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Twitter apps’ Explore tab combines moments, trends and more

A new Twitter tab marked “Explore” has squeezed its way between Home and Notifications in the microblogging website’s mobile app. When it makes its way to your device, that’s where you’ll have to go to find Twitter’s trending topics, Moments, search and any featured live video. In fact, it completely replaces the Moments tab if you have it in your ...

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Twitter reports increase in info and removal requests for 2016

Twitter has published its transparency report for January to June 2016, and one thing’s clear: requests for user info and content removal keep on piling up. The microblogging website received two percent more government requests for account information compared to the second half of 2015. That’s not a dramatic change compared to the increase in numbers between the first and ...

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Twitter suspends 360,000 accounts for terrorist

Twitter continues to fight to keep terrorist groups and sympathizers from using its service. The social network announced today that in the last six months it has suspended 235,000 accounts for violating its policies related to the promotion of terrorism. In February, Twitter reported that it had suspended 125,000 accounts since mid-2015 for terrorist-related reasons. That means Twitter has suspended 360,000 ...

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