Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey pledges to make content moderation more transparent

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said the platform is making a lot of progress in its accountability by "owning our mistakes and correcting, and reliability by following published principles and not wavering". He told analysts that "We are lacking in transparency and giving people more choice and control".

Feb 26, 2021, 15:47 PM IST

Twitter gets government notice for showing Leh in Jammu and Kashmir

The ministry has directed Twitter to explain within five working days as to why legal action should not be initiated against it.


Nov 12, 2020, 19:48 PM IST

Twitter officials arrive in Parliament for discussion, snubbed by panel members

A parliamentary committee had summoned Twitter officials over the issue of safeguarding citizens' rights on social media platforms.

Feb 11, 2019, 17:57 PM IST

Action likely, hints govt after Twitter officials refuse to appear before Parliamentary panel

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and other top executives of the company had declined to appear before the parliamentary panel citing "short notice" period.

Feb 09, 2019, 18:09 PM IST

Twitter India apologises over CEO Jack Dorsey 'Smash Brahminical Patriarchy' poster row

Some Twitter users accused Dorsey of "bigotry" and "racism" after the poster went viral.

Nov 20, 2018, 18:06 PM IST

Twitter apologies for glitch forcing users to follow President Donald Trump

Hundreds of thousands of people were forced to follow US President Donald Trump on Twitter after a technical glitch, prompting the social networking site to apologise to users. 

Jan 22, 2017, 13:29 PM IST

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's account hacked: Report

After a series of celebrity Twitter handle hacks over the past few months, Jack Dorsey, the CEO of Twitter, had his account compromised briefly on Saturday, a media report said.

Jul 09, 2016, 16:42 PM IST

Tweeting often causes eating disorder

This study founds a unique correlation between use of various types of social media and disordered eating.

May 29, 2016, 09:52 AM IST

Women too post sexist comments on Twitter, reveals study

Half of abusive words women face on micro blogging site Twitter come from fellow women.

May 28, 2016, 13:35 PM IST

Reason behind better brand positioning are social media influencers: Twitter

About 20 percent of respondents said they shared something they saw from an influencer while one-third of millennials (those born in two decades after 1980) reported that they follow a social media influencer on Twitter or Vine, reported.

May 13, 2016, 14:47 PM IST

How Twitter can help prevent asthma-related hospitalisation!

When the number of asthma-related tweets increased in a given week, the researchers found, the number of asthma emergency department visits or hospitalisations increased proportionally during the following week.

May 02, 2016, 18:47 PM IST

Tweets from official accounts can cease rumours: Study

The research claims that tweets from “official accounts” like emergency responders, government agencies or media companies can can bring down the pace of rumours on Twitter and correct misinformation.

Apr 07, 2016, 13:29 PM IST

Twitter seeks feedback on new feature

According to Twitter, the feature will also let you “see how other users from around the world have edited the same photo” and will also “suggest photos that you can edit and post to participate in trending conversations and breaking news,” reported. 

Mar 23, 2016, 17:42 PM IST

Twitter sends 140-character message to users on 10th birthday

Twitter users are creating 500 million tweets per day and 200 billion tweets every year.

Mar 21, 2016, 11:11 AM IST

Microblogging website Twitter turns 10 today

According to Twitter, it documents more than 300 million active users across the globe till now.

Mar 21, 2016, 00:06 AM IST

ISIS makes life threats to Facebook, Twitter heads

 The dreaded Islamic State miltant group has made life threats to Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey in a new video which shows their photos riddled with digitally added bullet holes, mocking the social media websites' attempts to block terrorist content from their platforms.

Feb 25, 2016, 16:50 PM IST