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Twitter is having a very bad day

Twitter reported its second-quarter earnings today, and it did not go over well. As a result, the stock is down more than 12% in trading today — which is a very Twitter thing to happen, so to speak. Here’s the ...

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Facebook, Microsoft, YouTube and Twitter form Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism

Today Facebook, Microsoft, YouTube and Twitter collectively announced a new partnership aimed at reducing the accessibility of internet services to terrorists. The new Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism adds structure to existing efforts by the companies to target and remove from ...

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Twitter for Apple TV adds live, 360 degree video and Periscope’s global map

Twitter launched a version of its service on Apple TV and other media player platforms last fall in order to deliver its live video content to the big screen. Today, the company is updating its Apple TV app with a ...

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Twitter hires a new GM of revenue products

Meanwhile, at Twitter HQ, the leadership revolving door at the entrance stops spinning clockwise for just a moment as a new face enters the building… Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey today announced that the company has hired Bruce Falck, previously the ...

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The parody accounts that make Twitter bearable in the era of Trump

Image: mashable composite: Christopher Mineses By Nicole Gallucci2017-04-29 12:00:00 UTC Over the course of his first months in the White House, President Trump notoriously turned Twitter into his personal outlet for unhinged political venting. That of course inspired the creation of ...

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Twitter adds location sharing for businesses offering customer support over Direct Messages

The Twitterverse is still reeling from Twitter’s revamp of @ replies, and scratching its head over how changing a default avatar has anything to do with addressing abuse, but the network is plodding on, today releasing a new feature aimed ...

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McDonald’s serves up one more, calling Trump a ‘disgusting excuse of a President’ on Twitter

It was a direct reply, but when the world’s second largest restaurant chain slides into the Trump’s mentions to call him “a disgusting excuse of a President,” people are going to take notice. And screenshot the hell out of it. ...

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Magic Leap CEO defends his AR company on Twitter after photo leak

Founder and CEO of Magic Leap Rony Abovitz has defended his company on Twitter. Image: Getty Images for Wired By Ariel Bogle2017-02-12 02:25:59 UTC Shortly after a photo of company hardware was leaked, the CEO of the augmented and mixed ...

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Inspirational thread proves you can still find hope on Twitter in Trump's America

Maybe there’s some good coming out of the Trump administration. Image: Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesGetty Images By Sasha Lekach2017-02-04 01:23:30 UTC A Twitter thread is offering some hope for Muslims and others disheartened in the week since Donald Trump’s immigration and ...

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Twitter launches “Explore,” a new home for Moments, trends, search and live video

Twitter’s Moments feature, which allows users to tell stories through a collection of tweets, is no longer going be front-and-center in the Twitter application. Instead, Twitter will today replace the Moments section with a new tab called “Explore.” This area will serve ...

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