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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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Google to welcome back real-time tweets to search results?

Twitter and Google have reached a deal to reconnect the search giant to Twitter's firehose of user-generated content, sources tell Bloomberg.

By February 4, 2015

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Miss an important tweet? Twitter Recap has you covered

New feature will recycle tweets deemed relevant, so users can see mesages they may have missed while away from the service.

By January 21, 2015

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Faving Fantasy: Choose your own adventure on Twitter

Developer Terence Eden has written a text-based adventure game and launched it on social networking platform Twitter.

By January 12, 2015

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'Retweets equal laughs': Why comics can't get enough of Twitter

With a format tailor-made for one-liners, Twitter has become the world's biggest stand-up comedy club. TV comedy writers and an original "SNL" cast member tell Crave why the tweet's the thing.

By November 24, 2014

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Twitter teams with women's group on anti-harassment tool

Women, Action & the Media -- one of the groups behind the #FBrape campaign that prompted a policy change from Facebook -- is working with Twitter to improve the social-media service's response to online harassment.

By November 8, 2014

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For better privacy, change these iOS 8 settings

Before you sync your iCloud or reinstall your apps, you need to lock down your iPhone or iPad. Here are seven important tweaks (and more) you can set to bolster your privacy.

By September 30, 2014

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Instagram reportedly blocked in China amid pro-democracy protests

The Facebook-owned photo sharing app appears to be the latest victim of online censorship in China.

By September 28, 2014

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Twitpic to shut down, blames trademark battle with Twitter

Photo-sharing service's founder claims microblogging site threatened to cut off access to API if the startup did not abandon its trademark.

By September 4, 2014

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Twitter to delete images of deceased family members on request

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.

By August 19, 2014