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Twitter recommends that you CHANGE your password
May03

Twitter recommends that you CHANGE your password

Twitter has urged all users to consider changing their password. The advice is coming on the heels of a bug which Twitter say “stored passwords unmasked in an internal log.” When you set a password for your Twitter account, we use technology that masks it so no one at the company can see it. We recently identified a bug that stored passwords unmasked in an internal log. We have fixed the bug, and our investigation shows no indication...

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Twitter is adding a new timeline feature that groups news links in one place
Apr29

Twitter is adding a new timeline feature that groups news links in one place

Twitter wants to be identified more as a platform where people can share breaking news. The company in recent times has been updating and adding new features to make this a reality. BuzzFeed has spotted a new timeline feature that groups news links in a single place. The feature, according to the report, is aimed at putting all tweets that are related to a story under the same banner. What this does is that it makes it easier for...

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Twitter’s new water gun emoji replaces its gun emoji
Apr13

Twitter’s new water gun emoji replaces its gun emoji

Twitter has replaced its gun emoji to a water emoji. Apparently, this is an update that is aimed at sending the right message to the Twitter community that the microblogging company wants to get rid of harassment from its platform. The Twitter gun emoji is popular for the wrong reasons, and now Twitter has replaced it with a water gun emoji. That is more like it considering the number of issues it [the gun emoji] keeps generating on...

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Twitter is making progress over terrorist content; removes 1.2 million accounts
Apr05

Twitter is making progress over terrorist content; removes 1.2 million accounts

Twitter’s hammer has come down hard on 1.2 million accounts for terrorist-related content. This information is contained in the company’s latest Transparency Report. Since 2015, over 1.2 million accounts have been suspended by the microblogging company over issues that bother on terrorist content on its platform. The period in question is between July 1, 2017 and December 31, 2017. The report showed that 274,460 accounts were...

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Twitter launches a new live video sharing tool called Timestamps
Mar30

Twitter launches a new live video sharing tool called Timestamps

Fresh from expanding its 140-character limit for tweets to 240, Twitter still has its eyes fixed on keeping things rather short. This time, however, the microblogging outfit is rolling out a video sharing feature that lets you share what matters from those lengthy videos. Called Timestamps, the new feature is already live, and confirms Twitter’s renewed interest in breaking news and sharing information online. “Sometimes, we want to...

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Twitter to formally ban cryptocurrency ads from tomorrow
Mar26

Twitter to formally ban cryptocurrency ads from tomorrow

It is the dawn of a new era on Twitter as the microblogging company is all set to blacklist all cryptocurrency ads from Tuesday. Reports made the rounds sometimes last week that the company was mulling over the decision, especially after Facebook and Google updated their policies to get rid of such ads. Names of important personality such as John McAfee, Elon Musk and the likes are now being used by scammers to deceive people on the...

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