Twitter defended its decision not to block or restrict tweets by Leader of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei’s office against Israeli occupation of Palestine, saying those posts do not violate the social media giant’s rules.
Twitter Inc. said it would permanently suspend accounts that violate its policies while tweeting about QAnon, a fringe group that claims “deep-state” traitors are plotting against US President Donald Trump.
A breach in Twitter’s security that allowed hackers to break into the accounts of leaders and technology moguls is one of the worst attacks in recent years and may shake trust in the politicians and CEOs use of the platform to communicate with the public, experts said Thursday.
A picture that is going viral on Twitter appears to show a foot peeking out from beneath a log of wood. It appears to feature five toes, complete with nails — but of a hue that is not readily found in humans or animals. Instead, the foot appears to be bluish-grey in color — a fact that has spooked many who tried to identify the species it belongs to.
US President Donald Trump has sparked outrage on social media after he called himself “the king,” with a famous quote by American philosopher and writer Ralph Waldo Emerson that “when you strike at a king, you must kill him.”
Twitter has permanently suspended the accounts of one of Democratic Representative Ilhan Omar's political rivals after she accused the Minnesota Muslim congresswoman of treason and suggested Omar should be hanged.
Britain’s Conservative Party was accused Wednesday of trying to deceive voters by changing the name of its press office Twitter account to “factcheckUK” during a televised election debate between Prime Minister Boris Johnson and opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn.
Twitter has removed the account of Saud al-Qahtani, a close aide to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who is implicated in the murder of the dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as well as fake accounts propagating in favor of Riyadh’s policies.