Twitter's 'Super Follow' will finally let you charge for your precious tweets
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Twitter’s ‘Super Follow’ will finally let you charge for your precious tweets

Your #content will definitely be worth every penny. During a Thursday investor call, Twitter announced a plan to let users charge followers for access to “exclusive content.” Dubbed “Super Follow,” the service will bring an element of Patreon-like monetary support to a social-media ecosystem that up until now has largely …

Twitter is working on a 'Safety mode' that will automatically block mean tweets
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Twitter is working on a ‘Safety mode’ that will automatically block mean tweets

Twitter is working on a new tool that will automatically detect and block abusive accounts for users, the company said during its recent 2021 Analyst Day presentation. Twitter didn't provide a lot of details on the feature. However, two screensho… Continue Reading…

Twitter’s ‘Super Follow’ creator subscription takes shots at Substack and Patreon
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Twitter’s ‘Super Follow’ creator subscription takes shots at Substack and Patreon

It’s been an all-around more ambitious year for Twitter. Following activist shareholder action last year that aimed to oust CEO Jack Dorsey, the company has been making long overdue product moves, buying up companies and aiming to push the envelope on how it can tap its network and drive new …

Daily Crunch: Twitter announces ‘Super Follow’ subscriptions
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Daily Crunch: Twitter announces ‘Super Follow’ subscriptions

Twitter reveals its move into paid subscriptions, Australia passes its media bargaining law and Coinbase files its S-1. This is your Daily Crunch for February 25, 2021. The big story: Twitter announces ‘Super Follow’ subscriptions Twitter announced its first paid product at an investor event today, showing off screenshots of …

Twitter teases new features for groups, tipping and ‘super follows’
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Twitter teases new features for groups, tipping and ‘super follows’

Twitter plans to start testing several new features that could dramatically change how its users interact on its platform. During its analyst day presentation, the company previewed a number of new features, including communities, tipping and an acco… Continue Reading…

Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp face tougher rules in India
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Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp face tougher rules in India

India announced sweeping rules to regulate social media firms, streaming services, and digital news outlets on Thursday, posing new challenges for giants such as Facebook, Twitter, Google and Netflix that count Asia’s third-largest economy as their key overseas market. Ravi Shankar Prasad, India’s IT, Law, and Justice minister, said in …

Twitter is now adding a controversial 'hacked materials' warning label to tweets
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Twitter is now adding a controversial ‘hacked materials’ warning label to tweets

“These materials may have been obtained through hacking,” reads the disclaimer affixed to a tweet linking to a story from independent news outlet, The Grayzone. Leaked files show Reuters’ & the BBC’s role in covert British Foreign Office programs to effect “attitudinal change” & “weaken the Russian state’s influence” They …

Twitter is now adding a controversial 'hacked materials' warning label to tweets
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Twitter is now adding a controversial ‘hacked materials’ warning label to tweets

“These materials may have been obtained through hacking,” reads the disclaimer affixed to a tweet linking to a story from independent news outlet, The Grayzone. Leaked files show Reuters’ & the BBC’s role in covert British Foreign Office programs to effect “attitudinal change” & “weaken the Russian state’s influence” They …

Twitter bans 100 accounts linked to Russian troll farms
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Twitter bans 100 accounts linked to Russian troll farms

For at least the third time in less than a year, Twitter has banned a network of accounts with links to Russia’s Internet Research Agency (IRA), the troll farm responsible for interfering in the 2016 presidential election. Twitter said on Tuesday it… Continue Reading…

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Twitter relaunches test that asks users to revise harmful replies

Twitter is running a new test that will ask users to pause and think before they tweet. According to the company’s announcement, when Twitter detects what appears to be a potentially harmful or offensive reply to someone else’s tweet, it will prompt you to consider revising your text instead of …