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Twitter accounts inactive for more than 6 months to be removed

Nov 27, 2019 - 4:09 PM

If you want to keep your Twitter account that you haven't logged in to for the past 6 months, you'll need to sign back in before December 11, 2019

Twitter puts curbs on far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones

Aug 15, 2018 - 5:45 PM

(UPDATED) According to Twitter, Jones' account is not suspended but 'has limited functionality,' as part of an enforcement effort that requires tweets violating Twitter rules to be deleted

ALEX JONES. Photo from Alex Jones' Twitter.

Twitter suspends 'Professional Heckler'

Jul 25, 2018 - 6:11 PM

(UPDATED) A longtime satirist and known Duterte critic is taken off Twitter

Twitter continues aggressive suspension of unwanted accounts

Jul 18, 2018 - 2:26 PM

New report surfaces, saying Twitter suspended 58 million accounts in the 4th quarter of 2017

Twitter to confirm new accounts in spam fight

Jun 27, 2018 - 1:28 PM

Adding a way to check that a real person is behind new accounts is described by Twitter as being among measures to fight abuse, trolls, and hateful content

TWITTER. This file photo taken on September 11, 2013 shows shows the logo of the social networking website 'Twitter' on a computer screen in London, England. File photo by Leon Neal/AFP

Alden Richards, Maine Mendoza are the most tweeted Pinoy accounts in 2017

Dec 06, 2017 - 5:16 PM

Meanwhile, Vice Ganda and Anne Curtis are the most followed Filipino Twitter accounts for 2017

Twitter boss briefly suspended from his own network

Nov 23, 2016 - 4:23 PM

Internal mistake causes accidental suspension of the Twitter account of Jack Dorsey

WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 21: CEO of Twitter and Square Jack Dorsey accepts the award for CEO of the Year onstage during the Thurgood Marshall College Fund 28th Annual Awards Gala at Washington Hilton on November 21, 2016 in Washington, DC. Teresa Kroeger/Getty Images for Thurgood Marshall College Fund/AFP

Millions of Twitter account passwords leaked

Jun 10, 2016 - 3:32 PM

Michael Coates Twitter s Trust and Information Security Officer says the company is confident the information was not obtained from a hack of Twitter s servers

Alma Moreno looks back on Karen Davila interview, parody Twitter account

May 12, 2016 - 6:18 PM

UPDATED Huwag naman nila ako apakan ng sobra Isipin naman nila mga anak ko Alma tells Boy Abunda on his talk show

Twitter accidentally resets large number of user passwords

Nov 09, 2012 - 9:29 AM

Twitter announced that it had accidentally sent password reset emails to a larger number of accounts than they thought had been compromised

PASSWORD RESET. Check your Twitter account's password now whether or not you received their email

@FranklinDrilon, @ConradoDeQuiros faking it

Sep 06, 2012 - 1:30 PM

@FranklinDrilon and @ConradoDeQuiros have fooled many Twitter users