Twitter To Pay $809 Million To Settle Class Action Lawsuit Brought By InvestorsTwitter has agreed to pay $809.5 million to settle a consolidated class action lawsuit alleging that the company misled investors about how much its user base was growing and how much users interacted with its platform.
Stanford Students Call For Expulsion Of Classmate Over Racist, Violent Posts On Social MediaThousands of Stanford students were calling for the expulsion of a classmate over a string of racist comments and violent posts on social media.
Outspoken Former Giant Aubrey Huff's Twitter Account SuspendedThe twitter account of outspoken former San Francisco Giants star Aubrey Huff was suspended by the San Francisco-based social media giant Tuesday for violations of its posting rules.
San Francisco Digital Payment Company Square to Buy Afterpay in $29 Billion DealSan Francisco digital-payments company Square Inc. says it has agreed to acquire Afterpay, which provides a “buy now, pay later” option for merchants, in an all-stock deal valued at about $29 billion.
Twitter Shutters Offices In San Francisco, New York Over COVID Delta SurgeTwitter said Wednesday it will close its San Francisco and New York offices because of the rise of the COVID Delta variant.
COVID: Marjorie Taylor Greene Lashes Out at Newsom on Twitter After Anti-Vax CriticismGeorgia congresswoman Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene attacked California Gov. Gavin Newsom on social media Monday after Newsom singled her out for promoting COVID vaccine disinformation during a press event.
Twitter Posts Stronger-Than-Expected Q2 Results, Shares JumpTwitter on Thursday posted stronger-than-expected earnings for the second quarter thanks to growing advertising demand across all geographic regions and types of ad products.
Allleged TikTok, Twitter Hacker Joseph O’Connor Arrested In SpainSpanish police arrested a suspect Wednesday in connection with the July 2020 Twitter hack that compromised over 130 accounts including those belonging to politicians, celebrities, and companies.
Twitter Temporarily Suspends Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene's Account Over COVID MisinformationTwitter temporarily suspended Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene's account on Monday, after she allegedly shared posts with misinformation about COVID-19.
Trump Sues Facebook, Google, Twitter Over Claims Of Conservative CensorshipFormer President Donald Trump has filed suit against three of the country’s biggest tech companies, claiming he and other conservatives have been wrongfully censored.
San Jose Shooting: 'America's Disease;' Shooting At San Jose VTA Rail Yard Prompts Outpouring Of Reaction On Social MediaIn the wake of the tragic events in San Jose Wednesday that left nine people dead, there was an outpouring of sympathy and condolences from officials on social media for the victims' families.
Russia Won't Block Twitter, But Partial Slowdown To ContinueRussian authorities on Monday backed away from threats to block Twitter, saying that the social media platform deleted most of the banned content identified by Moscow and expressed “readiness and interest in building a constructive dialogue.”
Federal Judge Tosses Twitter Lawsuit Against Texas Attorney GeneralThe highly anticipated First Amendment battle between San Francisco-based Twitter and the attorney general of Texas must wait until another day.
Facebook, Google, Twitter CEOs Testify On Misinformation, Extremism On Platforms In House HearingThe CEOs of social media giants Facebook, Twitter and Google face a new grilling by Congress Thursday, one focused on their efforts to prevent their platforms from spreading falsehoods and inciting violence.
'I'm Angry': Warriors' Steve Kerr Didn't Diss Durant's Last Season With The Dubs"Listen to the podcast," said an angry Warriors coach Steve Kerr referring to a tweet that he says took his words out of context.