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Aisha Malik / TechCrunch:
Twitter will begin offering paid Ticketed Spaces to Android users in the US, after iOS got the feature in August   —  Twitter has announced that paid Ticketed Spaces are coming to Android users in the U.S. over the next few days.  Hosts on Spaces, Twitter's live audio room feature, will now be able to sell access to Ticketed Spaces.
Oct 14, 2021, 12:40 PMIn context
Jay Peters / The Verge:
Twitter begins testing ads in replies on Android and iOS globally, placed after the first, third, or eighth reply to a tweet   —  Just kidding, it's a bad place  —  I don't know about you, but I sometimes feel like Twitter is overloaded with ads in my feed.
Oct 14, 2021, 7:15 AMIn context
Richard Lawler / The Verge:
Snapchat experienced an outage for a few hours on Wednesday morning   —  The company was aware of the issue  —  For a couple of hours on Wednesday morning, Snap Streaks were at risk as many users reported they couldn't successfully post story updates or send messages on the service.
Oct 13, 2021, 10:35 AMIn context
Kris Holt / Engadget:
Twitter now lets web users remove followers without having to block them, after testing the option for over a month   —  All Twitter users can now remove a follower without having to block them.  The company started testing this option last month, and starting today, everyone will have access to it.
Oct 11, 2021, 7:50 PMIn context
Renée DiResta / The Atlantic:
How influencer-organized campaigns are succeeding at “ampliganda”, shaping public perception via messaging that is amplified by social networks' algorithms   —  One Sunday morning in July of last year, a message from an anonymous account appeared on “Bernie or Vest,” a Discord chat server for fans of Senator Bernie Sanders.
Oct 11, 2021, 12:45 PMIn context
Washington Post:
Ex-members of Facebook's integrity team speak of demoralization as management ignored their work; at least 10 members now work in a similar division at Twitter   —  Dissidents within the company endured personal and professional setbacks for their criticisms of the powerful social network
Oct 8, 2021, 12:25 PMIn context
Manas Mishra / Reuters:
Twitter is selling mobile ad subsidiary MoPub to AppLovin for $1.05B, after acquiring it for nearly $350M in 2013   —  Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) said on Wednesday it has agreed to sell mobile ads company MoPub to AppLovin Corp (APP.O) for $1.05 billion in cash.  —  MoPub, which generated …
Oct 6, 2021, 5:55 PMIn context
José Adorno / 9to5Mac:
Twitter is testing a feature that gives users advice for maintaining civility before they join a potentially controversial conversation   —  In its battle to add more “social privacy” upgrades to its platform and make Twitter a better place, the blue bird company announced a new feature they're testing …
Oct 6, 2021, 4:55 PMIn context
Ekin Genç / VICE:
Last week, the anonymous developer behind the NFT project Evolved Apes siphoned ~$2.7M from the project, took down its Twitter account and website, and vanished   —  The developer behind the NFT project, ‘Evil Ape,’ suddenly disappeared along with its Twitter account, website, and $2.7 million.
Oct 6, 2021, 5:35 AMIn context
Vlad Savov / Bloomberg:
Sensor Tower: as Facebook went dark, Snap saw a 23% rise in Android users over the previous week, Telegram rose 18%, Signal rose 15%, and Twitter rose 11%   —  - Telegram, Signal also recorded usage surge, Sensor Tower says  — Traditionally, many users switch back once services recover
Oct 6, 2021, 5:10 AMIn context

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