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Twitter updates its API to give developers access to reverse chronological timeline

Twitter updates its API to give developers access to reverse chronological timeline

Twitter on Friday announced an important update to its “API v2,” which can be used to create third-party clients for…

Twitter announces new crisis misinformation policy as company stands by original Musk deal

Twitter announces new crisis misinformation policy as company stands by original Musk deal

Twitter has announced its new crisis misinformation policy in a company blog post today. This global policy will ensure that…

Twitter deal leaves Elon Musk with no easy way out

Twitter deal leaves Elon Musk with no easy way out

Enlarge / This illustration photo taken May 13, 2022, displays Elon Musks Twitter account with a Twitter logo in the…

Why It’s So Hard to Count Twitter Bots

Why It’s So Hard to Count Twitter Bots

Automated accounts have become more sophisticated and complex in recent years. Many fake accounts are partly operated by humans, as…

Elon Musk says Twitter deal cannot move forward with uncertainty around bots. Legit concern or master negotiator?

Elon Musk says Twitter deal cannot move forward with uncertainty around bots. Legit concern or master negotiator?

Elon Musk (@elonmusk) now has 93.6Million followers and his concerns around Twitter’s bot problem has escalated. The Twitter acquisition is…

With Twitter deal on hold, Musk says a lower sale price isn’t ‘out of the question’

With Twitter deal on hold, Musk says a lower sale price isn’t ‘out of the question’

Billionaire Elon Musk is continuing to clash with Twitter over the accuracy of its bot count, and hinted today that…

Elon Musk ‘violated’ Twitter NDA over bot-check sample size

Elon Musk ‘violated’ Twitter NDA over bot-check sample size

Last week Elon Musk hit pause on his Twitter acquisition over the platform’s “less than 5 percent” bot figure. The…

New Twitter game attempts to simplify the social media giant’s privacy policy

New Twitter game attempts to simplify the social media giant’s privacy policy

WTF?! Just when you think the Twitterverse can’t get any weirder — it does. Earlier this week, Twitter released a…

Elon Musk says Twitter deal on hold as spam account report is investigated

Elon Musk says Twitter deal on hold as spam account report is investigated

What just happened? It appears that Elon Musk’s $44 billion acquisition of Twitter could be in jeopardy. The world’s richest…

Twitter Dev held a Space on bots today, Elon Musk now pauses Twitter takeover bid on concerns over Bots

Twitter Dev held a Space on bots today, Elon Musk now pauses Twitter takeover bid on concerns over Bots

We all know about Elon Musk’s acquisition of Twitter and his ambition to remove bots from the platform, however, not…

Twitter CEO says he expects Musk deal to close but is ‘prepared for all scenarios’

Twitter CEO says he expects Musk deal to close but is ‘prepared for all scenarios’

Hours after Elon Musk said his Twitter buyout is temporarily on hold, Twitter’s CEO has said he still expects the…

Elon Musk’s $44B Twitter Deal ‘Temporarily on Hold’

Elon Musk’s $44B Twitter Deal ‘Temporarily on Hold’

Elon Musk’s $44 billion deal to buy Twitter is “temporarily on hold, the tech entrepreneur tweeted early Friday, alongside a…

Elon Musk says $44b Twitter deal on hold

Elon Musk says $44b Twitter deal on hold

However, Musk tweeted that he’s still committed to the acquisition…Read More

Twitter has begun firing top management as company looks to cut costs

Twitter has begun firing top management as company looks to cut costs

The company has already put a halt to hiring and is cutting non-labor costs Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk…

Elon Musk says Twitter banning Trump was “morally wrong and flat-out stupid”

Elon Musk says Twitter banning Trump was “morally wrong and flat-out stupid”

“I would reverse the permanent ban” — Musk confirms he would reverse Trump’s Twitter ban if he completes acquisition. Jon…

Musk’s Twitter deal could face national security probe into foreign investors

Musk’s Twitter deal could face national security probe into foreign investors

Committee on Foreign Investment in US — Money from Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and Binance may give US reason to investigate….

Twitter may be getting multimedia and pronoun features in a future update

Twitter may be getting multimedia and pronoun features in a future update

Home News Computing (Image credit: Twitter) With Elon Musk’s takeover of the company looming in the distance, Twitter apparently isn’t…

Twitter testing new conversation thread button for Spaces

Twitter testing new conversation thread button for Spaces

Twitter continues to enhance its Spaces live audio platform with new features, and now the social network has announced another…

Twitter buyout: Larry Ellison bursts into Elon’s office, slaps $1b down on the desk

Twitter buyout: Larry Ellison bursts into Elon’s office, slaps $1b down on the desk

Elon Musk has bagged $7.14 billion in funding from Oracle billionaire co-founder Larry Ellison, cryptocurrency exchange Binance, and Qatar’s sovereign…

