Irobiko Chimezie

Twitter in trouble for blocking links to Biden article

Twitter announced Friday that it will change its policy around hacked information after its decision to block users from sharing an unverified New York Post exposé about Hunter Biden sparked outrage among conservatives. Enforcing a policy put in place in 2018 to discourage harm associated with hacks and exposure of private information, Twitter blocked users … Continue reading Twitter in trouble for blocking links to Biden article

Trump to sign executive order on social media companies

President Trump earlier threatened to put regulations or even shut down social media sites, including Twitter, after the latter labeled the president's tweets with fact-checks. President Donald Trump will sign an executive order "pertaining to social media" shortly, White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany told reporters on Wednesday. McEnany first said it was not clear … Continue reading Trump to sign executive order on social media companies

Irobiko Chimezie

Why is Twitter deleting Saudi-related accounts?

Twitter says it has removed nearly 6,000 accounts it has deemed tied to a state-backed information operation in Saudi Arabia. Twitter says the accounts violated its "platform manipulation policies" and targeted discussions related to Saudi Arabia and advancing its geopolitical interests. The 5,929 accounts removed are part of a larger group of 88,000 accounts engaged … Continue reading Why is Twitter deleting Saudi-related accounts?

Black female journalists and politicians are targets – Diane Abbot

  Shadow Home Secretary Diane Abbot has urged Twitter to take action over “highly offensive racist and misogynist” abuse on the platform after a major study found thousands of tweets disproportionately targeting black female politicians and journalists. The Amnesty International study found that black women were 84% more likely than white women to be mentioned … Continue reading Black female journalists and politicians are targets – Diane Abbot

Twitter explains how Obama and Trump lost thousands of followers

  As Twitter intensifies its crackdown on accounts it has called ‘problematic,’ several brands, celebrities, organizations and even common Twitter users have noticed a dramatic drop in the number of followers. Image: Donald Trump and Barack Obama As part of its crackdown, Twitter has said that it is targeting the spread of abuse and misinformation, … Continue reading Twitter explains how Obama and Trump lost thousands of followers

Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna still fighting dirty; nude Pictures and Proof of Infidelity exposed

Bob Kardashian and Blac Chyna are still at each other's throat since their relationship went sour over allegations of violence and extra-marital affairs. Image shows Rob Kardashian, Blac Chyna and their baby girl Dream. Unfortunately for fans who are hoping to find details of the marital problems on Instagram, including Chyna's nude pictures which were … Continue reading Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna still fighting dirty; nude Pictures and Proof of Infidelity exposed

Why Kim Kardashian attracts so much hate

Kim Kardashian hasn't done anything different to what other Hollywood stars -- old and young -- did in the past. She wasn't the first celebrity to feature in porn or date "dozens" of hunky black males, and she won't be the last. Although Kimmy' recently celebrated her landmark social media achievement of 100 million followers, there are … Continue reading Why Kim Kardashian attracts so much hate

How Celebrities feel about Ariana Grande’s Concert and the Manchester Arena explosion; 8-year-old Girl identified as a victim

Ariana Grande's Manchester Arena concert was disrupted by bomb explosions which reportedly killed 22 and injured over 50 persons, and celebrities aren't smiling about the wickedness meted on innocent souls. Concertgoers who gathered at the location to have fun were mostly teenagers, children and parents who love music. An 8-year-old named Saffie Rose Roussos has been identified … Continue reading How Celebrities feel about Ariana Grande’s Concert and the Manchester Arena explosion; 8-year-old Girl identified as a victim

What Celebrities tweeted on Sir Roger Moore’s Death

Sir Roger Moore, the famous actor who played James Bond 007 for the longest period of 12 years, will be remembered by his works and good deeds. Moore was actively involved with charity works and was appointed a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador in 1991. Sir Roger Moore He was inducted into Hollywood's Walk of Fame in … Continue reading What Celebrities tweeted on Sir Roger Moore’s Death

How bad is it that Donald Trump loves life on Twitter?

Donald Trump is a socially vibrant man who would stop at nothing to reach his numerous followers on Twitter, no matter what negative thoughts we read from his ol' school critics. What's life without freedom, anyway? When Mr. President says he loves Twitter, there are countless reasons to that, and one of them is because he's … Continue reading How bad is it that Donald Trump loves life on Twitter?