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Twitter suspended 360,000 accounts for 'promotion of terrorism' in a year

Twitter said it had shut down 360,000 accounts related to "promotion of terrorism" since the middle of 2015, the company said in a blog post on Thursday. The microblogging platform said it had suspended 235,000 accounts

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Twitter toils to boost users as income stalls

Twitter reported its slowest revenue growth since going public in 2013 and set a disappointing forecast, fanning concerns that faster growing social media services will make it a niche product. The microblogging service operator&#

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Twitter, Facebook stem celebrations of Nice attack

Twitter moved swiftly to remove posts from Islamic extremists glorifying a truck attack in Nice, France, watchdog groups said Friday, in a rare round of praise for a platform that has often struggled to contain violent propaganda.

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Twitter buys machine-learning firm Magic Pony

Twitter said on Monday it acquired London-based Magic Pony Technology, a machine-learning startup that specializes in working with images, to deliver better video and picture content. Twitter did not disclose the financial terms o

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Algeria blocks social media to stop exam cheats

Algerian authorities have temporarily blocked access to Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites to try to stop cheats posting high school exam papers online, state media reported on Sunday. Tens of thousands of high school

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Twitter invests $70m in music service

Twitter has invested about $70 million in Berlin-based music service SoundCloud, technology website Re/code reported citing people familiar with the deal. Twitter confirmed the investment, but did not provide any financia

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Hacker puts 33m Twitter passwords for sale online

As many as 33 million Twitter usernames and passwords have reportedly been put on sale online, said a report. According to a report on LeakedSource, a Russian hacker - who goes by the name Tessa88 - claims to be in posses

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Twitter drops photos, videos from 140-character limit

User names and media attachments such as photos and videos will no longer count toward the length of a tweet, Twitter Inc said on Tuesday, but the 140-character limit will stay. Twitter said the change, part of its efforts to simp

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Twitter to eliminate photos, links in character count

Twitter users will soon have more flexibility in writing tweets because the company plans to stop including photos and links as part of its 140-character limit, according to a Bloomberg report. The social media platform has faced

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Twitter to stream NFL Thursday night games

Twitter has won a deal to broadcast Thursday night National Football League games online, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing a source familiar with the matter. Twitter was bidding against a number of companies, including Verizo

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