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
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
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
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
Some Twitter users accused Dorsey of "bigotry" and "racism" after the poster went viral.Nov 20, 2018, 18:06 PM IST
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
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
This study founds a unique correlation between use of various types of social media and disordered eating.May 29, 2016, 09:52 AM IST
Half of abusive words women face on micro blogging site Twitter come from fellow women.May 28, 2016, 13:35 PM IST
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, adweek.com reported.May 13, 2016, 14:47 PM IST
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.
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
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,” recode.net reported.
Twitter users are creating 500 million tweets per day and 200 billion tweets every year.Mar 21, 2016, 11:11 AM IST
According to Twitter, it documents more than 300 million active users across the globe till now.Mar 21, 2016, 00:06 AM IST
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