Musk’s $44b Twitter bid gets Sequoia, Binance backing

Musk’s $44b Twitter bid gets Sequoia, Binance backing

Musk has secured nearly US$7.1 billion from investors for his Twitter bid, TechCrunch reported…Read More

Potential Twitter Changes Under Musk and Starlink’s Launch

Potential Twitter Changes Under Musk and Starlink’s Launch

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Twitter Canada partners with Sportsnet to bring a new live NHL Playoff experience

Twitter Canada partners with Sportsnet to bring a new live NHL Playoff experience

Twitter users can take advantage of new push alerts when a playoff game goes into overtime Twitter Canada has partnered…

Activists Call on Twitter Advertisers to Prevent a Musk Free-for-All

Activists Call on Twitter Advertisers to Prevent a Musk Free-for-All

Photo: Frederic J. Brown (Getty Images) Activists fearing soon-to-be Twitter King Elon Musk may turn the platform into a “​megaphone…

Elon Musk reveals who might have to pay to use Twitter

Elon Musk reveals who might have to pay to use Twitter

As prospective Twitter owner Elon Musk prepares to take the microblogging service in a new direction, many of its 217…

Musk says Twitter DMs should use end-to-end encryption

Musk says Twitter DMs should use end-to-end encryption

Why it matters: It’s been a wild ride since the announcement of Elon Musk’s purchase of Twitter. The SpaceX and…

Twitter bans ads that contradict science on climate change

Twitter bans ads that contradict science on climate change

Twitter says it will no longer allow advertisers on its site who deny the scientific consensus on climate change ByThe…

3 Twitter alternatives, in case you’re looking

3 Twitter alternatives, in case you’re looking

After a week of tedious will-they-won’t-they, Twitter has accepted Elon Musk’s $44 billion bid to buy the company, making the…

4 new Twitter features Elon Musk has hinted at adding

4 new Twitter features Elon Musk has hinted at adding

Twitter accepted Elon Musk’s bid to but the social media giant on Monday, and we’re still waiting to see two…

Twitter Isn’t a Town Square—It’s a Whole City

Twitter Isn’t a Town Square—It’s a Whole City

The Monitor is a weekly column devoted to everything happening in the WIRED world of culture, from movies to memes,…

How to delete your Twitter account

How to delete your Twitter account

Jeremy Bezanger / Pixabay Perhaps the news of Elon Musk buying Twitter didn’t sit well, or you finally grew tired…

Twitter claims it boosted active-user counts in “error” between 2019 and 2021

Twitter claims it boosted active-user counts in “error” between 2019 and 2021

Facepalm: Elon Musk’s Twitter acquisition is still not in the bag, and the company’s first-quarter financial result might quell the…

Twitter Insiders Fear Elon Musk Heralds a Troll Takeover

Twitter Insiders Fear Elon Musk Heralds a Troll Takeover

Jon Bell, a designer who previously worked on Twitter’s anti-abuse team, says weakening Twitter’s moderation would be a mistake. Outsiders—including…

Musk’s Twitter ambitions receive first reality check, courtesy of the EU

Musk’s Twitter ambitions receive first reality check, courtesy of the EU

The big picture: Elon Musk wants to improve Twitter with a much-awaited edit button, a transparent algorithm, fewer spambots, and…

How To Apply For Twitter Verification

How To Apply For Twitter Verification

rafapress/Shutterstock If you feel like you should have the coveted blue badge on Twitter that tells the world you’re a…

Elon Musk’s Twitter Buy Exposes a Privacy Minefield

Elon Musk’s Twitter Buy Exposes a Privacy Minefield

Elon Musk Secured an agreement on Monday to buy Twitter for about $44 billion and take the company private. In…

Can Elon Musk Make More Money From Twitter?

Can Elon Musk Make More Money From Twitter?

        | Published: Tuesday, April 26, 2022, 15: 05 [IST] While most investors buy a company for…

Twitter sold! Elon Musk gets the deal done

Twitter sold! Elon Musk gets the deal done

Overnight, the Twitter saga reached a crescendo, with the confirmation that the Twitter Board has accepted Elon Musk’s bid for…

No, Musk Buying Twitter Did Not Reinstate Tucker Carlson’s Account

No, Musk Buying Twitter Did Not Reinstate Tucker Carlson’s Account

Photo: Janos Kummer (Getty Images) Tricky Tucker is at it again, telling viewers about how the big tech boogeyman is…

What Twitter employees are saying about Elon Musk

What Twitter employees are saying about Elon Musk

In the moments before Elon Musk bought Twitter, the company’s Slack channels were lit up with nervous anticipation. It had…

How Elon Musk Won Twitter

How Elon Musk Won Twitter

Such social media battles may be unusual when considering a takeover of a massive business, but Musk is himself unusual,…

