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Filipinos use jokes and memes to visualize Philippine historical figures in modern or alternative settings
United States President Donald Trump's rant comes as Twitter and other social media platforms recently move to block personalities accused of inciting violence and promoting anti-semitism, among others
Twitter says it may have made 'errors' in its ongoing effort to clear up accounts 'engaging in various forms of platform manipulation'
A network of English-language social media accounts misrepresenting who was behind them was evidently orchestrated to promote Iranian political interests, says California-based cybersecurity firm FireEye
When senator-elect Bong Revilla's wife tweeted demanding Good Manners and Right Conduct and respect toward her husband, she didn't know what was coming
Fans of Alden Richards tweet #ForAlden to show their appreciation for the actor
Being woke should emphasize how we understand a particular issue and then translate this to offline action
Executives from Google, Twitter, Facebook and Microsoft meet with leaders of France, New Zealand and other countries in Paris to unveil the 'Christchurch Call' of voluntary commitments for online platforms
Chel Diokno's supporters pour out their heartbreaks and gratitude the morning after the election
Platforms such as Facebook and Twitter are once regarded as the last holdouts of dissenting voices, but now that has changed
The laws have sparked outrage from rights groups, who fear they could stifle online discussion, tech companies with major bases in the financial hub and journalists' organizations
'Avengers: Endgame' brought in over 50 million tweets since the start of the year! Who were the most talked about MCU characters?
The settlement between Musk and the SEC sets out clearer guidelines on topics Musk should avoid on Twitter or other social media, including statements about acquisitions, mergers, new products and production numbers
Twitter's global user base appears to show modest growth even as the company transitions to a different way of measuring it
The total number of accounts that can be added to a user's list was cut to 400 from 1,000, Twitter says
Under the proposals, a new regulator will have the power to force platforms and others to publish annual transparency reports
The Asia Internet Coalition, whose members include Facebook, Google, and Twitter, says there may be 'significant risks to freedom of expression and speech'
Australia considers new laws in the wake of the New Zealand massacre
The House Committee on Homeland Security ask for a briefing by tech executives regarding the online proliferation of the 'horrific' Christchurch video
The incident has once again called into question major social media platforms’ ability to police harmful content
A Facebook tweet says: 'We're aware that some people are currently having trouble accessing the Facebook family of apps. We're working to resolve the issue as soon as possible.'
Scores of prominent Pakistani journalists and activists have received email warnings from Twitter informing them their tweets are in violation of Pakistan’s laws. The consequences for press freedoms could be dire.
Rivarol's Twitter account 'called for racial hatred and sympathized with crimes against humanity,' a spokesman for the French government's racism, anti-Semitism, and discrimination body says
'The falloff in monthly active users is likely a continuation of Twitter's efforts to remove questionable accounts,' says analyst
The tag should make it easier to determine which posts are from the thread-starter, as well as help weed out copycat posters trying to usurp a thread
Additional features of the Twitter web redesign include picture cropping, better search, and an easy-to-find emoji interface
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Alexander Zharov, head of Russia's media watchdog Roskomnadzor, says Facebook and Twitter provided 'no concrete information on localizing the data of Russian users on the territory of the Russian Federation'
Here's what researchers had to say in 2018 regarding 4 online communities that spread political – and sometimes hateful – memes
What happens when public officials mistweet or overtweet?
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Twitter says the bug on Android disabled the protected tweet setting if certain conditions were met, such as changing the email address connected to your account
The reverse-chronological feed option for Android follows its iOS-based launch in December
The features include online status indicators and 'ice breaker' tweets
The ‘Black Mirror: Bandersnatch’ star says he is doing it ‘in the interest of my mental health’
We’ve rounded up everything from Elon Musk’s Twitter antics to disinformation campaign in social media
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What’s the point, after all, of bullying the bully?
The toggle button, which looks like a set of sparkles, allows users to change the arrangement of tweets. You can choose to either see the top tweets first or the latest tweets on your feed.
It's time to put the spotlight on Clark and the many things it has to offer. Check out the highlights of our #TatakClark conversation last December 19
After social media platforms were used to manipulate elections around the world, Twitter spends 2018 cleaning up spammy accounts and talking to US legislators and users about how to move forward
Twitter says in a statement it has been working to weed out accounts that hide a user's true identity or seek to manipulate the platform
We 'lava' all these clever memes about newly crowned Catriona Gray and her fellow pageant ladies
Furey and two critics of extremism in Islam say they are 'shocked' to have received notices by the social media giant this past week over alleged violations of Islamabad's laws, despite having no apparent connection to the country
Which trending topics and Pinoy celebs dominated the Philippine Twitterverse this year?
Rappler revives #BeBonifacio Twitter conversation encouraging netizens to tweet how the hero of the revolution would react to 2018 events
Researchers from Indiana University in the US and the National University of Defense Technology in China analyze 14 million messages spreading 400 thousand articles on Twitter during 10 months in 2016 and 2017
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee has alerted Twitter to the accounts, which are removed in late September and early October
The new sparkling icon switches the timeline view from showing the latest tweets only to the top tweets on your timeline
Twitter says the typical length of a tweet in English actually dropped by a character to 33