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Twitter CEO Dick Costolo: 'We suck' at dealing with trolls

The microblogging service's chief is taking personal responsibility for the platform's slow response to user abuse and harassment, according to memos obtained by The Verge.

By February 4, 2015

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Twitter's Costolo still struggles to send message to Wall Street

Despite Twitter’s stock plummet, CEO Dick Costolo’s job seems safe -- for now. But he needs to explain his strategy better.

By May 2, 2014

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Twitter to Dick Costolo in 2010: You're fired...sort of

"Hatching Twitter" reveals that the executive was briefly fired after a tense board meeting, just weeks before he became CEO, according to USA Today.

By October 13, 2013

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Twitter's Periscope app takes on Meerkat with live video streamed from your phone

The microblogging social network wants you to broadcast live video from your mobile, and encourage other streamers with floating hearts.

By March 26, 2015

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Twitter finds a way to quash offensive tweets

A feature dubbed "quality filtering," available to certain users of Twitter's iOS app, tries to sift out tweets deemed offensive or abusive.

By March 24, 2015

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Ashley Judd says she's pressing charges against Twitter trolls

Technically Incorrect: All she did was say that the University of Arkansas basketball team was "playing dirty." Then the invective rolled in, including threats of physical violence.

By March 18, 2015

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Twitter rule changes clamp down on revenge porn

The new policies arrive as the social network steps up its effort to eliminate bullying behavior directed at users.

By March 11, 2015

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Twitter opens Hong Kong office with eye on China's ad dollars

China's growing middle class and relatively strong business climate present an opportunity for the social network, despite the service still being banned there.

By March 10, 2015

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Twitter finds profit but needs more tweeters

CEO Dick Costolo, facing pressure to rapidly grow the social network, reports Twitter's third straight quarter of profit. Even though growth of monthly active users failed to impress, the stock soars.

By February 5, 2015

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Gamergate is the latest controversial plot in 'Law & Order: SVU'

Previews of the next episode of the TV cop drama show a female video game developer harassed and threatened by online trolls.

By February 9, 2015