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Just say no: negativity is secret of political tweet success, study finds
Want to go viral on Twitter? Steer clear of positive terms, Spanish researchers say

Natalie Grover

13, Apr, 2021 @10:02 AM

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Twitter advertises jobs in Ghana as it prepares to open first Africa office
Recruitment marks significant step in social media company’s plans to establish presence on continent

Guardian staff and agencies

13, Apr, 2021 @2:53 AM

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Who will deal with your online presence when you die? How to create a ‘digital will’
Making a plan now can prevent identity theft, save records and stop friends getting painful pop-up reminders when you’re gone

Naaman Zhou

10, Apr, 2021 @8:00 PM

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Saudi Arabia jails alleged satirist ‘identified in Twitter infiltration’
Activist claims 2014 breach led to aid worker being sentenced to 20 years over parody account

Stephanie Kirchgaessner in Washington

09, Apr, 2021 @1:21 PM

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National Archives won’t be allowed to restore Trump’s tweets on the platform
Twitter said that because of the former president’s ban content from his account will not appear on the social network

Kari Paul

09, Apr, 2021 @12:19 AM

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Rangers join Swansea’s social media boycott over online abuse
Championship clubs are pushing for EFL teams to adopt a powerful collective approach to tackling online discrimination after Swansea announced a social media boycott

Ben Fisher

08, Apr, 2021 @9:16 PM

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Stomachs in? Return of low-rise jeans leads to social media flare-up
UK online searches up 73% since last year but some users are railing against the ‘bad taste’ trend

Priya Elan Deputy fashion editor

08, Apr, 2021 @12:47 PM

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A room with a view: the Twitter account that spent a year staring into people’s homes
As the pandemic forced us inside and online, Room Rater was one Twitter account giving doomscrollers a well-needed levity break. A year on, co-founder Claude Taylor explains how he plans to keep going

Morwenna Ferrier

08, Apr, 2021 @10:08 AM

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Peter Dutton starts issuing defamation threats to Twitter users
The minister, who has already extracted an apology from Greens senator Larissa Waters, is taking a more aggressive stance over social media posts

Paul Karp and Amy Remeikis

07, Apr, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Supreme court dismisses case brought by Twitter users Trump blocked
Court accedes to justice department request to dismiss case after campaigners argued president’s Twitter account was public forum

Mike Jordan

05, Apr, 2021 @9:00 PM

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Who needs Twitter? Trump wishes happy Easter to 'radical left crazies'
Former president marks holy day with brief, abusive statement

Martin Pengelly

04, Apr, 2021 @6:32 PM

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'Fake' Twitter users rush to Amazon's defence over unions and working conditions
Similar accounts have been used before during periods when the company was facing increased scrutiny and criticism

Michael Sainato

31, Mar, 2021 @6:00 AM

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