May 08, 2021 10:35 AM IST
Social media platforms have been told to take immediate action to disable or remove content spreading misinformation related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
- May 07, 2021 03:12 PM IST
Pleas for oxygen, hospital beds, ventilators, access to intensive care units and even COVID-19 tests have inundated the Twitter feeds of Indian users since the crisis worsened in April. The shortage has been particularly acute in the capital city New Delhi.
- May 07, 2021 01:13 PM IST
Currently, only a certain set of people such as creators, journalists, experts and non-profits can use the feature, however more users will be able to access the Tip Jar soon.
- May 05, 2021 04:08 PM IST
Trump was banned from most social media websites including Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Snapchat after the storming of Capitol Hill on January 6, this year.
- May 05, 2021 01:39 PM IST
Volunteers across India are finding ways to amplify and address queries for updated information, oxygen cylinders, medicines and transport.
- May 04, 2021 10:29 PM IST
Bill and Melinda Gates have called it quits after 27 years of marriage. The Microsoft co-founder, 65, announced the news in a joint statement on Twitter. The statement also mentions that they will continue to work together at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
- May 04, 2021 08:27 PM IST
The actress claims that her Twitter account suspension is proof that
'white person feels entitled to enslave a brown person'.
- May 04, 2021 03:26 PM IST
On May 3, the actor, who has been a vocal supporter of the Bharatiya Janata Party, posted a series of tweets making objectionable comments on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and proposing President’s rule in the state in view of the post-poll violence.
- May 04, 2021 12:27 PM IST
Kangana Ranaut's Twitter account has been suspended for "repeated violations of Twitter Rules specifically Hateful Conduct policy and Abusive Behaviour policy".
- Apr 27, 2021 09:50 AM IST
Sources told PTI that the Supreme Court Registry detected the fake Twitter handle with the name @NVRamanma with the name and designation of the CJI in the profile.
- Apr 26, 2021 08:56 PM IST
Srinivasan has also used Twitter's RT (Retweet) function to great effect, using it to raise awareness and get people to pitch in. For instance, he tweeted that for every RT, he will donate another $50, up to $100,000, to help fight Covid in India.
- Apr 26, 2021 12:02 PM IST
Some Twitter users reported receiving account confirmation emails from Twitter over the weekend
- Apr 26, 2021 11:07 AM IST
A Twitter spokesperson said that the action had been taken “in response to a legal request from the Government of India".
- Apr 25, 2021 09:00 AM IST
Twitter said it has notified the impacted account holders of its action taken in response to a legal request from the Indian government but did not give details of the affected accounts.
- Apr 22, 2021 04:40 PM IST
The new feature is meant for businesses to display specific information on their profiles.
- Apr 22, 2021 01:30 PM IST
Twitter is adding support for 4K images on mobile versions of its app
- Apr 20, 2021 10:32 AM IST
Twitter is also hiring for several other positions across engineering, product, research and design.
- Apr 17, 2021 08:32 AM IST
Around 40,000 users reported issues with the social media platform Friday, according to outage monitoring website Downdetector.com.
- Apr 03, 2021 11:39 AM IST
The court found Twitter guilty on three counts of violating regulations on restricting unlawful content, ordering the company to pay three fines adding up to 8.9 million rubles (about $117,000).
- Mar 23, 2021 08:42 PM IST
Goenka shared a picture that shows a woman carrying lights in a wedding procession, with her baby in a sling tied to her shoulders.
- Mar 23, 2021 08:32 AM IST
The tweet from March 2006, which says "just setting up my twttr," was bought by Bridge Oracle CEO Sina Estavi, according to Valuables by Cent, the digital platform where the digital auction for the tweet was held.
- Mar 22, 2021 11:45 AM IST
The short tweet on March 21, 2006 by the Twitter CEO is now being sold at auction as a non-fungible token (NFT), with last known bid reaching $2.5 million
- Mar 21, 2021 11:01 AM IST
The “undo” feature comes after long drawn calls for the site to enable an “edit” function for tweets – something that is unlikely to be made available.
- Mar 19, 2021 08:59 AM IST
Social media platforms including Twitter and Facebook Inc have been under scrutiny for the way they handle accounts of politicians and government officials
- Mar 18, 2021 02:23 PM IST
After Rawat's remarks, women on Twitter post pictures of them in ripped jeans with hastags #GirlsWhoWearRippedJeans #Ripped JeansTiwtter to protest against his statement.