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Twitter rebrands ad suite, talks platform safety

During its Q2 media briefing, Twitter unveiled changes to its products for advertisers and provided an update on the contentious issue of safety on its platform.If you were confused by Twitter’s many advertising options, it seems you were not alone. The company has responded to requests from advertisers to simplify by rebranding its ad product…

Twitter bleibt in Russland gedrosselt

MOSKAU (dpa-AFX) – Russland will die Geschwindigkeit des Kurznachrichtendienstes Twitter noch bis Mitte Mai verlangsamen. Die Medienaufsichtsbehörde Roskomnadsor gibt dem US-Konzern zugleich mehr Zeit, um verbotene Inhalte wie kinderpornografisches Material zu entfernen. Das gab die Behörde am Montag in Moskau bekannt. Sie droht weiterhin, Twitter in Russland zu blockieren, sollte das Unternehmen der Aufforderung aus…

Twitter Banned Me for Saying the ‘M’ Word: Memphis

Screenshot: Twitter/GizmodoDue to a bizarre bug, the bird site is temporarily banning folks for tweeting the word “Memphis.” On Sunday, a number of Twitter users suddenly found their accounts locked for 12 hours apparently just for saying the word—myself included.What Twitter has against the second-largest city in Tennessee is anyone’s guess. Maybe they’re just not big…

MyPillow Guy Says He’s Starting Some Kind of Little Twitter Platform That’s ‘Not Just Like a Little Twitter Platform’

Photo: Drew Angerer (Getty Images)Mike Lindell, America’s pillow man, may be being sued for $1.3 billion for spreading hoax, pro-Donald Trump conspiracy theories claiming election tech manufacturer Dominion Voting Systems engaged in massive fraud to get Joe Biden into office. But soon that might only be a sliver of the MyPillow founder’s riches, because he’s…

Twitter reacts to Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s Oprah interview – CNET

The Oprah interview was revealing, and at times heartbreaking. Getty Just yesterday, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry sat down with Oprah for a much-anticipated tell-all interview that actually ended up being more revealing than most expected. It covered everything from their wedding to Meghan’s treatment by the press and alleged racism aimed at the Duchess of Sussex. Meghan…

Report: Bot Twitter Accounts Surface Defending WFT’s Culture Under Daniel Snyder

Susan Walsh/Associated PressThe Washington Football Team is the subject of an independent investigation into the team’s workplace culture after 15 female ex-team employees said they were sexually harassed while they were with the organization. That is in addition to other reports of team employee misconduct against two female reporters and former team cheerleaders.Amid news that…

Twitter to launch new engineering hub in Toronto

Twitter is building its first Canadian engineering team, adding dozens of new members to its office in downtown Toronto in the coming months, the company announced today. The company says it’s still determining the size of the team based on need and scale, but it plans to post at least 24 roles on its “Careers” page…