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Marvel's Shang-Chi star Simu Liu first asked for the job on Twitter - CNET  CNET · 5 hours
"Thanks for getting back to me," Liu tweeted to Marvel after the announcement at San Diego Comic Con. more
In healthcare these days, ‘There’s an app for that’… unless you really need it  TechCrunch · 8 hours
Sarah Lisker Contributor Share on Twitter Sarah Lisker is a Program Manager at the UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations and a collaborator in The OpEd... more
Twitter says it’s adding more context to ‘this tweet is unavailable’ messages  9to5Mac · 2 days
Twitter has announced that it will soon roll out a change that adds more context to missing tweets in conversations. Currently, you might see... more
Twitter to Soon Offer More Context on Why Certain Tweets Are Unavailable  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
You will soon be able to know why certain tweets go unavailable in your conversation thread on Twitter. more
New Twitter Still Has Old Twitter's Problems  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
This week, Twitter unveiled a redesigned version of its website, greeting desktop users with a new appearance and added features including dedicated pages for bookmarks and exploring topics. more
Twitter will soon offer more context about unavailable tweets  THE VERGE · 2 days
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Twitter says it will soon offer users more context about unavailable... more
Twitter tests a new way to label replies  TechCrunch · 2 days
Twitter is testing a new way to make conversation threads easier to follow, with the launch of a new test that labels notable replies with special icons. If the original poster replies... more
Twitter to attempt to address conversation gaps caused by hidden tweets  TechCrunch · 2 days
Twitter’s self-service tools when it comes to blocking content you don’t want to see, as well as a growing tendency for users to delete a lot... more
Viral FaceApp facing scrutiny, YouTube cracking down on stream-ripping video - CNET  CNET · 3 days
Today's major tech stories include security scrutiny over the viral app FaceApp, YouTube's cracking down on stream-ripping and Twitter testing profile icons in reply... more
Twitter Launches 'Hide Replies' Feature, to Give Users More Control Over Conversations  Gadgets 360 · 4 days
You will soon be able to hide replies in the conversation thread on Twitter that are offensive, hateful or racist in nature. more
Twitter launches the ‘Hide Replies’ feature, in hopes of civilizing conversations  TechCrunch · 4 days
Twitter today is beginning its test of a radical and controversial change to its service with the launch of a new “Hide Replies” feature. Effectively, this... more
Instagram expands change that removes like counts, Twitter starts testing ‘Hide Replies’  9to5Mac · 4 days
Earlier this year, Instagram announced that it was testing a design shift that would hide the number of likes on posts. Now, the company... more
Twitter officially launches its ‘Hide Replies’ feature, initially to users in Canada  TechCrunch · 4 days
Twitter today is beginning its test of a radical and controversial change to its service with the launch of a new “Hide Replies” feature.... more
Google, Facebook, Twitter put on notice about deepfakes in 2020 election - CNET  CNET · 4 days
The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee wants to know how social media will handle deepfake videos ahead of the next presidential... more
How much HR does a scale-up need?  TechCrunch · 4 days
Nora Jenkins Townson Contributor Share on Twitter Nora is an unconventional HR expert based in Toronto. After helping successful startups like FreshBooks and Wealthsimple grow, she founded Bright + Early, an HR consultancy focused... more
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Gives Talk to Apple's Marketing Department  MacRumors · 5 days
Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter and Square, visited Apple headquarters on Tuesday to give a talk... more
Tesla's 'Full Self-Driving' package is getting a big price increase in August - Roadshow  CNET · 5 days
The Big T's CEO Elon Musk said as much on Twitter, while also confirming the release of the long-awaited Advanced... more
What we can learn from DTC success with TV ads  TechCrunch · 5 days
Kevin Krim and Sebastian Chiu Contributor Share on Twitter Kevin Krim is EDO's President & CEO. His 21-year career has spanned search, social and TV advertising across start-ups... more
Twitter chooses to not flag Trump racist tweets - CNET  CNET · 5 days
The president responded to criticism by tweeting he "doesn't have a racist bone" in his body. more
Trump: Google should be probed over China treason claim  BBC · 6 days
