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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
Twitter debuts 'manipulated media' label on clip of Biden retweeted by Trump

Twitter debuts 'manipulated media' label on clip of Biden retweeted by Trump

Posted on Saturday by White House social media director Dan Scavino.
Mar 10 2020 6:42AM
Elliott hedge fund targets Twitter, seeking CEO Dorsey's removal

Elliott hedge fund targets Twitter, seeking CEO Dorsey's removal

Pushes for own nominees on board.
Mar 2 2020 1:20PM
Twitter suspends group of pro-Bloomberg accounts over 'platform manipulation'

Twitter suspends group of pro-Bloomberg accounts over 'platform manipulation'

"Coordinating with or compensating others to engage in artificial engagement."
Feb 24 2020 6:45AM
Twitter tests labels, community moderation for lies by public figures

Twitter tests labels, community moderation for lies by public figures

Targeting misinformation campaigns.
Feb 21 2020 11:47AM
Twitter says Olympics, IOC accounts hacked

Twitter says Olympics, IOC accounts hacked

Now temporarily locked.
Feb 17 2020 6:46AM
Twitter says Facebook, Messenger accounts hacked

Twitter says Facebook, Messenger accounts hacked

Compromised accounts locked.
Feb 10 2020 6:58AM
Twitter notches first US$1 billion quarterly revenue, beating estimates

Twitter notches first US$1 billion quarterly revenue, beating estimates

Amid efforts to make its platform more user-friendly.
Feb 7 2020 6:19AM

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