Tax Twitter and Facebook?
The CEO of Salesforce thinks that social media should be treated as severely as some countries treat smoking tobacco, he said today at the World Economic Forum in exclusive Swiss resort Davos.
Interviewed by a British "royal", he spills the beans
The ex president of the United States of America has hit out at what he described this morning as the "irresponsible" use of social media.
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.