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Jack Dorsey, Posting About Myanmar on Twitter, Is Accused of Being Tone Deaf

HONG KONG — Twitter’s chief executive, Jack Dorsey, fresh off a silent-meditation retreat in Myanmar, was so smitten with his visit that he posted a series of glowing tweets about the country and its people, urging others to travel [...]

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez rips Mike Huckabee, Sarah Huckabee Sanders ‘false statements’ on Twitter

Rep.-elect Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez got into a Twitter spat with former Gov. Mike Huckabee — and then went after his daughter. The former Arkansas governor was mocking the 28-year-old democratic socialist for comparing her election this November [...]

Trump blasts ‘little Adam Schitt’ on Twitter

Rep. Adam Schiff is poised to take the helm of the powerful House Intelligence Committee. | Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Rep. Adam Schiff — along with “Crooked Hillary Clinton,” “Cryin’ [...]

Why Is Twitter Cursing a British Conservative Politician?

LONDON — On the day that Prime Minister Theresa May presented her draft plan for Britain’s exit from the European Union, also known as Brexit, worries about the country’s future spiked across the land and a fellow Conservative [...]

Saudis’ Image Makers: A Troll Army and a Twitter Insider

Each morning, Jamal Khashoggi would check his phone to discover what fresh hell had been unleashed while he was sleeping. He would see the work of an army of Twitter trolls, ordered to attack him and other influential Saudis who had [...]

Massive Twitter data release sheds light on Russia’s Trump strategy

Twitter and Facebook have been widely criticized since the 2016 election for not doing more to stem the abuse of their platforms by Russians and other foreign actors hoping to manipulate the American political landscape. | Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty [...]
MarioKart trends on Twitter as Stormy compares Toad to Trump’s privates
MarioKart and Toad are trending on Twitter. But not for the reasons you might think. Stormy Daniels used the game to describe the look of Donald Trump’s privates. Just when you thought it was already a crazy news week — and it’s only [...]

Facebook, Twitter defend efforts to stop election meddling

WASHINGTON (AP) – Facebook and Twitter executives plan to defend their companies in two congressional hearings, arguing they are aggressively trying to root out foreign actors who want to do the United States harm just weeks before the [...]

Jack Dorsey, Twitter CEO, to testify before House panel on algorithms, content monitoring: GOP chair

Twitter co-founder and chief executive Jack Dorsey will testify on Capitol Hill next month concerning the company’s use of automated algorithms and its policies for monitoring user content, the chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee [...]

Trump Threatens Iran on Twitter, Warning of Dire ‘Consequences’

[unable to retrieve full-text content] President Trump threatened Iran after the country’s president, Hassan Rouhani, himself warned of a confrontation that would be the “mother of all wars.” Source: NYT > World