No net benefit to American society could be the next thing to go
Comedy Republican FCC Chairman Ajit Pai thinks that there is a conspiracy by ISPs to rule the world and is dismantling net neutrality to put them in their place, but now he has another cunning plan – getting rid of social media.
Opinion Well, let’s take that with a pinch of salt
The leading social media companies in the world - all American mega corporations - have pledged to suppress so-called “fake news” and replace the stories with “geek news”.
Trump rants to get longer
Microblogging website Twitter which only allows 140 character tweets, said on Tuesday it would roll out 280 character tweets to users across the world.
Not for long but it was worth it
For 11 minutes a Twitter employee managed to do something that no-one has managed for nearly two years – get Donald Trump to shut up.
Must be all that Trump stuff
Social media outfit Twitter said today that it will make a profit for its fourth quarter. It will be the first time the company has ever had a profitable quarter.
Twitter finds 200 Russian accounts dedicated to Trump
Twitter says it found some 200 accounts linked to the same Russian groups that bought $100,000 worth of ads on Facebook.
More than 90,000 strong botnet
Twitter’s security team has purged nearly 90,000 fake accounts after outside researchers discovered a massive botnet peddling links to fake “dating” and “romance” services.
Slamming the president is protected “free speech”
The US’s first orange president Donald “Prince of Orange” Trump has been told that he can’t block people who disagree with him on Twitter.
Twit on Twit action
Twitter has launched a lawsuit against the Trump administration, after the Department of Homeland Security tried to use its powers to find out who was daring to post negative things about Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump.
Analysts finally start speaking like Fudzilla
It has taken a while, but we are finally getting analysts to describe situations in the way we do. Trip Chowdhry, the managing director of equity research at Global Equities Research shocked the market when he described Twitter as being "toast".