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Twitter blocks 3.7 lakh accounts in six months

Twitter blocks 3.7 lakh accounts in six months

Twitter has blocked over 3.7-lakh accounts for promoting terrorism in the second half of 2016, bringing the total number of accounts shut by the popular micro-blogging website to over six lakhs in 18 months.

Mar 22, 2017, 17:14 PM IST
New iphone app may help find strangers on Facebook

New iphone app may help find strangers on Facebook

Users can take a picture of anyone and run it through the Facezam app which will show them their Facebook profile.

Mar 15, 2017, 11:57 AM IST
Facebook pays more UK tax after outcry

Facebook pays more UK tax after outcry

Facebook paid 4.17 million (USD 5.18 million, 4.63 million euros) in British corporation tax last year, up from just ?4,327 in 2014, accounts showed on Sunday.

Oct 09, 2016, 22:02 PM IST
Twitter eases 140-character limit on tweets

Twitter eases 140-character limit on tweets

Twitter announced Monday it was easing its 140-character limit on tweets, implementing a policy announced in May to no longer factor certain add-ons including pictures into a message`s length.

Sep 19, 2016, 23:03 PM IST
Twitter eases process for verified accounts

Twitter eases process for verified accounts

Twitter said today it was streamlining the process for creating verified accounts, a move likely to boost the number of users with a "blue badge" icon.

Jul 20, 2016, 09:32 AM IST