black Lives Matter
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @07:54PM Weather Channel To Breitbart: Stop Citing Us To Spread Climate Skepticism
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @05:27PM Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Makes Game For Third Annual Hour of Code
Monday December 05, 2016 @10:07PM YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Microsoft Will Create 'Hash' Database To Remove Extremist Content
Monday December 05, 2016 @01:51AM EU Threatens Twitter And Facebook With Possible 'Hate Speech' Laws
Saturday December 03, 2016 @03:32PM Drupal Event Apologizes For Giving Out Copies Of Playboy
Friday December 02, 2016 @09:21PM Of 8 Tech Companies, Only Twitter Says It Would Refuse To Help Build Muslim Registry For Trump
Friday December 02, 2016 @04:48PM Reuters Built An Algorithm That Can Identify Real News On Twitter
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @07:50PM Twitters Says It Will Ban Trump If He Breaks Hate-Speech Rules
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @12:46PM Social Media Is Killing Discourse Because It's Too Much Like TV
Saturday November 26, 2016 @01:06PM False Porn-on-CNN Report Shows How Quickly Fake News Spreads
Friday November 25, 2016 @11:25PM Advertising Company AppNexus Bans Breitbart News Over Hate Speech
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:46PM Surveillance Firm 'Geofeedia' Cuts Half of Staff After Losing Access To Twitter, Facebook
Monday November 21, 2016 @01:55PM China Says Terrorism, Fake News Impel Greater Global Internet Curbs
Monday November 21, 2016 @12:26PM 'Quit Social Media. Your Career May Depend on It.'
Monday November 21, 2016 @01:56AM EFF Report Finds 74% Of Censorship News Stories Are About Facebook
Sunday November 20, 2016 @03:31PM Spammers Compromised Popular Twitter Accounts Including Viacom And Microsoft Xbox
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @12:50PM Twitter Suspends American Far-Right Activists' Accounts
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @12:24PM The FBI Got Its Hands on Data That Twitter Wouldn't Give the CIA
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @10:22AM Twitter Says It's Cracking Down on Hate Speech
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @12:18AM US Internet Firms Ask Trump To Support Encryption, Ease Regulations
Monday November 14, 2016 @04:56PM Google Surfaces Fake News About Election Results
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @06:04PM Donald Trump Won Because of Facebook
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @10:44AM Twitter May Save Vine by Selling it
Friday November 04, 2016 @06:45PM Turkey Doubles Down On Censorship With Block On VPNs, Tor
Friday November 04, 2016 @10:20AM Turkey Blocks Access To Twitter, WhatsApp, YouTube, and Facebook
Sunday October 30, 2016 @05:21PM 'Armies' of Twitter Bots Bolster Both The Trump And Clinton Campaigns
Friday October 28, 2016 @01:58AM Pornhub Offers To Buy Vine Because 'Six Seconds Is More Than Enough'
Thursday October 27, 2016 @02:55PM Twitter is Shutting Down Its Video App Vine
Thursday October 27, 2016 @10:12AM Twitter Is Cutting 9% of Its Global Workforce
Monday October 24, 2016 @09:34PM Twitter Plans To Cut About 300 Jobs As Soon As This Week: Bloomberg
Friday October 21, 2016 @09:06PM WikiLeaks To Its Supporters: 'Stop Taking Down the US Internet, You Proved Your Point'
Friday October 21, 2016 @03:51PM Amid Major Internet Outages, Affected Websites Have Lessons To Learn
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @07:18PM Hillary Clinton's Campaign Creates Way To Make Money From Donald Trump's Tweets
Saturday October 15, 2016 @07:24AM No One Wants To Buy Twitter
Thursday October 13, 2016 @08:44PM Ken Bone May Have Violated FTC Guidelines With Uber Tweet
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @01:08PM Facebook, Instagram, Twitter Block Tool For Cops To Surveil You On Social Media
Sunday October 09, 2016 @02:22PM Dropbox, Google Drive, GitHub and Microsoft OneDrive Cloud Services Blocked In Turkey
Friday October 07, 2016 @11:15AM Judge: Lawsuits Now Can Be Served Using Twitter
Saturday October 01, 2016 @05:55PM Multiple Linux Distributions Affected By Crippling Bug In Systemd
Friday September 30, 2016 @03:58PM Researchers Ask Federal Court To Unseal Years of Surveillance Records
Friday September 23, 2016 @05:10PM VR Devs Pull Support For Oculus Rift Until Palmer Luckey Steps Down