President Trump tweets he will look into allegations made by the tech billionaire Peter Thiel. more
Twitter for Web's Massive Redesign Is Now Rolling Out to All Users  Gadgets 360 · 6 days
Twitter has announced that it has started rolling out its major desktop redesign to all users from Monday. The fresh design includes a new... more
Twitter desktop overhaul, new Snapdragon chip video - CNET  CNET · 6 days
Today's major tech stories include a new desktop version of Twitter, the debut of Qualcomm's next Snapdragon CPU and Amazon Prime Day 2019 rages on. more
Donald Trump followed by nearly 20% of US adult Twitter users - CNET  CNET · 6 days
More than 30% of adult Republican Twitter users follow Trump on the platform, a Pew Research Center study finds. more
Senators ask FTC to look into how Facebook, Google and Twitter curate content - CNET  CNET · 6 days
The tech giants "actively censor some content and amplify other content" and are "completely nontransparent," the senators argue. more
Twitter won’t hide Donald Trump’s racist tweets  THE VERGE · 6 days
Twitter won’t be treating President Donald Trump’s recent tweets telling congresswomen to “go back” to their supposed home countries as a violation... more
Google, Facebook and Twitter sent letters about deepfakes by Rep. Schiff - CNET  CNET · 6 days
The California Rep. wants to know how deepfakes will be addressed by social media ahead of the upcoming election. more
Twitter.com launches its big redesign with simpler navigation and more features  TechCrunch · 6 days
Twitter’s website is getting a major overhaul. The company has been testing a new version of its desktop website since the beginning of the year, and... more
Twitter Starts Rolling Out Updated Website With New Design  MacRumors · 6 days
Twitter today announced the launch of a new Twitter.com experience on the desktop, which includes several new features... more
Twitter rolls out its redesigned desktop website with simplified navigation, more features  TechCrunch · 6 days
Twitter’s website is getting a major overhaul. The company has been testing a new version of its desktop website since the beginning of the... more
Personality of things  TechCrunch · 1 week
Tiffine Wang Contributor Share on Twitter Tiffine Wang is a senior investment manager at Singtel Innov8, the corporate venture capital arm of Singtel Group. Freddy Dopfel Contributor Share on Twitter Freddy Dopfel is a senior associate at Grishin Robotics. Humans... more
How the biggest decentralized social network is dealing with its Nazi problem  THE VERGE · 1 week
Mastodon was built to be a kinder, more decentralized version of Twitter — then Gab showed up Continue reading… more
Daily Crunch: Twitter will let you hide replies  TechCrunch · 1 week
The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe... more
The Google News tab in Search is being redesigned for readability  TechCrunch · 1 week
The Google News tab is getting a makeover. Google announced this week, by way of a tweet, a significant redesign of the Google.com News tab on... more
Twitter Users in Canada Will Be Able to Hide Replies to Their Tweets From Next Week  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
Twitter's much-awaited hide replies feature will start rolling out to select users in Canada from next... more
Twitter Experiences Hour-Long Worldwide Outage  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
For nearly an hour Thursday, Twitter appeared inaccessible for people around the world, regardless of celebrity status or follower count. more
Trump criticizes tech firms at White House’s conservative social media summit  Global News · 1 week
Trump lashed out in a Twitter post before the event on Thursday at some social media companies and traditional news firms, saying, "The Fake News is... more
Twitter will start testing its ‘hide replies’ feature next week, in Canada  TechCrunch · 1 week
Twitter users are getting more control over which comments are visible in the conversations they start. The company has been testing and talking about... more
Twitter suffers outage after 'internal configuration' problems  Sky News · 1 week
Social media giant Twitter is back up after an outage left users unable to log on for nearly two hours. more
'Miss us?' Twitter hit with hour-long outage  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Twitter was down for about an hour Thursday in an outage that appeared to affect users around the world. more
Three great opportunities for startups in the entertainment space  TechCrunch · 1 week
Arvin Patel Contributor Share on Twitter Arvin Patel is the chief intellectual product officer at TiVo and an executive vice president at the company. With over-the-top (OTT) changing the way... more
