Posted in Uncategorized

Twitter acquires Highly quote-sharing service

Twitter has acquired Highly, a service that enables users to easily share quotes from articles on social media. In light of the acquisition, Highly plans to … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.slashgear.com/twitter-acquires-highly-quote-sharing-service-17573969/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNFb6_NxugswHNN7hz4llJbdK0mUfw

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

Twitter campaign raises over $1M for 3 historically black Louisiana churches after fires

A social media effort has propelled a GoFundMe campaign toward an ambitious goal to rebuild three historically black churches in Louisiana that … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.foxnews.com/us/twitter-historically-black-louisiana-churches-fires&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNEsimBhYUNj_fwXLXcQ9_22JcS2gQ

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

CEO Jack Dorsey Says Twitter Needs a Usage Overhaul to Eliminate Toxicity

If it was up to CEO Jack Dorsey, looking back, Twitter should have never included likes or followers stats to begin with. This nugget, along with other … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://observer.com/2019/04/jack-dorsey-twitter-major-usage-shift-needed/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNGItNbhgt2rPCdTEt1Eyk-Q2KSCVw

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

Twitter drops ‘hate map’ nonprofit SPLC as ‘safety partner’ amid accusations of discrimination

Twitter is reportedly no longer partnering with the far-left Southern Poverty Law Center after the organization was itself accused of having a culture of … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.christianpost.com/news/twitter-no-longer-using-hate-map-nonprofit-splc-as-a-safety-partner.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNEtizDDwEWvZNG2g9grMYdyt7-h8g

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

Perrysburg High School student faces harassment charge for Twitter account

A Perrysburg High School student was charged Wednesday in connection with a Twitter account that degraded female students, according to the … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.toledoblade.com/local/police-fire/2019/04/17/perrysburg-high-school-student-faces-harassment-charge-for-twitter-account/stories/20190417174&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNF8q_x99AGko9xqTLeAFlxil5886A

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

National Reaction: Texas A&M players plea to #KeepScottWoodward on Twitter as many are …

National Reaction: Texas A&M players plea to #KeepScottWoodward on Twitter as many are impressed with LSU's easy hire of A&M AD … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://sportsday.dallasnews.com/college-sports/collegesports/2019/04/17/national-reaction-texas-am-players-plea-keepscottwoodward-twitter-many-impressed-lsus-easy-hire-am-ad&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNHQa5o-hHSj5PvVflKNURZVfIHyzw

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

Twitter not equipped to deal with violent threats: Expert

He did this to prove a point: that Twitter's ill-equipped to deal with the hate speech and threatened violence on its platform, Loder told ABC News on … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://abcnews.go.com/US/twitter-equipped-deal-violent-threats-expert/story%3Fid%3D62456080&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNGid-HYKTd0g_H6cQg8-qyiW6y8wg

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

Twitter not equipped to deal with violent threats: Expert

He did this to prove a point: that Twitter's ill-equipped to deal with the hate speech and threatened violence on its platform, Loder told ABC News on … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://abcnews.go.com/US/twitter-equipped-deal-violent-threats-expert/story%3Fid%3D62456080&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNGid-HYKTd0g_H6cQg8-qyiW6y8wg

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

Twitter acquires quote-sharing app Highly

Twitter has acquired the highlight-sharing app Highly. Highly CEO Andrew Courter announced the acquisition in a Medium post on Wednesday, but … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.engadget.com/2019/04/17/twitter-acquires-quote-sharing-app-highly/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNGQGKCtKusmS03WY7bTMbeJy6Dgtw

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

Twitter Freaks When Jeopardy Captions Alex Trebek Tweet ‘That’s A Wrap!’

“Jeopardy” finished its 35th season of taping this week, and host Alex Trebek offered a message of thanks to his fans Wednesday on Twitter. from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.huffpost.com/entry/alex-trebek-thats-a-wrap-twitter-freaks_n_5cb78906e4b096f7d2db96d7&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNEIUmRjYD8AzcJfXb6sHgf9bh1wJw

Continue Reading...