Twitter Adds Anti-Harassment Features For All Users

Twitter Adds Anti-Harassment Features For All Users

With verified users either going on hiatus after harassment or dumping the platform entirely, Twitter has taken another step towards dealing with harassment for everyone using the ...
Opinion: Twitter's Open Verification A Step Towards Dealing With Harassment

Opinion: Twitter’s Open Verification A Step Towards Dealing With Harassment

Twitter has opened its verification mark—the blue check that appears next to a user’s handle—to all users. This means the doors to request verified account status is available ...
Snapchat Passes Twitter In Daily Active Users

Snapchat Passes Twitter In Daily Active Users

In the social media pantheon the platforms that look to stick around for awhile are Facebook and Twitter. In the case of the latter, the platform’s app is getting heavy competition ...
Twitter Will Free Up Character Limit By Not Counting Links and Pictures

Twitter Will Free Up Character Limit By Not Counting Links and Pictures

It looks as though Twitter will be scrapping the character eating of pictures and links. No, the platform won’t be prohibiting users from adding them to tweets, but will instead ...
Twitter Will Stream NFL Thursday Night Football Games On Periscope

Twitter Will Stream NFL Thursday Night Football Games On Periscope

Twitter and the NFL have come to an agreement which will see the giant social network stream ten Thursday Night Football games. According to Twitter COO Adam Bain, full games as well ...
Twitter Introduces "Share Via DM" Button For iOS and Android

Twitter Introduces “Share Via DM” Button For iOS and Android

Have you ever wanted to share a tweet through your direct messages on Twitter? Is it something that even crossed your mind? If your answer to both were either “No” or “Not particularly” ...
Microsoft Pulls Tay Following Hate Speech Tweets

Microsoft Pulls Tay Following Hate Speech Tweets

In case you missed it; earlier this week Microsoft let its Twitter chatbot Tay into the world—only for things to take a bad turn and end in the Tay taking time off from Twitter. Things ...
Twitter To End TweetDeck For Windows

Twitter To End TweetDeck For Windows

TweetDeck—which allows users to better manage their Twitter accounts—will be short an app. Today Twitter announced it would be ending the desktop version of TweetDeck for Windows. ...
Twitter Is Working With Organizations To Bring Back Politwoops

Twitter Is Working With Organizations To Bring Back Politwoops

In June of last year, Twitter managed to shut down Politwoops, a project that archived the worst of the worst of politicians’ tweets. As expected, the move didn’t sit well with ...
Twitter Seeks Trademark To "Subtweet"

Twitter Seeks Trademark To “Subtweet”

Twitter recently filed for ownership of the word “subtweet.” In short, “subtweet” means a tweet where a person is referenced without actually using that person’s Twitter ...