The social media giant has been under fire for the last few years for not doing enough to combat hate and abuse. With new scrutiny on the company from the government, Twitter will roll out new rules.
For those of us who might not have the time to check out a link or tweet immediately after it was posted, Twitter is planning on rolling out a new feature that will allow users to bookmark it.
Following the rather acute divergence in opinion regarding the ideal length of characters for a tweet, one extension offers you the ability to shrink longer tweets back down to 140 characters.
The executives of Facebook, Twitter, and Google will be testifying on November 1 before the Senate Committee investigating alleged state-sponsored meddling of the 2016 US presidential elections.
Twitter recently started testing an increased limit of 280 characters per tweet for select users. If you weren't one of the lucky few, you can activate the feature by following this tutorial.
After research showed that English language users had to cut down their text more often compared to languages such as Korean and Japanese, Twitter will trial doubling the limit with a subset of users.
As multiple Twitter users queried the company on why Donald Trump's account hasn't been banned yet, Twitter suggested it's because he's newsworthy and his tweets are of public interest.
Twitter has soft-launched a new Lite version of its app for the Philippines,. The application aims to provide a reliable and speedy service for those who have a relatively slow internet connection.
Theresa May will be meeting with other Western leaders and representatives from Google, Microsoft, Twitter, and Facebook to demand more be done to stop the spread of online extremist content.
New screenshots which surfaced online appear to show an official tweetstorm feature running on the Android Twitter app. The feature is hidden and requires a developmental version of the app to use.
After being in testing as reported earlier this month, Twitter has officially started rolling out the new Night mode feature to the general public, an experience that is much easier on the eyes.
The app finally allows users to log in and view their timelines, including the ability to view tweets alongside videos. You can watch two videos side-by-side too, and there's new live video support.
The endeavour to try and ban Trump from using Twitter has been launched by a former CIA agent. The campaign thinks he is dangerous and wants to buy a commanding share of Twitter to stop him tweeting.
Twitter introduced a dark theme for its mobile apps last year, and it's now preparing to do the same for its desktop website. The new 'Night mode' option is already available for some users.
The microblogging service released its latest financial statement earlier today, reporting revenue that beat Wall Street's expectations but the company failed to increase its monthly active users.
The CEO of AMD has given us a look at the retail packaging for its upcoming AMD Threadripper processor, and it almost makes you want to buy one just so you can exhibit it in your living room.
Social networking sites have been a target of malicious botnet attacks for a while now. A recent such attack, called SIREN, has stormed Twitter by injecting malicious content in tweets and bios.
The Pew Research Center has published a new study which shows that 41% of Americans have been abused online. The main venue for this abuse was social media websites, mainly Facebook and Twitter.
Twitter has taken another step in fighting cyberbullying by giving users better control over its notification settings. Folks can now mute trolls from various accounts based on their settings.
In addition to offering its UK customers 'data-free' usage of WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger, Virgin Mobile has introduced a similar offering for Twitter users - but there is one important exception.
During a Q and A on Twitter, Xbox head Phil Spencer spilled the beans on the original Xbox backwards compatibility feature, which might disappoint several fans of old classics on Xbox One.
Microsoft, Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter have announced a coalition to combat terrorism. Together they aim to remove terrorist activities from their platforms by sharing resources with each other.
TweetDeck client Tweeten has been "completely rewritten from the ground up", with a new user interface, extra GIF features, improved performance, extra customization options, and more.
Twitter is rolling out a rounder interface across its website and apps on Android and iOS, as well as TweetDeck and Twitter Lite. It's one of the biggest refreshes Twitter has done recently.
According to a recent report, after becoming President of the United States, Trump has handed in his older Android smartphone in lieu of a more secure iPhone, with only his favourite app accessible.
Goldman Sachs and Conde Nast have issued the results from a recent survey they undertook amongst millennials and Gen Z'ers. The results show Snapchat and Instagram to be the most popular apps.
Snapchat failed to meet several targets that were expected of it by analysts in the last quarter. As a result of slower than expected growth the price of stocks slumped in after-hours trading.
If you're excited about Microsoft's upcoming Build 2017 developer conference, you'll be pleased to hear that you can now add an overlay to your Twitter and Facebook profile images.
Twitter is currently rolling out the newer version of its mobile website which minimizes data usage. Twitter Lite was launched keeping in mind the network problem in developing nations.
Twitter has announced it will now no longer count username @mentions in replies towards the 140-character limit. The feature is currently rolling out to the website and the iOS and Android apps.
According to Andrew Tavani, a premium version of TweetDeck, Twitter's social media dashboard solution, is in the works. It would offer more advanced features for a flat $19.99 monthly fee.
Social media giant Twitter stated in a transparency report that it has shut down more than 600,000 terrorism accounts since August 2015, with almost 377,000 shut down between July and December 2016.
The UK Home Office has scolded some of its employees for taking to Twitter to attack US President Donald Trump. It said its employees should be politically impartial, including on social media.
A series of prominent Twitter accounts, including Amnesty, Unicef and the BBC, started throwing insults at Germany and the Netherlands and promoting Turkish propaganda thanks to a security breach.
Microsoft is rolling out the latest update to its Skype extension for Google's Chrome browser, offering deeper integration for the communications platform across more of your web experiences.
A new update for the Windows 10 Twitter app brings support for tabs, as well as multiple application instances, and the sending of Tweets via DMs. The feature is rolling out progressively.
Twitter's stock took a sharp dive today as the company unveiled its recent financial reports for the fourth quarter of 2016 and the entire fiscal year. Twitter missed investor expectations.
Twitter has been working hard to stop trolls since late last year. Today, the company released three more changes focused on account creation, search results and low-quality Tweets filtering.
A large number of technology companies have come out in support of immigrants, which enrich the economy and the society they reside in, according to the companies' brief filed with the courts.
Twitter announced today the release of Explore. The new feature is the result of a year of research to find the best way users could get access to Moments, trends, and search.