Twitter puts a tighter fist on spambots

Twitter has announced a operation of actions dictated to accelerate efforts to quarrel spam and “malicious automation” (aka bad bots) on a height — including increasing confidence measures around comment corroboration and sign-up; regulating a chronological examination to locate spammers who sealed adult when a systems were some-more lax; and More...

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By Kalen Beh On Monday, June 25th, 2018

Chirp brings Twitter to Apple Watch

Twitter’s story of being a bit antipathetic to developers building third-party clients hasn’t fearful off Will Bishop. The immature Australian developer recently expelled a chronicle of Twitter for Apple Watch More...

By Kalen Beh On Friday, June 22nd, 2018

Twitter ‘smytes’ customers

Twitter currently announced it was appropriation a “trust and reserve as a service” startup Smyte to assistance it improved residence issues associated to online abuse, harassment, spam, and confidence on More...

By Kalen Beh On Friday, June 22nd, 2018

Twitter buys a startup to conflict harassment, e-cigs are booming, and a imagining app is value $250M

Hello and acquire behind to Equity, TechCrunch’s try capital-focused podcast where we empty a numbers behind a headlines. This week TechCrunch’s Silicon Valley Editor Connie Loizos and we tangled out on a More...

By Kalen Beh On Thursday, June 21st, 2018

Twitter acquires anti-abuse record provider Smyte

Twitter this morning announced it has concluded to buy San Francisco-based record association Smyte, which describes itself as “trust and reserve as a service.” Founded in 2014 by former Google and Instagram More...

By Kalen Beh On Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

Tech leaders reject process heading to family separations during a border

By now you’ve seen a photos and videos and substantially listened a audio tape. The media entrance out of a U.S./Mexico limit over a past week has been truly heart-wrenching and horrifying, including, many shockingly, More...

By Kalen Beh On Tuesday, June 19th, 2018

Pew: Social media still flourishing in rising markets though stalled elsewhere

Facebook owner Mark Zuckerberg’s (so far) five-year plan to expand entrance to a Internet in rising markets makes copiousness of business clarity when we demeanour during a latest report by a Pew Research More...

By Kalen Beh On Thursday, June 14th, 2018

Juul tightens adult amicable media to concentration on former smokers switching to e-cigs

Juul Labs, a association behind a ever-popular Juul e-cig, has currently announced a new process around amicable media. This comes in a midst of Juul’s bid to get FDA approval, that has been done some-more strenuous More...

By Kalen Beh On Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

Twitter wants to inject live events into each area of a app

The sequential news feed has been a bit of a appearing ghost for Twitter . Sure, it’s their bread-and-butter, though it usually works for users who are peaceful to put in a time to shear their possess feeds and More...

By Kalen Beh On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

Twitter’s emoji for Trump’s North Korea chief limit is really weird

As U.S. President Trump preps for a ancestral assembly with North Korean personality Kim Jong-un, Twitter doesn’t wish we to forget to chatter about it underneath a right hashtag. In a choice that seems to make More...