Twitter Moves To Deaden Impact Of False, Misleading Tweets Ahead Of Election DayTwitter is rolling out a series of changes ahead of the US election next month in an attempt to clamp down on the spread of misinformation.
Twitter Removes Trump Campaign Meme Of 49ers Brandon Aiyuk's Highlight Reel TD Run Twitter has removed a Trump campaign video post that superimposed President Donald Trump's face on 49ers rookie Brandon Aiyuk's body on a video of his remarkable touchdown run in Sunday's loss to the Philadelphia Eagles.
Twitter To Label or Remove Misleading Claims on Vote ResultsTwitter said Thursday that starting next week it will label or remove misleading claims that try to undermine public confidence in elections.
Twitter Flags Trump Tweets Encouraging Voters To Cast Ballots TwiceTwitter has flagged tweets from President Donald Trump suggesting that mail-in voters potentially cast more than one ballot in the upcoming election, which is illegal.
Facebook, Twitter Suspend Accounts Linked To Russian 'Troll Factory' Targeting Left-Leaning AudiencesFacebook said Tuesday that it removed a small network of accounts and pages linked to Russia’s Internet Research Agency, the “troll factory” that has used social media accounts to sow political discord in the U.S. since the 2016 presidential election.
Facebook, Twitter Suspend Accounts Linked To Russian 'Troll Factory' Targeting Left-Leaning AudiencesFacebook said Tuesday that it removed a small network of accounts and pages linked to Russia’s Internet Research Agency, the “troll factory” that has used social media accounts to sow political discord in the U.S. since the 2016 presidential election.
Twitter's Rumored Interest In Buying TikTok Sparks Stock RallyTwitter shares rose as much as 5% Monday after it reportedly held preliminary talks with TikTok.
Twitter Temporarily Stops DNC From Tweeting After Calling Out TrumpThe Democratic National Committee was unable to post from its rapid response war room account on Twitter for some time on Thursday.
Teen Accused Of Being Mastermind In Massive Twitter Hack Pleads Not GuiltyA Florida teen accused of being the mastermind of a Twitter hacking attack that compromised accounts belonging to VIPs pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to multiple counts of fraud.
Lawsuit: Trump Still Blocks Twitter Critics After Court LossAn organization that successfully proved President Donald Trump violated the law when he blocked Twitter critics sued him anew on Friday, saying he continues to reject some accounts two years after losing in court.
Feds Charge 3 In Massive Twitter Hacker Attack Targeting Biden, Obama, Gates, Bezos AccountsThree individuals including a juvenile were charged Friday with masterminding a Twitter hacking attack that compromised accounts belonging to VIPs ranging from former President Barack Obama and presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden to billionaire businessmen Elon Musk, Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos.