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Dustin Volz / Wall Street Journal:
Researchers: China-linked fake social media accounts tried to draw Asian-Americans to protests against racism; Facebook, YouTube, Twitter suspended the accounts   —  Campaign is first known instance of China-linked actors fomenting real-world U.S. protest; 'They're copying the Kremlin's playbook'
Sep 8, 2021, 10:40 AMIn context
Ian Carlos Campbell / The Verge:
Twitter has begun testing a “remove this follower” tool on the web that will let users remove followers without blocking them and without their knowledge   —  Remove a follower without unfollowing them  —  Twitter has begun testing the first of its proposed suite of new privacy tools …
Sep 7, 2021, 9:25 PMIn context
Frank Chaparro / The Block:
Crypto exchange FTX lands an endorsement deal with NBA star Stephen Curry, who has 15M+ Twitter followers, joining football stars Tom Brady and Trevor Lawrence   —  The operator crypto exchange FTX has struck its latest endorsement deal, this time with NBA star Steph Curry.
Sep 7, 2021, 5:50 PMIn context
Ian Carlos Campbell / The Verge:
Twitter says it is testing edge-to-edge pictures and videos in tweets on iOS to better support visual and text-based conversations   —  An Instagram-like focus on visuals  —  Twitter has announced that it's testing edge-to-edge media in tweets on iOS, creating a more full-screen …
Sep 7, 2021, 5:00 PMIn context
Jack Nicas / New York Times:
A look at Freedom Phone, a $500 device aimed at right-wing users and created by a 22-year-old bitcoin millionaire, who admitted it was made by China's Umidigi   —  A 22-year-old Bitcoin millionaire wants Republicans to ditch their iPhones for a low-end handset that he hopes to turn into a political tool.
Sep 7, 2021, 9:55 AMIn context
Jason Schreier / Bloomberg:
Former PlayStation boss Shawn Layden reveals he left due to burnout, and says the industry has a sustainability problem due to rising game development costs   —  This week: a game about ancient history and a massive video game company investment.  But first: the former boss …
Sep 7, 2021, 7:45 AMIn context
Muyao Shen / CoinDesk:
President of El Salvador says the country bought 550+ bitcoins on Monday, as the law making bitcoin legal tender in El Salvador goes into effect   —  El Salvador President Nayib Bukele announced on Twitter his government bought 200 BTC on Monday, a day before the country's Bitcoin Law …
Sep 7, 2021, 4:15 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Bloomberg:
Sources: Twitter is testing new privacy-focused tools, including archiving and hiding old tweets and editing follower lists, as part of a “social privacy” push   —  - Features give users more control over who sees which posts  — ‘Social privacy’ push targets reputation, identity management
Sep 2, 2021, 10:25 AMIn context
Kait Sanchez / The Verge:
Twitter launches Super Follows for iOS, letting a select group of US test users charge either $2.99, $4.99, or $9.99 per month for their tweets   —  Select users in the US can now charge for tweets  —  Twitter is starting to roll out Super Follows, its new feature that lets users charge for subscriber-only content.
Sep 1, 2021, 2:45 PMIn context
Jarrod Doherty / Twitter:
Twitter introduces Safety Mode, which blocks harassing accounts for seven days, in beta for some English-language accounts   —  Feeling safe on Twitter looks different for everyone.  We've rolled out features and settings that may help you to feel more comfortable and in control of your experience …
Sep 1, 2021, 12:10 PMIn context

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