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Twitter Cracks Down On Conspiracy Theories

(CNN) - Twitter is cracking down on accounts that spread conspiracy theories online. On Tuesday the social networking site announced it will permanently suspend some accounts linked to Q-Anon. Q-Anon is a group known for its disinformation campaigns. Followers…

Twitter Now Allows You To Limit Replies

(CNN) - Twitter allows users to trim conversations. The social media giant has been testing new settings that give people stronger control of their space. Users now can limit who can reply to their tweets; including only followers or…

Twitter Expects FTC Fine Up To $250 Million

(CNN) - Twitter expects to pay millions of dollars for allegedly mishandling users' personal information. On Monday the company disclosed in a filing that it could face a fine from the Federal Trade Commission. The FTC sent Twitter a…

Twitter Hackers Accessed Direct Messages

(CNN) - Twitter says the hackers that hit dozens of high-profile accounts last week also accessed some users' direct messages. On Wednesday the social networking site tweeted that the hackers accessed the Direct Message inbox of up to 36…

High-Profile Twitter Accounts Hacked

(CNN) - Hackers have hit the Twitter accounts of several public figures. The accounts of Joe Biden, former president Barack Obama, Mike Bloomberg and others posted similar tweets on Wednesday. The tweets appear to solicit donations as part of…

Twitter Could Launch A Subscription Option

(CNN) - Twitter may be working on a new subscription-based platform. The company made a job posting on Wednesday, looking for a senior software engineer at a subscription platform called "Gryphon." The listing said the job would be with…

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Donates $10M To Prisons

(CNN) - Twitter's CEO is doing more than tweeting about the coronavirus. On Monday, Jack Dorsey announce he will donate $10 million to a criminal justice advocacy group to help prisons battle the coronavirus. The advocacy group is called…

Twitter Ends SMS Service Amid Security Concerns

(CNN) - Twitter is turning off its SMS service for all but a few countries. That means, for the most part people across the world won't be able to use Twitter over text message. That's how the platform was…

Popeyes Tweets 'Fried Chicken And Chill' Campaign

(CNN) - Popeyes apparently wants a piece of the Netflix and chill trend. The fried chicken chain kicked off its own campaign this week called "Fried Chicken and Chill." In a Twitter message, Popeyes told its followers to tweet…

Twitter Testing Disappearing Tweets

(CNN) - Twitter is hopping on the disappearing content bandwagon. The social network is testing a new feature called 'fleets,' which are posts that disappear after 24 hours. It's currently only available in Brazil. Unlike normal tweets, fleets do…