Twitter Criticized By U.K. Legislators For Inadequate Response

Microblogging platform Twitter has been accused by a UK parliamentary committee of offering an inadequate response with regards to questions on how Russian propaganda was used during the referendum on the European Union. Earlier in the week the microblogging platform submitted six tweets which it claimed were advertisements paid for by Russians in the course…

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Twitter’s Inquiries Unveil Nine Russian Brexit Ads

After conducting its investigations, Twitter has finally made its statement. It has asserted that it found six ads promoting referendum-related content linking all of them to Russian sources. It was a short while ago when the Electoral Commission reached out to all the social media companies compelling them to submit the data. One of the…

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Twitter Users Embracing The Longer Tweets In An Unexpected Way

The new changes by Twitter are apparently being received pretty well by the various users of the platform. It is now beyond any cloud of doubt that quite a significant number of the users prefer the longer tweets as opposed to the shorter ones. This information was unveiled by a research that was conducted recently…

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Twitter Bots Take Center Stage In Aiding Russian #NoRussiaNoGames Backlash Against Olympic Ban

Russia’s exclusion from the Olympics has aroused backlash and social media protests that have even been aided by Twitter bots through a hashtag pushing for the country’s inclusion into the Winter Olympics. Twitter’s bots have played a significant part in popularizing the campaign through the hashtag, #NoRussiaNoGames. Many Russians have expressed their displeasure and disappointment…

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