Tag: Twitter

Twitter is testing new ways to fight misinformation — including a community-based points system

iSpeech.org Ben Collins | NBC News | Source URL Twitter is experimenting with adding brightly colored labels directly beneath lies and misinformation posted by politicians and other public figures, according to a leaked demo of new features sent to NBC News. Twitter confirmed that the leaked demo, which was accessible […]

Twitter Admits To ‘Inadvertently’ Collecting, Sharing Location Data Due To “Bug”

Twitter Admits To ‘Inadvertently’ Collecting, Sharing Location Data Due To “Bug”

Powered by iSpeech Tyler Durden | ZeroHedge | Source URL Twitter announced on Monday that it ‘inadvertently” collected and shared iOS location data due to a software bug. In a blog post, the company admitted: “We have discovered that we were inadvertently collecting and sharing iOS location data with one […]

Supreme Court agrees to hear a case that could determine whether Facebook, Twitter and other social media companies can censor their users

https://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech Tucker Higgins | CNBC | Source URL The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case that could determine whether users can challenge social media companies on free speech grounds. The case, Manhattan Community Access Corp. v. Halleck, No. 17-702, centers on whether a private operator of a public access television […]

Internet Censorship Just Took An Unprecedented Leap Forward, And Hardly Anyone Noticed

iSpeech.org Caitlin Johnstone | Medium | Source URL While most indie media was focused on debating the way people talk about Kanye West and the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, an unprecedented escalation in internet censorship took place which threatens everything we all care about. It received frighteningly little […]