Slashdot Items Tagged "twitter"

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Monday December 05, 2016 @12:51AM EU Threatens Twitter And Facebook With Possible 'Hate Speech' Laws
Saturday December 03, 2016 @02:32PM Drupal Event Apologizes For Giving Out Copies Of Playboy
Friday December 02, 2016 @08:21PM Of 8 Tech Companies, Only Twitter Says It Would Refuse To Help Build Muslim Registry For Trump
Friday December 02, 2016 @03:48PM Reuters Built An Algorithm That Can Identify Real News On Twitter
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @06:50PM Twitters Says It Will Ban Trump If He Breaks Hate-Speech Rules
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @11:46AM Social Media Is Killing Discourse Because It's Too Much Like TV
Saturday November 26, 2016 @12:06PM False Porn-on-CNN Report Shows How Quickly Fake News Spreads
Friday November 25, 2016 @10:25PM Advertising Company AppNexus Bans Breitbart News Over Hate Speech
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @04:46PM Surveillance Firm 'Geofeedia' Cuts Half of Staff After Losing Access To Twitter, Facebook
Monday November 21, 2016 @12:55PM China Says Terrorism, Fake News Impel Greater Global Internet Curbs
Monday November 21, 2016 @11:26AM 'Quit Social Media. Your Career May Depend on It.'
Monday November 21, 2016 @12:56AM EFF Report Finds 74% Of Censorship News Stories Are About Facebook
Sunday November 20, 2016 @02:31PM Spammers Compromised Popular Twitter Accounts Including Viacom And Microsoft Xbox
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @11:50AM Twitter Suspends American Far-Right Activists' Accounts
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @11:24AM The FBI Got Its Hands on Data That Twitter Wouldn't Give the CIA
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @09:22AM Twitter Says It's Cracking Down on Hate Speech
Monday November 14, 2016 @11:18PM US Internet Firms Ask Trump To Support Encryption, Ease Regulations
Monday November 14, 2016 @03:56PM Google Surfaces Fake News About Election Results
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @05:04PM Donald Trump Won Because of Facebook
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @09:44AM Twitter May Save Vine by Selling it
Friday November 04, 2016 @05:45PM Turkey Doubles Down On Censorship With Block On VPNs, Tor
Friday November 04, 2016 @09:20AM Turkey Blocks Access To Twitter, WhatsApp, YouTube, and Facebook
Sunday October 30, 2016 @04:21PM 'Armies' of Twitter Bots Bolster Both The Trump And Clinton Campaigns
Friday October 28, 2016 @12:58AM Pornhub Offers To Buy Vine Because 'Six Seconds Is More Than Enough'
Thursday October 27, 2016 @01:55PM Twitter is Shutting Down Its Video App Vine
Thursday October 27, 2016 @09:12AM Twitter Is Cutting 9% of Its Global Workforce
Monday October 24, 2016 @08:34PM Twitter Plans To Cut About 300 Jobs As Soon As This Week: Bloomberg
Friday October 21, 2016 @08:06PM WikiLeaks To Its Supporters: 'Stop Taking Down the US Internet, You Proved Your Point'
Friday October 21, 2016 @02:51PM Amid Major Internet Outages, Affected Websites Have Lessons To Learn
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @06:18PM Hillary Clinton's Campaign Creates Way To Make Money From Donald Trump's Tweets
Saturday October 15, 2016 @06:24AM No One Wants To Buy Twitter
Thursday October 13, 2016 @07:44PM Ken Bone May Have Violated FTC Guidelines With Uber Tweet
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @12:08PM Facebook, Instagram, Twitter Block Tool For Cops To Surveil You On Social Media
Sunday October 09, 2016 @01:22PM Dropbox, Google Drive, GitHub and Microsoft OneDrive Cloud Services Blocked In Turkey
Friday October 07, 2016 @10:15AM Judge: Lawsuits Now Can Be Served Using Twitter
Saturday October 01, 2016 @04:55PM Multiple Linux Distributions Affected By Crippling Bug In Systemd
Friday September 30, 2016 @02:58PM Researchers Ask Federal Court To Unseal Years of Surveillance Records
Friday September 23, 2016 @04:10PM VR Devs Pull Support For Oculus Rift Until Palmer Luckey Steps Down
Friday September 23, 2016 @09:48AM Salesforce, Google, Microsoft, Verizon Are In Talks With Twitter For a Potential Acquisition
Monday September 19, 2016 @03:52PM Twitter No Longer Counts Photos, GIFs, Videos Toward 140-Character Limit
Monday September 12, 2016 @11:39PM Twitter Will Extend Its 140 Character Limit On September 19th
