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Twitter:
Twitter says it does not block or remove controversial tweets of world leaders because it would hide important information people should see and debate   —  There's been a lot of discussion about political figures and world leaders on Twitter, and we want to share our stance.
Jan 5, 2018, 4:19 PMIn context
Aliza Rosen / Twitter:
Tweeting Made Easier   —  In September, we launched a test that expanded the 140 character limit so every person around the world could express themselves easily in a Tweet.  Our goal was to make this possible while ensuring we keep the speed and brevity that makes Twitter, Twitter.
Nov 7, 2017, 4:35 PMIn context
Twitter:
Twitter updates rules to clarify its enforcement approach on abusive behavior, self-harm, graphic violence, spam, and adult content   —  Online behavior continues to evolve and change, and at Twitter, we have to ensure those changes are reflected in our rules in a way that's easy to adhere to and understand.
Nov 3, 2017, 12:35 PMIn context
Twitter:
Twitter decides to ban advertising from all accounts owned by Russia Today and Sputnik and will donate estimated $1.9M earnings since 2011 to misinfo research   —  Twitter has made the policy decision to off-board advertising from all accounts owned by Russia Today (RT) and Sputnik, effective immediately.
Oct 26, 2017, 10:35 AMIn context
Twitter:
Twitter unveils user safety roadmap through Jan. 2018: expand definitions of non-consensual nudity, update policy around hate, add info for suspended accounts   —  As we said last week, we're updating our approach to make Twitter a safer place.  This won't be a quick or easy fix, but we're committed to getting it right.
Oct 19, 2017, 6:20 PMIn context
Twitter:
Twitter finds Russia Today purchased $274K in ads and promoted 1,823 tweets in US in 2016, and pledges to work with FEC and Congress on political ad disclosure   —  Earlier this summer we outlined some of our work to combat bots and networks of manipulation on Twitter.
Sep 28, 2017, 3:48 PMIn context
Twitter:
Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter, YouTube form Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism, building on EU Internet Forum, Shared Industry Hash Database initiatives   —  Today, Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and YouTube are announcing the formation of the Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism …
Jun 26, 2017, 1:25 PMIn context
Patrick Traughber / The Twitter Blog:
Twitter rolling out Twitter Lite, a new mobile web version optimized for slower connections and minimal data usage   —  Every day, millions of people around the world use Twitter to see what's happening right now.  However, there are several barriers to using Twitter, including slow mobile networks …
Apr 6, 2017, 2:45 AMIn context
Elizabeth Banker / The Twitter Blog:
Twitter discloses two NSLs after lifting of FBI gag order; next hearing for its lawsuit against US government over disclosure of NSLs is February 14   —  Today, we're able to speak openly about two national security requests for the first time, specifically two national security letters (NSLs).
Jan 27, 2017, 10:05 PMIn context
Alessandro Sabatelli / The Twitter Blog:
Twitter introduces live 360-degree videos on Periscope and Twitter from select partners   —  Today, we're introducing a new way to see what's happening on Twitter - through live 360 video.  —  Starting today, you can check out live, interactive 360 videos from interesting broadcasters and explore what's happening with them.
Dec 28, 2016, 5:15 PMIn context

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