Twitter brings Bookmarks to the web with a new design, now in testing –...

Twitter is testing a new experience for web users, the company announced in a tweet on Thursday. A small number of Twitter users will see the updated version of...

Alex Jones and Infowars permanently suspended from Twitter and Periscope after new content violations...

Twitter has finally put an end to the ongoing controversy over how it has refused to completely shut down the accounts of Alex Jones and his online media site...

Yep, consumers are worried about their data – TechCrunch

Recent headlines at TechCrunch and elsewhere have been filled with news about data breaches, data misuse and other data-related scandals. But has that actually affected how consumers think about their...

Twitter agrees to abuse-transparency reports, civil rights audit – TechCrunch

A meek and quiet “no” was Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s refrain as he responded to an onslaught of questions from House Energy Committee Republicans about whether his service shadowbans...

Here’s Ashton Kutcher’s advice to Jack Dorsey – TechCrunch

It might feel like ancient internet history, but Ashton Kutcher was the first person to reach 1 million followers on Twitter back in 2009. Effie Epstein and Kutcher came...

Kids’ gaming platform Roblox raises $150M – TechCrunch

Roblox, which allows kids to create 3D worlds and games, has raised an additional $150 million in funding. The company didn’t disclose its valuation in the announcement, but a source with...

Twitter is a Nazi haven for the same reason its CEO claims no bias...

“From a simple business perspective and to serve the public, Twitter is incentivized to keep all voices on the platform”. That’s Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s argument for why “Twitter...

Political anonymity may help us see both sides of a divisive issue online –...

Some topics are so politically charged that even to attempt a discussion online is to invite toxicity and rigid disagreement among participants. But a new study finds that exposure to...

Twitter hints at new threaded conversations and who’s online features – TechCrunch

Twitter head Jack Dorsey sent out a tweet this afternoon hinting the social platform might get a couple of interesting updates to tell us who else is currently...

Twitter announces new policy and certification process for ‘issue ads’ – TechCrunch

Twitter continues to roll out new policies aimed at increasing transparency, particularly around political advertising. Amidst ongoing concerns about Russian election interference and misinformation on social media, the company recently...