Sunday September 11, 2016 @11:51PM Firefox 49 Postponed One Week Due To Unexpected Bugs
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @06:01PM Revived Lawsuit Says Twitter DMs Are Like Handing ISIS a Satellite Phone
Friday August 26, 2016 @04:54PM Twitter Is Working On Anti-Harassment Keyword Filtering Tool, Says Report
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @06:03PM YouTube Plans To Bring Photos, Polls, and Text To Its Video Service
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @12:10AM Microsoft Buys AI-Powered Scheduling App Genee
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @05:49PM Sony Tries To Remove News Articles About PlayStation 4 Slim Leak From The Internet
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @01:02AM US Customs and Border Protection Wants To Know Who You Are On Twitter
Sunday August 21, 2016 @12:53PM Twitter Announces New Blocking and Filtering Features
Thursday August 18, 2016 @01:05PM Twitter Has Suspended 235,000 Accounts Since February For Promoting Terrorism
Sunday August 14, 2016 @11:55PM Former Twitter Employees: 'Abuse Problem' Comes From Their Culture Of Free Speech
Thursday August 11, 2016 @07:13PM Cracking The Code On Trump Tweets
Thursday August 11, 2016 @06:43PM Twitter CEO Dick Costolo Secretly Censored Abusive Responses To President Obama, Says Report
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @06:33PM Twitter Is Not Legally Responsible For The Rise of ISIS, Rules California District Court
Sunday August 07, 2016 @11:57AM Edward Snowden Is Not Dead Despite Mysterious Tweets, Says Glenn Greenwald
Saturday August 06, 2016 @08:01PM Stopping Trolls Is 'Now Life and Death For Twitter', Argues Backchannel
Monday August 01, 2016 @06:15PM Apple Replaces The Pistol Emoji With A Water Gun
Friday July 29, 2016 @07:38PM Snowden Questions WikiLeaks' Methods of Releasing Leaks
Friday July 29, 2016 @11:01AM British Spy Agency GCHQ Used URL Shortener To Honeypot Arab Spring Activists
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @11:41AM Olympics Committee Says Non-Sponsors Are Banned From Tweeting About the Olympics
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @11:38AM Notorious Group OurMine Hacks TechCrunch
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @10:49AM Pop Star Tells Fans To Send Their Twitter Passwords, But It Might Be Illegal
Monday July 25, 2016 @05:49PM Vine's Source Code Was Accidentally Made Public For Five Minutes
Monday July 25, 2016 @03:04PM Twitter, a 10-Year-Old Company, Is Still Explaining What Twitter Is
Sunday July 24, 2016 @02:06PM Programming Language Gurus Converge on 'Curry On' Conference
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:11PM Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube Blocked In Turkey During Reported Coup Attempt
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @04:01PM Pokemon Go Becomes Biggest Mobile Game In US History
Saturday July 09, 2016 @06:02PM Yahoo and Twitter CEOs Have Their Twitter Accounts Compromised
Thursday July 07, 2016 @03:22PM Baton Rouge Police Database Hacked In Retaliation For Killing of Alton Sterling
Sunday July 03, 2016 @12:11AM Self-Driving Tesla Owners Share Videos of Reckless Driving
Friday July 01, 2016 @09:00AM Why Twitter Can't Even Protect Tech CEOs From Getting Hacked
Thursday June 30, 2016 @08:57AM Hacker Takes Over Oculus CEO's Twitter Account, Announces New CEO
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @05:15PM 3 Million Strong Botnet Grows Right Under Twitter's Nose
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @05:10PM 3 Million Strong Botnet Grows Right Under Twitter's Nose
Monday June 20, 2016 @03:38PM Tumblr Is Launching Live Video This Week
Monday June 20, 2016 @03:27PM Twitter Pays $150 Million For Magic Pony Technology
Thursday June 16, 2016 @04:54PM Twitter, Facebook and Google Sued For Facilitating Paris Attacks
Thursday June 16, 2016 @03:55PM Now Advertisers Are Watching Your Emojis On Twitter
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @01:44AM Social Media Overtakes Television As Young People's Main Source of News, Says Report
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @04:22PM Twitter Invests $70 Million In Music Streaming Service SoundCloud
Sunday June 12, 2016 @11:47AM Anonymous Posts Pornography To Hijacked ISIS Twitter Accounts
