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Twitter CEO Says Conservative Employees ‘Don’t Feel Safe’ Expressing Opinions

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has said that the conservative employees at the social media service “don’t feel safe to express their opinions” at work. Dorsey – like his counterparts at Facebook and YouTube – has consistently said that his service isn’t biased. But the people who build Twitter are biased, Dorsey admitted in an interview last month, saying out loud what everyone already knew: Twitter, like most tech ... Read More »

Twitter CEO to Testify Before US House Panel on September 5

Twitter’s chief executive will testify before a US House of Representatives committee on September 5, the panel said on Friday, after some Republicans raised concerns about social media companies removing content from conservatives. The House Energy and Commerce Committee “intends to ask tough questions about how Twitter monitors and polices content,” Republican Representative Greg Walden, the panel’s chairman, said in a statement. ... Read More »

Morning Technical Insight on These Internet Stocks — Remark, Sogou, trivago, and Twitter

NEW YORK, March 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — WallStEquities.com strives to bring the best free research to the investment community.  Today we are offering reports on MARK, SOGO, TRVG, and TWTR which can be accessed for free by signing up to www.wallstequities.com/registration. Today, WallStEquities.com scans Remark Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: MARK), Sogou Inc. (NYSE: SOGO), trivago N.V. (NASDAQ: TRVG), and Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR). Companies ... Read More »

Twitter Seeks Business Ad Dollars With Live News, CEO Tweets

HIGHLIGHTS Twitter is going after a more niche business audience With the move, it will start competing with LinkedIn Twitter has 330 million monthly active users, struggling to grow Twitter is turning its spotlight onto a new demographic in its bid to lure more advertising dollars to its social media platform: deep-pocketed business users. The microblogging service has 330 million monthly ... Read More »

Twitter Says Will Inform When Local Law Demands Account, Content Blocking

HIGHLIGHTS Update a part of our efforts to increase transparency: Tiwtter Similar notification will be available for withheld accounts as well Users would now know if Twitter withholds a tweet due to legal reasons To help the public better understand the scope and scale of government censorship from around the world, Twitter has updated its transparency tool to tell its users the ... Read More »

‘You’re hired!’: Internet salutes Twitter employee who pulled plug on Trump

Like the Christmas truce in the first world war trenches, for 11 serene minutes it seemed like peace and harmony had broken out on earth with the sudden suspension of Donald Trump’s Twitter account. It soon emerged that the outage was not because the tech company had taken action against the US president for occasionally threatening nuclear war, nor that Trump ... Read More »

Trump blasts Clintons, NY Times, ‘fake news’ in lengthy Twitter rant

President Trump went on a wide-ranging Twitter rant Saturday morning, bashing Hillary Clinton, “fake news,” The New York Times and other favorite targets. Trump tweeted at least eight times within a one-hour period, focusing first on a Washington Post story, based on unnamed sources, that alleged Attorney General Jeff Sessions talked to a Russian ambassador during the 2016 White House ... Read More »

IIT Kanpur’s HC Verma retires, students pour adoration on Twitter

  To every student who has studied physics in high school or while pursuing higher education India, the name of HC Verma is well known and respected. The IIT Kanpur professor who has written a number of helpful volumes on the subject has announced on Twitter that he has retired. “Finally locked my IITK lab and submitted the keys to ... Read More »

NEET result 2017: CBSE’s result alert sends aspirants on Twitter rampage

For a brief while on Tuesday medical aspirants in the country sighed in relief as the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) put up an alert that the results for the National Eligibility and Entrance Test (NEET) 2017 will be declared “today”. By the evening the notification was removed, breaking out a whirlwind of confusion and exasperation among the candidates. ... Read More »

Twitter Starts Rolling Out New Look for Web, Apps, TweetDeck, and Twitter Lite

Twitter has unveiled a new look, and much like some previous changes the company has made to its short-messaging service, it’s not going over so well with the Twitterati. “Today, with lots of feedback and ideas from you, we’re refreshing our product too and making it feel lighter, faster, and easier to use. We listened closely and kept what you ... Read More »