Twitter back up after service disruption  Global News · 1 week
Twitter users attempting to logon to the app or site were being greeted by a message that reads "something is technically wrong." more
Twitter goes down after 'internal configuration' problems  Sky News · 1 week
Social media giant Twitter is back up after an outage to its site, left users unable to log on for nearly two hours. more
The Latest: Twitter blames internal configuration for outage  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Twitter says "an internal configuration change" is responsible for an outage that lasted for about an hour. more
Twitter returns after an hour-long outage  TechCrunch · 1 week
After an hour of sweet freedom, the world has been returned to the grasp of Twitter. At about 2:50 pm ET, the desktop and mobile site were down, displaying a “Something is technically wrong” error. The... more
PSA: Twitter is down for a lot of people right now  Windows Central · 1 week
What you need to know Around 2:50 PM ET, Twitter started having issues all across the globe. The social network's apps and website aren't loading. It's... more
You’re not alone, Twitter is down and no one can tweet [Fixed]  9to5Mac · 1 week
Twitter is down this afternoon and it looks like most users can’t tweet or view their feeds for the time being. Those experiencing issues... more
Twitter investigating global outage  Sky News · 1 week
Social media giant Twitter is investigating an outage to its site, after widespread reports that the platform is down. more
It’s not just you, Twitter is down  TechCrunch · 1 week
Twitter is currently down across the web. At about 2:45 pm ET, the desktop and mobile site were down, displaying a “Something is technically wrong” error. The app was also not working. At the... more
Twitter goes down during White House social media summit  THE VERGE · 1 week
Twitter appeared to be down for a large number of users across the United States on Thursday. The... more
Trump's social media summit to feature conservatives but not Facebook, Twitter - CNET  CNET · 1 week
The White House is holding a social media summit Thursday, hosting some of the president's biggest online supporters. more
Trump shows love-hate for social media as he leads 'summit'  ABC NEWS · 1 week
President Donald Trump displayed his love-hate relationship with social media in tweets bashing "biased" Big Tech ahead of a White House 'summit' stacked with conservative critics of the... more
Microsoft Teams users 'unable to perform various actions' right now  Windows Central · 1 week
Microsoft is investigating why Microsoft Teams users can't do several actions on the service right now. What you need to know Microsoft Teams is experiencing various issues. Users... more
Trump's social media summit puts Facebook, Twitter on notice - CNET  CNET · 1 week
Ahead of Thursday's summit, the president renews his criticisms of social media companies and says "we will not let them get away with it much longer." more
Trump is hosting a social media summit, but Facebook and Twitter aren’t invited  Global News · 1 week
Trump lashed out in a Twitter post before the event on Thursday at some social media companies and traditional news firms, saying,... more
The unpredictable legal implications of Trump’s Twitter-blocking defeat  THE VERGE · 1 week
Earlier this week, a federal appeals court ruled that President Donald Trump couldn’t block his critics on Twitter. More specifically,... more
Trump lashes out on Twitter ahead of social media 'summit'  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
President Donald Trump is on a Twitter tirade ahead of a White House 'Social Media Summit,' a gathering of mostly conservative groups more
Redmi 7A to Go on Sale in India Next on July 18: Check Price, Offers  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Redmi 7A sale in India will take place next time on July 18, Xiaomi Vice President Manu Kumar... more
US terminates funds for anti-Iran Twitter feed  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
The State Department says it has terminated support for an online project aimed at fighting Iranian disinformation more
Congress faces ‘hard questions’ on facial recognition as activists push for ban  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Lawmakers pressed officials on the federal government’s use of facial recognition today, as activists push for an outright ban on the technology. The issue... more
Honor 9X Pro, Honor 9X Specifications Leaked in Detail Ahead of Formal Launch  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Honor 9X Pro and Honor 9X specifications have been leaked on Twitter just days ahead of the July 23 launch in China. more
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