Saturday June 11, 2016 @04:19PM How Activist DeRay Mckesson's Twitter Account Was Hacked
Saturday June 11, 2016 @03:42PM Twitter Denies Breach of 32 Million Accounts
Thursday June 09, 2016 @10:24PM British Startup Strip Mines Renters' Private Social Media For Landlords
Thursday June 09, 2016 @12:31AM Russian Hacker Selling Information of 32 Million Twitter Accounts, Report Says
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @03:35PM Report: People Are Spending Much Less Time On Social Media
Monday June 06, 2016 @07:59AM Mark Zuckerberg's Twitter and Pinterest Accounts Hacked
Thursday June 02, 2016 @12:21AM Twitter Ignites Censorship Debate After Removal Of Parody Putin Account
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @04:31PM TeamViewer Servers Go Down, Users Believe They Are Hacked
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @04:14PM Tech Giants Agree To Rid The Internet of Hate Speech
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @12:44PM Microsoft, Facebook, YouTube and Others Agree To Remove Hate Speech Across the EU
Thursday May 26, 2016 @02:45PM Study: '50% of Misogynistic Tweets From Women'
Monday May 16, 2016 @11:58PM Twitter To Stop Counting Photos And Links In 140-Character Limit
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @03:02PM French Inquiry Launched After Live Suicide Broadcast On Periscope
Monday May 09, 2016 @11:42AM Twitter Blocks Feds From Data Mining Service
Monday May 09, 2016 @08:40AM Parents Could Be Sued By Their Kids For Posting Pictures of Them On Facebook
Sunday April 24, 2016 @08:51PM U.S. Goverment Shames Texting Drivers on Twitter
Saturday April 23, 2016 @11:25PM Hacker Collective Attacks KKK Sites
Saturday April 23, 2016 @03:48PM From Uber To Eric Schmidt, Tech Is Closer To the US Government Than You'd Think
Friday April 22, 2016 @12:09AM Pro-Clinton Super PAC Caught Spending $1 Million On Social Media Trolls
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @09:31AM Stephen Fry Urges Young To Flee 'Dystopian' Social Networks
Monday April 18, 2016 @02:10PM Twitter Appoints Chief In China With Former Chinese Military Ties
Friday April 15, 2016 @08:44AM CIA Is Investing Heavily In Firms That Do Social Media Mining and Surveillance
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @09:00AM Medium, Twitter Founder on Media: We Put Junk Food In Front Of Them and They Eat It
Monday April 11, 2016 @10:14AM Top Tech Firms Urged To Step Up Online Abuse Fightback
Friday April 08, 2016 @10:15AM Facebook Users Are Sharing Less and It's a Big Problem
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @09:58AM Facebook Guesses What's In Pictures To Help Visually Impaired
Friday April 01, 2016 @01:59PM North Korea Officially Blocks Facebook, Twitter and YouTube
Thursday March 31, 2016 @09:40AM Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Deal Endorsed by Major Tech Group
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @03:27PM Why ISIS Is Winning The Online Propaganda War
Sunday March 27, 2016 @07:46AM Messaging Giant Line Becomes a Phone Carrier in Japan
Saturday March 26, 2016 @08:12AM Heavy Social Media Users Trapped In Endless Cycle of Depression
Friday March 25, 2016 @01:57PM Heavy Social Media Users 'Trapped In Endless Cycle of Depression'
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @03:28PM FBI Grows "Cyber Most Wanted" List With Syrian Electronic Army Members
Friday March 18, 2016 @06:33PM Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey: the 140-Character Limit 'Is Staying'
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @11:17PM Algorithm Deduces Drunk Tweets From Geolocation, Behavioral Data
Monday March 14, 2016 @11:56AM Google, Facebook, WhatsApp and Others To Beef Up Encryption
Saturday March 12, 2016 @04:03PM Children To Parents: 'Don't Post About Me On Facebook Without Asking Me'
Friday March 11, 2016 @11:07PM Twitter Can Predict Hurricane Damage As Well As Emergency Agencies
Monday March 07, 2016 @07:13PM 4chan Founder Chris Poole Will Try To Fix Social At Google
Monday March 07, 2016 @04:38PM Hacker May Have Discovered Plans For A Tesla P100D
Monday March 07, 2016 @11:21AM Anonymous Claims Twitter Is Suspending 'OpISIS' Member Accounts
Friday February 26, 2016 @06:32PM Did Twitter Exec Censor #WhichHillary In Advance of Sunday Fundraiser, Key Primary?