Friday September 23, 2016 @10:48AM Salesforce, Google, Microsoft, Verizon Are In Talks With Twitter For a Potential Acquisition
Monday September 19, 2016 @04:52PM Twitter No Longer Counts Photos, GIFs, Videos Toward 140-Character Limit
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @12:39AM Twitter Will Extend Its 140 Character Limit On September 19th
Monday September 12, 2016 @12:51AM Firefox 49 Postponed One Week Due To Unexpected Bugs
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @07:01PM Revived Lawsuit Says Twitter DMs Are Like Handing ISIS a Satellite Phone
Friday August 26, 2016 @05:54PM Twitter Is Working On Anti-Harassment Keyword Filtering Tool, Says Report
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @07:03PM YouTube Plans To Bring Photos, Polls, and Text To Its Video Service
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @01:10AM Microsoft Buys AI-Powered Scheduling App Genee
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:49PM Sony Tries To Remove News Articles About PlayStation 4 Slim Leak From The Internet
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @02:02AM US Customs and Border Protection Wants To Know Who You Are On Twitter
Sunday August 21, 2016 @01:53PM Twitter Announces New Blocking and Filtering Features
Thursday August 18, 2016 @02:05PM Twitter Has Suspended 235,000 Accounts Since February For Promoting Terrorism
Monday August 15, 2016 @12:55AM Former Twitter Employees: 'Abuse Problem' Comes From Their Culture Of Free Speech
Thursday August 11, 2016 @08:13PM Cracking The Code On Trump Tweets
Thursday August 11, 2016 @07:43PM Twitter CEO Dick Costolo Secretly Censored Abusive Responses To President Obama, Says Report
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @07:33PM Twitter Is Not Legally Responsible For The Rise of ISIS, Rules California District Court
Sunday August 07, 2016 @12:57PM Edward Snowden Is Not Dead Despite Mysterious Tweets, Says Glenn Greenwald
Saturday August 06, 2016 @09:01PM Stopping Trolls Is 'Now Life and Death For Twitter', Argues Backchannel
Monday August 01, 2016 @07:15PM Apple Replaces The Pistol Emoji With A Water Gun
Friday July 29, 2016 @08:38PM Snowden Questions WikiLeaks' Methods of Releasing Leaks
Friday July 29, 2016 @12:01PM British Spy Agency GCHQ Used URL Shortener To Honeypot Arab Spring Activists
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @12:41PM Olympics Committee Says Non-Sponsors Are Banned From Tweeting About the Olympics
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @12:38PM Notorious Group OurMine Hacks TechCrunch
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @11:49AM Pop Star Tells Fans To Send Their Twitter Passwords, But It Might Be Illegal
Monday July 25, 2016 @06:49PM Vine's Source Code Was Accidentally Made Public For Five Minutes
Monday July 25, 2016 @04:04PM Twitter, a 10-Year-Old Company, Is Still Explaining What Twitter Is
Sunday July 24, 2016 @03:06PM Programming Language Gurus Converge on 'Curry On' Conference
Friday July 15, 2016 @05:11PM Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube Blocked In Turkey During Reported Coup Attempt
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:01PM Pokemon Go Becomes Biggest Mobile Game In US History
Saturday July 09, 2016 @07:02PM Yahoo and Twitter CEOs Have Their Twitter Accounts Compromised
Thursday July 07, 2016 @04:22PM Baton Rouge Police Database Hacked In Retaliation For Killing of Alton Sterling
Sunday July 03, 2016 @01:11AM Self-Driving Tesla Owners Share Videos of Reckless Driving
Friday July 01, 2016 @10:00AM Why Twitter Can't Even Protect Tech CEOs From Getting Hacked
Thursday June 30, 2016 @09:57AM Hacker Takes Over Oculus CEO's Twitter Account, Announces New CEO
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @06:15PM 3 Million Strong Botnet Grows Right Under Twitter's Nose
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @06:10PM 3 Million Strong Botnet Grows Right Under Twitter's Nose
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:38PM Tumblr Is Launching Live Video This Week
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:27PM Twitter Pays $150 Million For Magic Pony Technology
Thursday June 16, 2016 @05:54PM Twitter, Facebook and Google Sued For Facilitating Paris Attacks
Thursday June 16, 2016 @04:55PM Now Advertisers Are Watching Your Emojis On Twitter
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @02:44AM Social Media Overtakes Television As Young People's Main Source of News, Says Report
