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Twitter rolls back threaded conversation feature, pulls the plug on its prototype app called Twttr
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Twitter rolls back threaded conversation feature, pulls the plug on its prototype app called Twttr

The company said that it is killing Twttr prototype so that they can concentrate on new tests to improve the conversation experience on Twitter.

Twitter is testing a feature that will let users choose who can reply to their tweets
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Twitter is testing a feature that will let users choose who can reply to their tweets

Users can decide if everyone, or people they follow or, people they mentioned can reply to their tweet.

Twitter is testing a new feature that will let you know before posting if your tweet replies are offensive
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Twitter is testing a new feature that will let you know before posting if your tweet replies are offensive

Twitter said the experiment, the first of its kind for the company, will start on Tuesday and last at least a few weeks.

How to use the 'continue thread' feature on Twitter
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How to use the 'continue thread' feature on Twitter

With this new Twitter feature, you won't have to manually find the tweet to start a thread.

Twitter testing labels to fight misinformation, launches 'continue thread' feature
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Twitter testing labels to fight misinformation, launches 'continue thread' feature

It was reported that Twitter company documents showing a mockup of the new approach were accessible on a publicly available website.

Amid anti-CAA protests, this coder amplified anti-establishment voices by taking down 1.6 lakh bots that disrupted Twitter trends
India

Amid anti-CAA protests, this coder amplified anti-establishment voices by taking down 1.6 lakh bots that disrupted Twitter trends

There has been a general trend in recent weeks of anti-establishment narratives dominating Twitter trends, as opposed to earlier, when pro-government hashtags and trending terms often dominated the conversation.

Twitter to update its global privacy policy so that users have more control over their personal information
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Twitter to update its global privacy policy so that users have more control over their personal information

These Twitter policy changes, which will take effect on 1 January 2020, will comply with the California Consumer Privacy Act.

Twitter won’t delete user accounts till it figures out how to memorialise the accounts of the deceased
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Twitter won’t delete user accounts till it figures out how to memorialise the accounts of the deceased

The 11 December deadline for deleting accounts will be extended till Twitter figures out a way to memorialise accounts.

Two former Twitter employees have been accused of spying for Saudi Arabia
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Two former Twitter employees have been accused of spying for Saudi Arabia

They are now facing US charges of spying for the kingdom by digging up private user data and giving it to Saudi officials.

Twitter announces the ‘Hide Replies’ feature, allows user to control a conversation
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Twitter announces the ‘Hide Replies’ feature, allows user to control a conversation

This new Twitter feature will only hide the tweet from people and not delete it entirely.

Twitter is partially back up after a global outage that lasted for over an hour
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Twitter is partially back up after a global outage that lasted for over an hour

As per a statement by Twitter, the interruption was due to an internal configuration change.

10 injured in blast at military hospital in Rawalpindi; human rights worker claims JeM chief Masood Azhar was admitted at facility
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10 injured in blast at military hospital in Rawalpindi; human rights worker claims JeM chief Masood Azhar was admitted at facility

At least 10 people were allegedly injured after a 'huge' blast rocked a military hospital here on Sunday, according to Pakistani Twitter users. A human rights worker from Quetta, Ahsan Ullah MiaKhail, has alleged that the army has barred the media from covering the incident. He also claimed that UN-blacklisted terrorist and JeM chief Masood Azhar was admitted at the hospital where the blast occurred.

Twitter beats Wall Street estimates despite losing 9 mn users after removing bots
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Twitter beats Wall Street estimates despite losing 9 mn users after removing bots

Twitter’s advertising revenue jumped 29 percent to $650 million in the third quarter from a year earlier

Twitter claims fake follower reports about politicians are deeply flawed and should not be taken seriously
India

Twitter claims fake follower reports about politicians are deeply flawed and should not be taken seriously

"The methodology used by 'Twitter Audit' is deeply flawed and their incorrect information should not be taken seriously," a Twitter spokesperson told IANS.

Twitter bans Japanese man for posting a photo of a mosquito he killed
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Twitter bans Japanese man for posting a photo of a mosquito he killed

Twitter has rolled out a number of new measures to curb online abuse and harassment on its platform.

Around 9-15% of active Twitter accounts are bots, says research
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Around 9-15% of active Twitter accounts are bots, says research

Between nine and 15 per cent of active Twitter accounts are autonomous entities known as social bots, new research has found.

Twitter real-time data could be useful for planning, route scheduling on subway operations
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Twitter real-time data could be useful for planning, route scheduling on subway operations

Engineers say data from Twitter and other social media platforms can help improve event planning, route scheduling, crowd regulations and subway operations.

Twitter removes direct messaging Magic Recs bot, you will get push notifications instead
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Twitter removes direct messaging Magic Recs bot, you will get push notifications instead

Micro-blogging website Twitter has retired Magic Recs, an effective bot account that used to send users direct messages (DM) recommending viral accounts or Tweets to follow.

Twitter goes down worldwide, including India!
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Twitter goes down worldwide, including India!

Popular micro-blogging platform Twitter was reported down by many users across the globe including India, America, Australia and others. Users were greeted with by a technical issue while trying to access the website.

Twitter may allow brands to use your tweets in promotional campaigns: Report
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Twitter may allow brands to use your tweets in promotional campaigns: Report

Social media platform Twitter is said to be developing a way to give brands an access to mentions about their products in everyday users' tweets that they could use into promotional campaigns.