Friday February 26, 2016 @01:31PM How Donald Trump Uses Twitter As a Weapon of Fear
Friday February 26, 2016 @09:25AM Turkish Gov't Retaliates After Hackers Release Police Data Via Twitter
Thursday February 25, 2016 @07:39PM ISIS Makes Direct Threats Against Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey
Thursday February 25, 2016 @07:35PM Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter To Back Apple With Legal Filing In FBI Case
Thursday February 25, 2016 @01:55PM How Ugandans Overturned an Election-Day Blackout of Social Media Apps
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @02:19PM Twitter Rolls Out GIF Button
Monday February 15, 2016 @04:26PM Hackers Break Into Ringo Starr's Twitter Account With Simple Password Reset
Monday February 15, 2016 @12:31PM 'The Room Had Started To Smell. Really Quite Bad': Stephen Fry Exits Twitter
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @02:12PM Twitter's Timeline Option Puts Important Tweets Up Top
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @03:18PM Twitter Launches Trust and Safety Council To Help Put End To Trolling
Saturday February 06, 2016 @09:25AM Twitter Tackles Terrorists In Targeted Takedown
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @12:17AM How the Raspberry Pi Can Automatically Tweet Complaints About Your Slow Internet
Saturday January 30, 2016 @01:47PM Why Does Twitter Refuse To Shut Down Donald Trump?
Thursday January 28, 2016 @05:26PM A Customer-Driven Business Model For Twitter
Saturday December 26, 2015 @09:31PM Twitter Says It's Beating the Trolls
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @12:52PM Twitter Testing Non-Chronological Timelines
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @08:42AM Spotting And Culling Terrorist Groups On Social Media: Pipe Dream, or Possibility?
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @01:25PM Snowden Joins Twitter, Follows NSA
Friday September 25, 2015 @09:15PM Intelligent System Hunts Out Malware Hidden In Shortened URLs
Thursday September 10, 2015 @09:42AM An Algorithm To Stop Joke Plagiarists
Sunday July 26, 2015 @10:20PM Twitter Yanks Tweets That Repeat Copyrighted Joke
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @03:40AM 2,200 year-old town uses Twitter to run the entire city
Friday May 08, 2015 @05:29PM Dropbox Moves Accounts Outside North America To Ireland
Friday February 27, 2015 @11:53PM Twitter Adds "Report Dox" Option
Saturday February 07, 2015 @02:33PM NYPD Creates Fake Social Media Profiles To Track Loud Parties, Underage Drinking
Thursday February 05, 2015 @09:04AM Twitter CEO: "We Suck" At Dealing With Trolls, Vows To Kick Them Out
Saturday January 24, 2015 @09:14PM Twitter Moves To Curb Instagram Links
Thursday January 01, 2015 @02:39PM Would Twitter Make President Obama 'Follow' the Tea Party If the Price Is Right?
