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55% jump in accounts info requests by India govt in H1 2017: Twitter

55% jump in accounts info requests by India govt in H1 2017: Twitter

Indian authorities made 261 requests for account information from Twitter during the January-June period this year, up 55 per cent from the previous six months, the microblogging platform has said.

Sep 20, 2017, 18:26 PM IST

Al Jazeera says its Arabic channel Twitter account suspended

Pan-Arab satellite network Al Jazeera said on Saturday the Twitter account for its main Arabic language channel had been suspended and that it was working to get it back.

Jun 17, 2017, 14:28 PM IST

Donald Trump threatened to be sued for blocking users on Twitter

They argued that Trump`s Twitter account was a public forum, and banning users from viewing or engaging with his tweets based on their viewpoints suppresses free speech guaranteed by the First Amendment.

Jun 09, 2017, 13:24 PM IST
Twitter has huge fake account networks

Twitter has huge fake account networks

Computer scientists have found massive collections of fake accounts on the micro-blogging site Twitter, suggesting that one person or a group is managing these accounts.

Jan 25, 2017, 12:12 PM IST

Action against Delhi LG's imposters on Twitter

On January 1, the LG's office made its Twitter debut with the handle being @LtGovDelhi. 

Jan 03, 2017, 14:11 PM IST
Hackers operated Twitter accounts of Rahul Gandhi, Congress party from five countries: Delhi Police

Hackers operated Twitter accounts of Rahul Gandhi, Congress party from five countries: Delhi Police

Delhi police Cyber Cell on Wednesday received reply from Twitter on IP address used by suspects who hacked Rahul Gandhi's Twitter handle.

Dec 07, 2016, 20:39 PM IST

DNA: Congress and Rahul Gandhi's twitter accounts hacked

Congress and Rahul Gandhi's twitter account got hacked. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Dec 02, 2016, 13:33 PM IST
 Trai chairman's Twitter account hacked

Trai chairman's Twitter account hacked

Twitter account of Trai Chairman R S Sharma was hacked on Saturday and some obscene comments making fun of him were posted on the microblogging site.

Sep 10, 2016, 18:34 PM IST
Gradual decline in enthusiasm for Facebook, Twitter: Study

Gradual decline in enthusiasm for Facebook, Twitter: Study

More and more people are gradually viewing social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter and enterprise social media LinkedIn negatively than in the past, an interesting study has revealed.

Jul 28, 2016, 16:28 PM IST

Twitter co-founder Evan Williams' account hacked

In early 2015, Twitter`s chief financial officer and head of Twitter Ventures, Anthony Noto`s account was hacked that resulted in many spam messages.

Jun 09, 2016, 15:02 PM IST

UK's Cameron taunted after opposition Twitter feed hacked

The Twitter account of the leader of Britain's main opposition party has appeared to have been hacked, judging by bizarre tweets including one calling Prime Minister David Cameron a "pie".

Jan 11, 2016, 05:58 AM IST
Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara`s Twitter account hacked

Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara`s Twitter account hacked

Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara on Wednesday claimed that his Twitter account had been hacked after an obscene tweet appeared on his verified Twitter account.

Sep 02, 2015, 18:57 PM IST

Amitabh Bachchan's Twitter account hacked, 'sex sites' planted as following

Bollywood megastar - Amitabh Bachchan - who is an avid social media user, was shocked on a Monday morning to realise that his Twitter handle was hacked.

Aug 31, 2015, 13:07 PM IST

Kalam's Twitter account to remain alive in new form

Although former President A P J Abdul Kalam is no more, but his Twitter account will continue to be active in a new form.

Jul 28, 2015, 14:12 PM IST

White House launches Twitter account to defend Iran nuke deal

The White House launched a new Twitter account on Tuesday to defend the Iran nuclear deal, as US lawmakers prepared to debate the long-negotiated agreement.

Jul 21, 2015, 22:26 PM IST

Israeli PM launches Twitter account for Iranians

With Iran and world powers close to a nuclear deal, Israel's prime minister has launched a Twitter account in Farsi to reach out to the Iranian public.

Jul 14, 2015, 00:21 AM IST
Most US companies inactive on social media

Most US companies inactive on social media

Many of America's most admired companies are not very active on social media, reveals a study.

Jun 12, 2015, 18:31 PM IST

Twitter looks at on-phone apps to target new pitches

Twitter has launched a tool that takes into account what apps are on a smartphone or tablet when targeting pitches for other mini-programs people might want.

Jun 11, 2015, 09:13 AM IST
Login to Periscope without Twitter account

Login to Periscope without Twitter account

Now, you can use Twitter's live-streaming app Periscope even if you don't have a Twitter account.

May 12, 2015, 20:55 PM IST

Google+ Twitter account goes live 4 yrs after its launch

The Twitter account of social network Google+ has gone live for the first time in the last four years since it launched.

May 03, 2015, 16:03 PM IST