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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Controversial Ex-Banker Gambles Twitter’s Future On One Risky Bet

2016 will go down records as the time when Twitter’s employees felt like they couldn’t take any more frustration. Leadership changes were going overboard. Some two rounds of layoffs were enough to slow down the company’s growth. The languishing stock price was becoming an issue of great concern. Reports also came out from time to…

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Twitter’s Data Licensing Posts Strong Growth Amidst Stagnant User Numbers

Despite disappointing results from Twitter with regards to monthly user growth, the microblogging’s data licensing business grew by 26% year-over-year to reach revenues of $85 million. While this stream of revenue only comprises about 15% of the total revenue from the social network company, it enjoys higher profit margins compared to revenues garnered from advertising….

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