Twitter CEO may get $42m if axed after Musk deal

Twitter CEO may get $42m if axed after Musk deal

The estimate for Agrawal’s payout is based on his annual salary and “accelerated vesting of all equity awards,” an analyst…

Twitter accepts Elon Musk’s $44 billion offer to buy the company. Users are bracing for changes

Twitter accepts Elon Musk’s $44 billion offer to buy the company. Users are bracing for changes

Twitter has accepted Elon Musk’s offer to purchase the company for roughly $44 billion. The social media platform disclosed in…

Elon Musk buys Twitter for $44 billion

Elon Musk buys Twitter for $44 billion

Jeremy Bezanger / Pixabay On Monday, the Twitter board agreed to accept Elon Musk’s offer to buy the social media…

Twitter creators can now get paid in cryptocurrency

Twitter creators can now get paid in cryptocurrency

Stripe, an online payment processing service, is partnering with Twitter to test a way for creators to receive payments in…

Twitter accepts Elon Musk’s $44 billion buyout

Twitter accepts Elon Musk’s $44 billion buyout

Telsa CEO Elon Musk is taking Twitter private. Twitter’s board of directors on Monday announced that, after initially resisting the…

Twitter looking again at Elon Musk bid, could complete deal this week

Twitter looking again at Elon Musk bid, could complete deal this week

In context: The ongoing saga of whether Elon Musk will become Twitter’s new owner could end in success for the…

Twitter is reportedly re-examining Elon Musk’s $43 billion takeover bid

Twitter is reportedly re-examining Elon Musk’s $43 billion takeover bid

Twitter may be warming up to the idea of selling itself to Elon Musk. According to The Wall Street Journal,…

Twitter pilots crypto payments for content monetization

Twitter pilots crypto payments for content monetization

Reviews, News, CPU, GPU, Articles, Columns, Other “or” search relation. 3D Printing, 5G, Accessory, AI, Alder Lake, AMD, Android, Apple,…

Twitter is testing a new status feature codenamed ‘Vibe’

Twitter is testing a new status feature codenamed ‘Vibe’

Twitter is reportedly working on a new feature called “Vibe” that will let users set a status to let the…

Twitter for iOS is testing a ‘CC’ button to turn video captions on or off

Twitter for iOS is testing a ‘CC’ button to turn video captions on or off

The social media giant announced on its own platform today that a “CC” button is in the works. When watching…

Twitter bans climate change denial ads

Twitter bans climate change denial ads

On Earth Day, Twitter announced a ban on ads that promote climate change denial. It said misleading advertising that contradicts…

Twitter might ask again, ‘What are you doing?’

Twitter might ask again, ‘What are you doing?’

Home News Internet (Image credit: Shutterstock) Twitter has changed a lot in recent years, and especially more recently with a…

Twitter will recommend third-party apps for preventing harassment

Twitter will recommend third-party apps for preventing harassment

Twitter is turning to outside developers for help in preventing harassment on its platform. Under a new experiment, the company…

Former Twitter CEO criticizes the platform’s board amid talks about Elon Musk takeover

Former Twitter CEO criticizes the platform’s board amid talks about Elon Musk takeover

It’s worth noting that despite resigning as the platform’s CEO, Dorsey still has a seat on Twitter’s board of directors…

Elon Musk wants to buy Twitter: here’s everything you need to know

Elon Musk wants to buy Twitter: here’s everything you need to know

Photo by Michele Doying / The Verge Stay up to date with the latest in the Musk-Twitter saga On Thursday,…

Twitter board fights Musk takeover with unanimous adoption of poison pill

Twitter board fights Musk takeover with unanimous adoption of poison pill

Getty Images | Peter Dazeley Twitter’s board of directors approved a poison pill to prevent a hostile takeover in response…

Twitter board of directors issue “poison pill” maneuver to block Elon Musk’s buyout proposal

Twitter board of directors issue “poison pill” maneuver to block Elon Musk’s buyout proposal

The board provided a major setback in the Tesla CEO’s plan to purchase control of Twitter. Twitter’s board of directors…

Twitter News Diversity concept would side-by-side news from opposing sources

Twitter News Diversity concept would side-by-side news from opposing sources

Right now, Twitter’s board, executives and employees are all considering what life may be like under new leadership by Elon…

Twitter preps poison pill to preclude Elon Musk’s purchase plan

Twitter preps poison pill to preclude Elon Musk’s purchase plan

Comment Twitter on Friday said its board of directors had unanimously approved a plan to prevent a hostile takeover, something…

Elon Musk’s Twitter bid is as well thought out as his tweets

Elon Musk’s Twitter bid is as well thought out as his tweets

Elon Musk, who until the last week or so, was known on Twitter mainly for trolling and incurring the wrath…