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Twitter faces gender bias lawsuit

An ex-employee's proposed class-action lawsuit alleges the social network's arcane promotion process discriminates against women.

By March 22, 2015

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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 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 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