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Twitter's security fell short before hack targeting celebrities

Twitter's security fell short before hack targeting celebrities

Should lose its ability to self-regulate, report recommends.
Oct 15 2020 6:48AM
Twitter appoints Rinki Sethi as new information security head

Twitter appoints Rinki Sethi as new information security head

Comes from Palo Alto Networks.
Sep 29 2020 1:07PM
Thailand takes legal action against Facebook, Twitter over content

Thailand takes legal action against Facebook, Twitter over content

After social media giants missed takedown deadlines.
Sep 25 2020 6:46AM
Twitter labels state media, government officials' accounts

Twitter labels state media, government officials' accounts

Transparency boost to reveal affiliation.
Aug 7 2020 6:43AM
Florida teen accused of masterminding Twitter hack

Florida teen accused of masterminding Twitter hack

Allegedly used accounts of major political and business figures to solicit bitcoin.
Aug 1 2020 9:22AM
FBI leads search for hackers who hijacked Twitter accounts

FBI leads search for hackers who hijacked Twitter accounts

As Washington lawmakers fret over the breach.
Jul 17 2020 6:52AM
Scammers take over high-profile Twitter accounts in mass hack

Scammers take over high-profile Twitter accounts in mass hack

Twitter staff tricked by social engineering campaign.
Jul 16 2020 7:40AM
Social media giants to face same EU hateful content rules as broadcasters

Social media giants to face same EU hateful content rules as broadcasters

For the first time.
Jul 3 2020 1:02PM
Twitter tests new voice tweeting feature

Twitter tests new voice tweeting feature

Up to 140 seconds of audio per tweet.
Jun 18 2020 12:38PM
Twitter takes down Beijing-backed influence operation

Twitter takes down Beijing-backed influence operation

170,000 accounts suspended.
Jun 12 2020 12:05PM
Trump's push to regulate social media faces uphill battle

Trump's push to regulate social media faces uphill battle

Regulators say they cannot oversee the conduct of internet firms.
Jun 2 2020 6:37AM
Trump backpedals after 'shooting' threat to Minneapolis rioters

Trump backpedals after 'shooting' threat to Minneapolis rioters

Tries to walk back a Twitter threat to respond with deadly force.
Jun 1 2020 12:26AM
Trump to sign executive order on social media

Trump to sign executive order on social media

After threats to shut down websites he accused of stifling conservative voices.
May 28 2020 12:51PM
Trump threatens to shutter social media companies after Twitter warning

Trump threatens to shutter social media companies after Twitter warning

Reiterates accusations of political bias by technology platforms,
May 28 2020 12:19AM
Twitter fact-checks Trump tweet for the first time

Twitter fact-checks Trump tweet for the first time

Follows years of permissive content policies.
May 27 2020 1:06PM
Twitter tests telling users their tweet replies may be offensive

Twitter tests telling users their tweet replies may be offensive

In an effort to clean up conversations on the social media platform.
May 6 2020 6:54AM
Twitter gains users, but ad trends alarm investors

Twitter gains users, but ad trends alarm investors

Frets about potential weakness in the second quarter.
May 1 2020 6:35AM
Twitter opens up data for researchers to study COVID-19 tweets

Twitter opens up data for researchers to study COVID-19 tweets

Real-time data stream of tens of millions of daily public tweets.
Apr 30 2020 6:28AM
US judge blocks Twitter's bid to reveal government surveillance requests

US judge blocks Twitter's bid to reveal government surveillance requests

Likely to harm national security after a near six-year long legal battle.
Apr 20 2020 6:43AM
Twitter, Elliott reach deal for Dorsey to stay CEO, new directors

Twitter, Elliott reach deal for Dorsey to stay CEO, new directors

Adds three new directors after Elliott's plan to push out the social media chief.
Mar 10 2020 6:50AM

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