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Marjorie Taylor Greene Temporarily Suspended by Twitter as Congress Considers Expulsion

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Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, commonly known as the QAnon Congresswoman, was temporarily suspended from Twitter on Friday. The social media crackdown coincided with the introduction of a resolution to expel the congresswoman from Georgia from the House, but Twitter claims its enforcement was an error.

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/marjorie-taylor-greene-temporarily-suspended-by-twitter-1846513862
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Twitter is testing an ‘Undo Send’ button for tweets

9e271250-bad2-11e9-b78a-5666c0130d52After releasing its take on stories in the form of Fleets, Twitter could soon offer its own spin on one of Gmail’s best features. Social media maven Jane Manchun Wong has shared a first look at an “Undo Send” timer for tweets that lets…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/twitter-is-testing-an-undo-send-button-for-tweets-121020549.html
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Twitter Spaces audio chat rooms are now open for Android users

Twitter announced a new feature is now available for Android users known as Twitter Spaces. Previously Spaces was open to iOS platform users during its private beta launch. The private beta kicked off in December 2020. For now, Android users do have one limitation in that they’re only able to join and talk in Spaces lacking the ability to start … Continue reading

Source: https://www.slashgear.com/twitter-spaces-audio-chat-rooms-are-now-open-for-android-users-03662109/
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After Texas lifts mask mandate, ‘I hate it here’ trends on Twitter

Yesterday, in the name of “freedom,” Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced he was lifting the mask mandate and opening Texas “100%.” In his press release he said, “With this executive order, we are ensuring that all businesses and families in Texas have the freedom to determine their own destiny.” — Read the rest

Source: https://boingboing.net/2021/03/03/after-texas-lifts-mask-mandate-i-hate-it-here-trends-on-twitter.html
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Twitter Super Follow borrows OnlyFans strategy to charge for tweets

Twitter is preparing to launch paid tweets, with a new Super Follow system which will work a little like Patreon or OnlyFans. Announced during the company’s investors presentation, Super Follow will offer a new way for those with followings on Twitter to monetize that audience, with everything from exclusive content to special badging. Twitter has long talked about – and, … Continue reading

Source: https://www.slashgear.com/twitter-super-follow-borrows-onlyfans-strategy-to-charge-for-tweets-25661290/
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Twitter teases new features for groups, tipping and ‘super follows’

25caeb20-7795-11eb-addb-a04b232c53e7Twitter 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…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/twitter-test-communities-tipping-super-follows-183101868.html
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Twitter bans right-wing activist group Project Veritas

8cedc1e0-5bcc-11eb-9fed-2625e2ec6578Twitter has once again taken action against a group for violating its rules, although this time the circumstances are very different. The New York Times and The Verge report that Twitter has banned right-wing activist group Project Veritas for “…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/twitter-bans-project-veritas-171940989.html
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