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More research suggests that Twitter’s fake news “strategy” is either ineffective or nonexistent

Knight worked with a firm called Graphika to analyze more than 10 million tweets from 700,000 Twitter accounts that linked to more than 600 fake and … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.niemanlab.org/2018/10/more-research-suggests-that-twitters-fake-news-strategy-is-either-ineffective-or-nonexistent/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNG3NuD7YUXvpKttGIjGSMvALDMXdg

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Twitter Traders See Stock Rebounding 10% Short Term

(Note: The author of this fundamental analysis is a financial writer and portfolio manager.) Twitter Inc.'s (TWTR) stock has plunged by over 38% from its … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.investopedia.com/news/twitter-traders-see-stock-rebounding-10-short-term/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNFycv6BKUse9NH_0joKggwlbHGP5g

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Fake news: Twitter still flooded with sham accounts

Twitter continues to be plagued with misinformation, with four of five fake accounts that were active during the 2016 election still in operation, … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.cbsnews.com/news/fake-news-twitter-still-flooded-with-sham-accounts/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNH0gHXBsKYdglB8AIAmRU194-CC2Q

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More than 80 percent of 2016 disinformation Twitter accounts still active: report

More than 80 percent of the Twitter accounts associated with spreading disinformation during the 2016 presidential campaign are still active, a new … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://thehill.com/policy/technology/409841-more-than-80-percent-of-2016-disinformation-twitter-accounts-still-active&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNHd5e2herUD9yp0xTND-yqdwf0BHw

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Twitter Had a ‘Fake News Ecosystem’ Around the 2016 Election, Study Says

A new study analyzing tweets sent before and after the 2016 presidential election claims to reveal a “fake news ecosystem” on Twitter that caused … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://fortune.com/2018/10/04/twitter-2016-election-fake-news/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNGqtjpq7uGZ2Jv6yBKxBP9Cn2MLYQ

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Twitter App Gets Data Saver Option

As TechCrunch reports, the Android and iOS Twitter apps are being updated to include a Data Saver option. It's a feature we've already seen used … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.pcmag.com/news/364209/twitter-app-gets-data-saver-option&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNFPmXw1B4ldv3UuGTIvysC61DXOYA

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District 2 Supervisor’s Twitter account deleted

In the wake of a Twitter post that drew widespread backlash, Goochland District 2 supervisor Manuel Alvarez's Twitter account appears to have been … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.richmond.com/news/local/central-virginia/goochland/goochland-gazette/district-supervisor-s-twitter-account-deleted/article_2b2d5c60-c766-11e8-8ee7-6f59534745bb.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNGrwxV4PWDz00vUEfyDnct8gWc0eA

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Twitter data saver: Here’s how you can conserve data when you’re next online

Listen, no matter how lit the memes are or how fire the timeline is, logging onto Twitter still eats up your data. That's why the platform has now … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.thesouthafrican.com/twitter-data-saver-heres-how-you-can-conserve-data-when-youre-next-online/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNG59DCE2c04QHL2HNeGDtFKigVxnw

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Tom Hanks would like you to know he’s not in Greece, thank you very much

Tom Hanks is not in Greece. And he's not going to be in Greece. He just wanted you to know. The actor took to Twitter Wednesday night to disavow an … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.usatoday.com/story/life/2018/10/03/tom-hanks-takes-twitter-deny-hes-greece-so-where-he/1517481002/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNFwbOhQgbWXAxqveO7skvbS5eBSZg

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Cubs fan pens apology letter to Brewers after Twitter boast proves wrong

Back on May 25, he took to Twitter and expressed faith in his team to overcome what was at the time a modest, three-game Brewers lead in the … from Google Alert – twitter https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.mlb.com/cut4/cubs-fan-apologizes-to-brewers-after-twitter-brag/c-297011574&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjFjNzNhNDBhYWQzZTAyYjY6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNF5oPsOonKcmqKZfVc6K4P7RqJXtg

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