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @05:22PM Twitter Invests $70 Million In Music Streaming Service SoundCloud
Sunday June 12, 2016 @12:47PM Anonymous Posts Pornography To Hijacked ISIS Twitter Accounts
Saturday June 11, 2016 @05:19PM How Activist DeRay Mckesson's Twitter Account Was Hacked
Saturday June 11, 2016 @04:42PM Twitter Denies Breach of 32 Million Accounts
Thursday June 09, 2016 @11:24PM British Startup Strip Mines Renters' Private Social Media For Landlords
Thursday June 09, 2016 @01:31AM Russian Hacker Selling Information of 32 Million Twitter Accounts, Report Says
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @04:35PM Report: People Are Spending Much Less Time On Social Media
Monday June 06, 2016 @08:59AM Mark Zuckerberg's Twitter and Pinterest Accounts Hacked
Thursday June 02, 2016 @01:21AM Twitter Ignites Censorship Debate After Removal Of Parody Putin Account
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @05:31PM TeamViewer Servers Go Down, Users Believe They Are Hacked
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @05:14PM Tech Giants Agree To Rid The Internet of Hate Speech
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @01:44PM Microsoft, Facebook, YouTube and Others Agree To Remove Hate Speech Across the EU
Thursday May 26, 2016 @03:45PM Study: '50% of Misogynistic Tweets From Women'
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @12:58AM Twitter To Stop Counting Photos And Links In 140-Character Limit
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @04:02PM French Inquiry Launched After Live Suicide Broadcast On Periscope
Monday May 09, 2016 @12:42PM Twitter Blocks Feds From Data Mining Service
Monday May 09, 2016 @09:40AM Parents Could Be Sued By Their Kids For Posting Pictures of Them On Facebook
Sunday April 24, 2016 @09:51PM U.S. Goverment Shames Texting Drivers on Twitter
Sunday April 24, 2016 @12:25AM Hacker Collective Attacks KKK Sites
Saturday April 23, 2016 @04:48PM From Uber To Eric Schmidt, Tech Is Closer To the US Government Than You'd Think
Friday April 22, 2016 @01:09AM Pro-Clinton Super PAC Caught Spending $1 Million On Social Media Trolls
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @10:31AM Stephen Fry Urges Young To Flee 'Dystopian' Social Networks
Monday April 18, 2016 @03:10PM Twitter Appoints Chief In China With Former Chinese Military Ties
Friday April 15, 2016 @09:44AM CIA Is Investing Heavily In Firms That Do Social Media Mining and Surveillance
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @10:00AM Medium, Twitter Founder on Media: We Put Junk Food In Front Of Them and They Eat It
Monday April 11, 2016 @11:14AM Top Tech Firms Urged To Step Up Online Abuse Fightback
Friday April 08, 2016 @11:15AM Facebook Users Are Sharing Less and It's a Big Problem
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @10:58AM Facebook Guesses What's In Pictures To Help Visually Impaired
Friday April 01, 2016 @02:59PM North Korea Officially Blocks Facebook, Twitter and YouTube
Thursday March 31, 2016 @10:40AM Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Deal Endorsed by Major Tech Group
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @04:27PM Why ISIS Is Winning The Online Propaganda War
Sunday March 27, 2016 @08:46AM Messaging Giant Line Becomes a Phone Carrier in Japan
Saturday March 26, 2016 @09:12AM Heavy Social Media Users Trapped In Endless Cycle of Depression
Friday March 25, 2016 @02:57PM Heavy Social Media Users 'Trapped In Endless Cycle of Depression'
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @04:28PM FBI Grows "Cyber Most Wanted" List With Syrian Electronic Army Members
Friday March 18, 2016 @07:33PM Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey: the 140-Character Limit 'Is Staying'
Thursday March 17, 2016 @12:17AM Algorithm Deduces Drunk Tweets From Geolocation, Behavioral Data
Monday March 14, 2016 @12:56PM Google, Facebook, WhatsApp and Others To Beef Up Encryption
Saturday March 12, 2016 @05:03PM Children To Parents: 'Don't Post About Me On Facebook Without Asking Me'
Saturday March 12, 2016 @12:07AM Twitter Can Predict Hurricane Damage As Well As Emergency Agencies
Monday March 07, 2016 @08:13PM 4chan Founder Chris Poole Will Try To Fix Social At Google
Monday March 07, 2016 @05:38PM Hacker May Have Discovered Plans For A Tesla P100D
Monday March 07, 2016 @12:21PM Anonymous Claims Twitter Is Suspending 'OpISIS' Member Accounts
Friday February 26, 2016 @07:32PM Did Twitter Exec Censor #WhichHillary In Advance of Sunday Fundraiser, Key Primary?
