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Silver Lake to invest $1 bn in Twitter; executive officer to join board: Here's all you need to know about PE firm
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Silver Lake to invest $1 bn in Twitter; executive officer to join board: Here's all you need to know about PE firm

A pioneer in technology investing, Silver Lake's portfolio of investments collectively generates more than $204 billion of revenue annually and employs more than 356,000 people globally

Twitter, Facebook dismantle China-based campaign to undermine HK protests
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Twitter, Facebook dismantle China-based campaign to undermine HK protests

Twitter suspended operations that appeared to be a coordinated state-backed effort originating in China.

Trump accuses Twitter of 'shadow banning' accounts of fellow Republicans
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Trump accuses Twitter of 'shadow banning' accounts of fellow Republicans

Trump accused the company of targeting fellow Republicans with a practice dubbed “shadow banning".

Top Twitter users see substantial dip in followers after recent policy change
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Top Twitter users see substantial dip in followers after recent policy change

Twitter not counting as followers any accounts that have been locked because of suspected fraud.

Britain urges social media companies to build systems to detect and block violent militant messaging
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Britain urges social media companies to build systems to detect and block violent militant messaging

She noted that she visited Silicon Valley companies, including Alphabet Inc’s Google and YouTube, Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc, earlier this year and called on them to do more to take down or block militant content.

Facebook to bring changes in managing political ads ahead of the next US elections
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Facebook to bring changes in managing political ads ahead of the next US elections

Disclosures by Facebook, Twitter Inc, and Alphabet Inc’s Google that their products were battlegrounds for Russian election meddling last year have turned into a crisis for Silicon Valley.

Twitter may lay off 8 percent of its workforce this week
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Twitter may lay off 8 percent of its workforce this week

Twitter Inc may cut 8 percent of its workforce or about 300 people, Bloomberg reported on Monday, citing people it said were familiar with the matter.

Twitter has shut down 360,000 accounts for promoting violence and extremism
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Twitter has shut down 360,000 accounts for promoting violence and extremism

Twitter Inc has shut down 360,000 accounts for threatening or promoting terrorist acts since the middle of 2015, the company said in a blog post.

Twitter denies rumours of shutting down in 2017 after #SaveTwitter hashtag goes viral
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Twitter denies rumours of shutting down in 2017 after #SaveTwitter hashtag goes viral

Twitter Inc denied on Thursday rumors that the social media messaging service will be shutting down in 2017, denouncing the claim as groundless.

French killer's Facebook broadcast underscores challenges to live videos
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French killer's Facebook broadcast underscores challenges to live videos

After Larossi Abballa killed a French police commander and the commander's partner, he took to Facebook Live to encourage viewers to follow his example

Could Twitter have a new owner? Traders wish potential acquisition
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Could Twitter have a new owner? Traders wish potential acquisition

Dick Costolo's decision to step down as Twitter Inc's chief executive last week failed to stem the weeks-long slide in the company's shares, but options traders appear to be betting on a near-term rebound.

Auto-deleting on Twitter as an option? Here's how some are using it already
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Auto-deleting on Twitter as an option? Here's how some are using it already

What happens if you want to delete something you wrote a year back on Twitter?Auto-delet to the rescue it is.

Where do you go my lovely? Twitter has a ball searching for Rahul Gandhi on 'leave'
Politics

Where do you go my lovely? Twitter has a ball searching for Rahul Gandhi on 'leave'

Hashtags like #WhereisRahul and #RahulOnLeave are all back, just like they were flooding Twitter in May 2014, when Rahul had missed the Prime Minister's farewell dinner.

Two and a Half Men's finale: Tweeple react to the absence of Charlie Sheen in last episode
Entertainment

Two and a Half Men's finale: Tweeple react to the absence of Charlie Sheen in last episode

After 12 years of being on air, the hit show Two and a Half Men has finally come to an end. Here are the Twitter reactions.

Twitter's Dick Costolo confirms Google partnership for real time tweets in search
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Twitter's Dick Costolo confirms Google partnership for real time tweets in search

Twitter chief Dick Costolo said on Thursday that "a relationship" with Google has been rekindled, but he was coy on the details.

Twitter shares spike 10% as Q4 results fly above expectations
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Twitter shares spike 10% as Q4 results fly above expectations

Twitter shares flew nearly 10 percent higher aftermarket, as the messaging service shrank losses and nearly doubled quarterly revenue by drawing more users and expanding its advertising offerings.

No need to follow: Twitter testing 'instant timeline' to show content for new users
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No need to follow: Twitter testing 'instant timeline' to show content for new users

Increasing user engagement on Twitter is perhaps one of the biggest concerns for the company right now and the social media site is now testing an instant timeline feature.

PM Modi's addresses e-Governance conference on Twitter, pushes for mobile first strategy
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PM Modi's addresses e-Governance conference on Twitter, pushes for mobile first strategy

In a first, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today chose to address his remarks to the 18th National Conference on e-Governance via Twitter.

Twitter's latest features include group messaging and 30-sec video sharing
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Twitter's latest features include group messaging and 30-sec video sharing

Twitter on Tuesday began rolling out new group chat and video features as it worked to ramp up use of the one-to-many messaging service.

US military's Twitter, YouTube account hacked is more an embarrassment than threat
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US military's Twitter, YouTube account hacked is more an embarrassment than threat

The Twitter and YouTube accounts for the US military command that oversees operations in the Middle East were hacked by ISIS supporters, which is downright embarrassing for the US military.