Elon Musk Changes Twitter Name to Daddy DotCom, Tweets ‘Deleted My Twitter Account’

Elon Musk Changes Twitter Name to Daddy DotCom, Tweets ‘Deleted My Twitter Account’

  Tesla shareholders are not particularly fond of Elon Musk’s social media antics. Well, it appears that he is unlikely to change anytime soon. The Tesla chief announced a few hours ago that he has deleted his Twitter account. Sounds...
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Twitter Apologises for Suspending Accounts Critical of China Ahead of Tiananmen Anniversary

Twitter Apologises for Suspending Accounts Critical of China Ahead of Tiananmen Anniversary

Twitter has apologised for suspending a number of accounts critical of China, days before the politically sensitive 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown. The apology came after activists said hundreds of Twitter accounts critical of Communist P...
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Fake News Spreads Unabated on Social Media After Lok Sabha Polls, Claims Fact-Checking Platform

Fake News Spreads Unabated on Social Media After Lok Sabha Polls, Claims Fact-Checking Platform

Posts containing fake news continued to flourish on social media platforms after the end of the Lok Sabha elections that saw the Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) returning to power with a massive win. Celebrations followed the results that...
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TweetDeck Gets a New Tweet Composer With Support for GIFs, Polls, Emoji, and More

TweetDeck Gets a New Tweet Composer With Support for GIFs, Polls, Emoji, and More

  Earlier this week, TweetDeck’s official profile on Twitter ran a poll, asking users which features they’d like to see in the app. The Twitter-owned app has now followed it up with a fresh update to the tweet composer available...
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Election Commission Joins Twitter Ahead of Lok Sabha Polls

Election Commission Joins Twitter Ahead of Lok Sabha Polls

  The Election Commission of India on Friday joined Twitter ahead of the Lok Sabha elections while the micro-blogging site also launched a special election emoji aimed at encouraging participation in election-related discussions, encouraging more people t...
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Elections 2019: Facebook and Twitter Vow to Take Down Content Within 3 Hours

Elections 2019: Facebook and Twitter Vow to Take Down Content Within 3 Hours

  Social media platforms, including Facebook and Twitter, agreed on Wednesday to process any request from the Election Commission to take down content within three hours during the 48-hour period before voting days. The agreement was arrived at a meeting....
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Twitter Makes It Easier to Report Problematic Tweets Social

Twitter Makes It Easier to Report Problematic Tweets Social

Twitter on Friday rolled out new options for its users to report problematic tweets that share their personal information on the platform. According to the open communication platform, while reporting a tweet, you will now have the ability to be...
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Twitter, Ahead of Parliamentary Hearing, Says Fighting Political Bias in India

Twitter, Ahead of Parliamentary Hearing, Says Fighting Political Bias in India

Geared up to face a 31-member Parliamentary panel hearing on February 11, Twitter on Friday said it is proactively working with the political parties to verify candidates, elected officials and relevant party officials whose accounts will be active in the...
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Twitter Bug May Have Sent User DMs to Unknown Developers

Twitter Bug May Have Sent User DMs to Unknown Developers

 A bug in Twitter’s platform for third-party app developers exposed some Direct Messages (DMs) from nearly 3 million users to outsiders, the micro-blogging platform has admitted. The bug ran from May 2017 and within hours of discovering it on Septembe...
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Twitter to Show Live Streams on Top of Your Timeline

Twitter to Show Live Streams on Top of Your Timeline

Micro-blogging platform Twitter will now show live streams and broadcasts right on top of your timeline. “We’re making it easier to find and watch live broadcasts. Now, when accounts you follow go live, the stream will appear right at the top of....
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