Photo-sharing service's founder claims microblogging site threatened to cut off access to API if the startup did not abandon its trademark.
Policy revamp comes a week after Robin Williams' daughter abandoned Twitter after gruesome images of her late father were sent to her on the social network.
The move is designed to add variety to your timeline and introduce you to new accounts, but some users have already given it the thumb's down.
The microblogging platform snaps up Madbits, a startup focused on computer vision and dynamic search technology.
Author David Mitchell has released a new short story called "The Right Sort" piecemeal, less than 140 characters at a time.
Current Chief Financial Officer Mike Gupta will assume a new role, while Anthony Noto, who helped lead Twitter's IPO, will become the new finance chief.
The company does say, though, that it's taught Russian officials how they can report illegal tweets for possible removal.
The names, addresses, and SSNs for Twitter founders and CEO are published to the "hidden" Internet, possibly in retaliation for account suspensions.
Ban on video-sharing site lifted five days after the country's highest court said the move violated freedom of expression.
The company has complied with requests from a Pakistani "bureaucrat" to hide specific content, says the New York Times.