Monday December 29, 2014 @12:55PM Neil DeGrasse Tyson Explains His Christmas Tweet
Monday December 29, 2014 @12:35PM Twitter Bug Locks Out Many Users
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @08:40AM Twitter Use By Romney and Obama In 2012 Highlight the Speed of Social Media
Saturday July 26, 2014 @01:09AM Man Booted From Southwest Flight and Threatened With Arrest After Critical Tweet
Monday June 16, 2014 @08:29PM #twatch Open Hardware Networked LCD Screen
Friday June 13, 2014 @07:21PM Man Arrested For Parodying Mayor On Twitter Files Civil Rights Lawsuit
Thursday June 12, 2014 @10:19AM Egyptian Blogger Sentenced to 15 Years For Organizing Protest
Sunday May 25, 2014 @09:51PM Twitter Capitulates To Governments, Censors Users
Friday May 16, 2014 @10:03AM EFF: Amazon, AT&T, and Snapchat Most Likely To Rat On You To the Gov't
Thursday May 15, 2014 @09:04AM Data Mining Reveals How Wording Influences Tweet Propagation
Friday April 18, 2014 @05:51PM Peoria Mayor Sends Police To Track Down Twitter Parodist
Wednesday March 26, 2014 @01:07PM Court Orders Turkish Twitter Ban Temporarily Lifted, Twitter Prepares Challenge
Monday March 24, 2014 @03:57PM Turkish Finance Minister Defends Twitter Ban
Sunday March 23, 2014 @04:45PM Turkey Heightens Twitter Censorship with Mandated IP Blocking
Sunday March 23, 2014 @10:04AM Twitter Turns 8; May Drop Hashtags and @replies
Friday February 14, 2014 @08:33PM Venezuelan Regime Censoring Twitter
Tuesday February 04, 2014 @09:07AM Rome Police Use Twitter To Battle Illegal Parking
Wednesday January 29, 2014 @10:27AM Developer Loses Single-Letter Twitter Handle Through Extortion
Saturday December 28, 2013 @11:16PM Researchers Claim Facebook Is 'Dead and Buried' To Many Young Users
Friday December 13, 2013 @07:07PM UK Men Arrested For Anti-Semitic Tweets After Football Game
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @08:28AM Twitter Will Track Your Browsing To Sell Ads
Sunday November 24, 2013 @09:09PM Image Lifted From Twitter Leads to $1.2M Payout For Haitian Photog
Saturday November 23, 2013 @10:03PM Twitter Implements Forward Secrecy For Connections
Sunday October 13, 2013 @06:25PM Oil Traders Misread Tweet, Oil Prices Spike
Saturday October 12, 2013 @07:34AM NY Comic Con Takes Over Attendees' Twitter Accounts To Praise Itself
Saturday October 05, 2013 @05:35PM Social Fixer Falls Victim To Facebook Legal Threats
Tuesday October 01, 2013 @07:20AM Saudi Cleric Pummeled On Twitter For Claiming Driving Damages Women's Ovaries
Tuesday September 24, 2013 @12:21PM China Lifts Bans On Social Media, Foreign ISPs In Free Trade Zone
Tuesday September 24, 2013 @11:19AM Horse_ebooks Is Human After All
Friday August 30, 2013 @03:25PM A Secure, Open-Source Twitter Replacement
Wednesday August 14, 2013 @08:49AM Twitter Buzz As an Election Predictor
Tuesday August 13, 2013 @07:40AM Aussie Public Servant Criticises Gov't On Twitter, Gets Sacked
Saturday August 10, 2013 @09:22AM There Is a Fly In My Tweet: Tracking Food-Borne Illness the Crowd-Sourced Way
Thursday June 20, 2013 @10:17AM Attackers Tweet As They Assault UN Development Program Compound
Monday June 03, 2013 @02:31PM Vine Launches On Android
Sunday June 02, 2013 @03:16PM Turkish PM: "To Me, Social Media Is the Worst Menace To Society."
Friday May 24, 2013 @06:37PM How To Hack Twitter's Two-Factor Authentication
Tuesday April 30, 2013 @07:59AM Syrian Electronic Army Hijacks Guardian Twitter Feeds
Tuesday April 23, 2013 @07:57AM Harvard/MIT Student Creates GPU Database, Hacker-Style
Sunday April 21, 2013 @08:28AM CBS Twitter Feed Compromised
Saturday April 20, 2013 @02:37PM British Woman's Twitter Comments Spark Expensive Libel Claims
Thursday April 18, 2013 @10:24AM Twitter Launches the World's Umpteenth Online Music Site
Wednesday April 10, 2013 @09:35AM Yokohama Accidentally Tweets That NK Missile Is Inbound
Thursday March 21, 2013 @11:53AM Twitter-shaming can cost you your job - whether you're giving or receiving
Thursday March 21, 2013 @10:26AM BBC Twitter Accounts Hacked By Pro-Assad Syrian Electronic Army
Thursday March 21, 2013 @10:01AM BBC Twitter Accounts Hacked by Pro-Assad Syrian Electronic Army
Wednesday March 13, 2013 @11:22AM Twitter API changes lead to demise of Twit Cleaner
Tuesday March 12, 2013 @04:20PM Live Tweeting the Symphony?
Monday March 11, 2013 @06:36AM Many Watering Holes, Targets In Hacks That Netted Facebook, Twitter and Apple