Friday February 26, 2016 @02:31PM How Donald Trump Uses Twitter As a Weapon of Fear
Friday February 26, 2016 @10:25AM Turkish Gov't Retaliates After Hackers Release Police Data Via Twitter
Thursday February 25, 2016 @08:39PM ISIS Makes Direct Threats Against Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey
Thursday February 25, 2016 @08:35PM Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter To Back Apple With Legal Filing In FBI Case
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:55PM How Ugandans Overturned an Election-Day Blackout of Social Media Apps
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @03:19PM Twitter Rolls Out GIF Button
Monday February 15, 2016 @05:26PM Hackers Break Into Ringo Starr's Twitter Account With Simple Password Reset
Monday February 15, 2016 @01:31PM 'The Room Had Started To Smell. Really Quite Bad': Stephen Fry Exits Twitter
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @03:12PM Twitter's Timeline Option Puts Important Tweets Up Top
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @04:18PM Twitter Launches Trust and Safety Council To Help Put End To Trolling
Saturday February 06, 2016 @10:25AM Twitter Tackles Terrorists In Targeted Takedown
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @01:17AM How the Raspberry Pi Can Automatically Tweet Complaints About Your Slow Internet
Saturday January 30, 2016 @02:47PM Why Does Twitter Refuse To Shut Down Donald Trump?
Thursday January 28, 2016 @06:26PM A Customer-Driven Business Model For Twitter
Saturday December 26, 2015 @10:31PM Twitter Says It's Beating the Trolls
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @01:52PM Twitter Testing Non-Chronological Timelines
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @09:42AM Spotting And Culling Terrorist Groups On Social Media: Pipe Dream, or Possibility?
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @02:25PM Snowden Joins Twitter, Follows NSA
Friday September 25, 2015 @10:15PM Intelligent System Hunts Out Malware Hidden In Shortened URLs
Thursday September 10, 2015 @10:42AM An Algorithm To Stop Joke Plagiarists
Sunday July 26, 2015 @11:20PM Twitter Yanks Tweets That Repeat Copyrighted Joke
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @04:40AM 2,200 year-old town uses Twitter to run the entire city
Friday May 08, 2015 @06:29PM Dropbox Moves Accounts Outside North America To Ireland
Saturday February 28, 2015 @12:53AM Twitter Adds "Report Dox" Option
Saturday February 07, 2015 @03:33PM NYPD Creates Fake Social Media Profiles To Track Loud Parties, Underage Drinking
Thursday February 05, 2015 @10:04AM Twitter CEO: "We Suck" At Dealing With Trolls, Vows To Kick Them Out
Saturday January 24, 2015 @10:14PM Twitter Moves To Curb Instagram Links
Thursday January 01, 2015 @03:39PM Would Twitter Make President Obama 'Follow' the Tea Party If the Price Is Right?
Monday December 29, 2014 @01:55PM Neil DeGrasse Tyson Explains His Christmas Tweet
Monday December 29, 2014 @01:35PM Twitter Bug Locks Out Many Users
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @09:40AM Twitter Use By Romney and Obama In 2012 Highlight the Speed of Social Media
Saturday July 26, 2014 @02:09AM Man Booted From Southwest Flight and Threatened With Arrest After Critical Tweet
Monday June 16, 2014 @09:29PM #twatch Open Hardware Networked LCD Screen
Friday June 13, 2014 @08:21PM Man Arrested For Parodying Mayor On Twitter Files Civil Rights Lawsuit
Thursday June 12, 2014 @11:19AM Egyptian Blogger Sentenced to 15 Years For Organizing Protest
Sunday May 25, 2014 @10:51PM Twitter Capitulates To Governments, Censors Users