Aris Folley, AOL.com Feb 24th 2017 3:50PM A photo of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s backside has been making rounds on social media and has sent the internet into a frenzy. The image currently going viral on Twitter showcases the prime minister’s rear assets. In the photo, the 45-year-old can be seen wearing what some… Continue reading Picture of Justin Trudeau's bubble butt is sending Twitter into meltdown
Twitter is apparently more concerned about your cursing at Donald Trump and members of his administration than the fact his tweets have caused diplomatic incidents and led to the harassment of teenage girls, among other negative consequences. According to The Verge, after developer Victoria Fierce sent an angry tweet to Mike Pence in relation to the Trump… Continue reading Twitter implemented this change last week.
Image: MediaPunch/REX/Shutterstock By Tyler Schmall2017-02-24 21:43:46 UTC Folks, this Sunday is the 89th Academy Awards. It’s an incredibly special night for Hollywood, where last year’s movies are praised and millionaires receive gold statues. And if this year’s past awards shows have been any precedent, it’s also a night where celebrities get to talk about Trump. … Continue reading An exclusive look at Donald Trump's Twitter drafts for Oscar night
Brant James, USA TODAY Sports 4:52 p.m. ET Feb. 24, 2017 CLOSE USA TODAY Sports’ Brant James breaks down key story lines leading into the Daytona 500. Danica Patrick participated with Vonn Miller, Michael Phelps and other sports starts in a ‘mean Tweets’ video.(Photo: Mike Dinovo, USA TODAY Sports) DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Danica Patrick… Continue reading Danica Patrick on Twitter trolls: 'They're very unhappy people'
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By Roger Fingas Friday, February 24, 2017, 07:26 am PT (10:26 am ET) Apple CEO Tim Cook took to Twitter on Friday to mark what would’ve been the 62nd birthday of his predecessor, company co-founder Steve Jobs. “Remembering Steve, whose words and ideals will always inspire us,” Cook wrote. The executive added a quote… Continue reading Apple's Tim Cook marks Steve Jobs's 62nd birthday on Twitter
Image: RICHARD DREW/AP/REX/SHUTTERSTOCK By Kerry Flynn2017-02-24 15:56:07 UTC Twitter has created “Twitter timeout” — or what I like to call “Twitter jail” — in which the reach of a user’s tweets is limited for a 12-hour period if that user is flagged for harassment. The feature, first reported by BuzzFeed, began rolling out earlier this… Continue reading Just swearing at Trump (probably) won't get you in Twitter timeout
Javale McGee and former NBA star Shaquille O’Neal have certainly butted heads over the years, as McGee has made numerous appearances on Shaq’s infamous TNT segment, “Shaqtin’ A Fool.” In fact, some might venture to say McGee is the star of Shaqtin’ A Fool and the main reason the segment has become so popular. In the… Continue reading Javale McGee, Shaq engage in NSFW Twitter exchange over TNT video
(Washington Post Illustration; iStock) Twitter quietly introduced a new punishment for rule breakers a couple of weeks ago: the timeout. “We’ve detected some potentially abusive behavior from your account,” Twitter’s email to users who have triggered the punishment reads. And as a result, Twitter temporarily limits the reach of those accounts. While in the timeout, you can… Continue reading Why Twitter users who swear at politicians might get put in a timeout
Early in February Twitter unveiled a new set of tools to fight harassment on the site. While they don’t do much to end harassment, they are seriously getting in the way of functionality. When users said naughty words, Twitter decided to temporarily disable account features. (Just yesterday Twitter put someone in a timeout for saying “fuck you”… Continue reading Twitter Has Further Trashed Its User Experience by Arbitrarily Censoring Valuable Comments