Effectiveness Of Twitter For ISIS Reducing

Dublin City University researchers have concluded that the effectiveness of Twitter as platform for terrorists affiliated to the Islamic State has reduced due to how fast pro-Islamic State accounts are taken down. The study discovered that about 65% of such accounts were suspended within two and a half months after they were created. Social media…

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Artist Takes Twitter on Through Some Offline Hate Tweets

A German-Israeli artist recently launched claims that Twitter had failed to delete hate speech tweets on its platform. The determination of the artist has shocked many after he decided to take matters in his own hands. He has stenciled the messages on the road right in front of the provider’s Hamburg headquarters. Shahak Shapira together…

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Twitter Suspends A Twitter Bot Shortly After Trump Re-Tweeted

On Saturday, President Donald Trump replied to twitter account that indicated immense support for him. He thanked Nicole, who was apparently the owner of the account. It is this particular instance that has led to the rewarding of that particular account. However, a number of observers have been quick to notice an odd attribute regarding…

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Tech Firms Google And Twitter Join Efforts To Fight Radicalism In Indonesia

Twitter and Google have agreed to conduct more policing of their platforms to prevent the proliferation of content created and posted by extremist groups. This comes after Indonesian authorities threatened to shutter messaging and social media apps in the event that they failed to prevent the spread of extremist content. According to Indonesia’s Information Technology…

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