Major Twitter hack in 2020 results in another arrest

Police in Spain have arrested a 22-year-old British man in connection with a major Twitter hack last year that targeted high-profile accounts as part of a Bitcoin scam. Joseph O’Connor was picked up by police in the resort town of Estepona about 280 miles south of Madrid following a request by the U.S. authorities to […]

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Twitter for web returns after major outage on Wednesday

Twitter for web experienced serious service issues around the world for several hours on Wednesday evening, preventing users from viewing tweets and other content. The problem started at around 10 p.m. ET and took nearly three hours for the company to fix.  Twitter’s mobile app appeared to be unaffected. Twitter Support acknowledged the issue at […]

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Twitter finally gives up on cropping image previews

Twitter has launched full-size image previews so you’ll no longer have to guess what’s hiding in the rest of a cropped picture in your feed. Twitter launched the new full-size previews for iPhone and Android on Wednesday, May 5. Before the change, non-horizontal images were always cropped, forcing the user to tap on the picture […]

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Twitter Asks Twitter To Summarize 2020 In One Word

Twitter took Twitter by storm by asking users to describe 2020 in one word. The tweet generated over 120,000 replies. How would you describe 2020? Related | Finding Your Way Forward: Five Key Social Trends for 2021 No-one knows Twitter better than Twitter. But who could have predicted that a simple four-letter tweet could generate over […]

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