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Twitter bars tactics used by 'bots' to spread false stories

Twitter Inc says it would no longer allow people to post identical messages from multiple accounts, cracking down on a tactic that Russian agents and others have allegedly used to make tweets or topics go viral.

May 15, 2022
May 15, 2022

Musk tweets Twitter legal team accused him of violating NDA

Elon Musk on Saturday (May 14, 2022) tweeted that Twitter Inc's (TWTR.N) legal team accused him of violating a nondisclosure agreement by revealing that the sample size for the social media platform's checks on automated users was 100.

February 22, 2018
February 22, 2018

Twitter bars tactics used by 'bots' to spread false stories

Twitter Inc says it would no longer allow people to post identical messages from multiple accounts, cracking down on a tactic that Russian agents and others have allegedly used to make tweets or topics go viral.

September 20, 2017
September 20, 2017

Twitter weeding out users advocating violence

Twitter says its internal controls have been allowing it to weed out accounts being used for the "promotion of terrorism" earlier rather than responding to government requests to close them down.

March 24, 2017
March 24, 2017

Twitter explores subscription-based option for first time

​Twitter Inc is considering to build a premium version of its popular Tweetdeck interface aimed at professionals, the company says, raising the possibility that it could collect subscription fees from some users for the first time.

August 19, 2016
August 19, 2016

Twitter suspends 360,000 accounts for 'promotion of terrorism'

Twitter Inc has shut down 360,000 accounts for threatening or promoting terrorist acts since the middle of 2015, the company said in a blog post on Thursday.