Twitter shuts down SMS vulnerability once its CEO gets affected
Twitter has shut down functionality which allowed users to text SMS messages to send a tweet. The move comes after CEO Jac Dorsey’s account was attacked last week and used as a platform to spread racist and white nationalist...
Twitter CEO’s account sent racial slurs to followers for 20 minutes
You’d think the social media head of one of the largest social media firms would have better control of his account, but Jack Dorsey’s account was compromised earlier today. The account began posting racial slurs and o...
You will soon be able to “Schedule Tweet” in Twitter PWA
Twitter is currently working on plenty of new features such as ways to protect Twitter trolls and hate speech, tracking conversations. And as per the reverse engineer Jane Manchun Wong, the list of features that Twitter is current...
Google removes 210 Chinese propaganda channels from YouTube
Even as our phones are portals to an entertaining world of fun and whims, they’re also an easy way for governments to manipulate users without them knowing. Tech companies have stepped up in that regard, taking action to str...
The US government starts looking to censor social media
The White House has drafted a proposal which would grant Federal bodies the power to control how social media platforms moderate their users. The proposal targets firms like Facebook, Twitter and Snapchat, and any others who have ...
Twitter will soon let you search for conversations in Direct Messages
Finding the right conversation in Twitter DM can be difficult, especially when the Twitter inbox contains numerous Direct Messages. It can take more than a minute just to find the right person to whom you want to send some importa...
Kill Twitter’s much hated Top Tweets forever with new Chrome extension
Twitter has been enraging regular users by tuning their new interface for occasional and casual users in recent months, first by launching a cartoonish and visually distracting redesign and secondly by defaulting and regularly rev...
Apple has officially joined the Data Transfer Project to enable iCloud data portability
Last year, Microsoft, Google, Facebook and Twitter announced an open project called Data Transfer Project (DTP). DTP project is building a framework with open-source code that can connect any two online service providers, enabli...
FYI: Here’s how you can get the old Twitter UI back
Two weeks back, Twitter rolled out the new web UI and the company received backlash from the users around the world. Just after the new UI was rolled out, users found a way to get the old Twitter UI back using cookies but it was f...