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Twitter admits it "didn't move fast enough" to fight abuse
Business strategy

Twitter admits it "didn't move fast enough" to fight abuse

Company promises more tools to combat online harassment
1 Feb 2017
Twitter apologises for forcing people to follow Trump
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Business strategy

Twitter apologises for forcing people to follow Trump

Company blames technical error
23 Jan 2017
The top social media misfires of 2016
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The top social media misfires of 2016

The biggest Twitter, Facebook and Reddit fails of the year
21 Dec 2016
Orlando victims' families sue Facebook, Twitter and Google
Legal hammer on keyboard
Security

Orlando victims' families sue Facebook, Twitter and Google

Case argues that online platforms aren't doing enough to battle ISIS radicalisation
21 Dec 2016
Tech companies not fighting hate speech fast enough, says EC
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Tech companies not fighting hate speech fast enough, says EC

Twitter, Facebook and others are taking too long to delete illegal content, say officials
5 Dec 2016
Twitter suspends CEO Jack Dorsey's account
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Twitter suspends CEO Jack Dorsey's account

"Internal error" to blame for the co-founder's temporary ban
23 Nov 2016
Salesforce CEO blames Twitter for Trump's victory
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Salesforce CEO blames Twitter for Trump's victory

Marc Benioff reveals that shareholder pressure put kibosh on Twitter acquisition
15 Nov 2016
Trump on tech
Business strategy

Trump on tech

What the tech industry could look like now that Trump has won the US election
11 Nov 2016
Who should buy Twitter?
Business strategy

Who should buy Twitter?

Google, Salesforce and Verizon are all reportedly considering snapping up the social network
23 Sep 2016
Twitter admits troll failings after Ghostbusters abuse
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Twitter admits troll failings after Ghostbusters abuse

Social network plans to launch tougher anti-abuse measures
20 Jul 2016
ISIS Twitter traffic 'dives 45 per cent in two years'
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ISIS Twitter traffic 'dives 45 per cent in two years'

US gov says anti-ISIS tweets outnumber pro-ISIS tweets six to one
11 Jul 2016
Twitter acquires London AI start-up Magic Pony
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Twitter acquires London AI start-up Magic Pony

Magic Pony could help Twitter make Vine and Periscope work better on devices
21 Jun 2016
Twitter freezes accounts in the wake of password leak
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Twitter freezes accounts in the wake of password leak

Company requests password resets as security measure
10 Jun 2016
TfL and Twitter launch live alerts for Tube and rail users
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TfL and Twitter launch live alerts for Tube and rail users

Pilot scheme will let commuters receive disruption notifications direct to their mobile
9 Jun 2016
Study shows snapshot of misogynistic abuse on Twitter
Business strategy

Study shows snapshot of misogynistic abuse on Twitter

Use of misogynistic language was tracked to reveal the extent of abuse on social media
26 May 2016
Pictures won't eat up your 140-character Twitter limit
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Pictures won't eat up your 140-character Twitter limit

Twitter makes tweet character limit change to appeal to more people
24 May 2016
GCHQ joins Twitter in drive for openness
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GCHQ joins Twitter in drive for openness

Intelligence body is the first UK security agency to join social network
16 May 2016
Twitter blocks US intelligence agencies from Dataminr alerts
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Twitter blocks US intelligence agencies from Dataminr alerts

Social media service has alerted US government of terror attacks before news media
9 May 2016
Twitter switches from social network to news app
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Twitter switches from social network to news app

Service changes classification on iOS app store
29 Apr 2016
Twitter makes it easier to report trolls' abusive tweets
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Twitter makes it easier to report trolls' abusive tweets

Now users can complain about multiple troll tweets at once
26 Apr 2016
Twitter turns 10
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Twitter turns 10

We look at the top 5 most important moments in Twitter's history, plus the 5 most embarrassing failures
21 Mar 2016
Who needs Twitter?
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Who needs Twitter?

Marginalised groups in particular find a lot to love about Twitter's raw nature
29 Feb 2016
Who needs Twitter?
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Who needs Twitter?

Marginalised groups in particular find a lot to love about Twitter's raw nature
29 Feb 2016
Twitter shuts down 125,000 ISIS-related accounts
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Twitter shuts down 125,000 ISIS-related accounts

Social network emphasises its commitment to combatting extremism
8 Feb 2016