twitter – Christian eBuddy Blog Christian eBuddy Sun, 29 May 2016 19:08:26 +0000 en-US hourly 1 With Twitter’s NFL deal, social networks can take on traditional broadcasters at last Mon, 23 May 2016 00:30:05 +0000  For years, the media industry has speculated, somewhat worriedly, that big tech companies wanted to branch out, to take on the TV companies – to acquire rights to premium content. By and large, Silicon Valley firms’ coy response has typically been a demure: “We are a platform company, not a content company.” Now that the dust has settled around the deal it’s… Read More]]> 0 Twitter starts testing Periscope button for Android Tue, 17 May 2016 03:01:00 +0000 A very small fraction of Android users might notice a new button in their Twitter app. According to The Verge, the the company has added a "go live" button that users can see when they compose tweets. It fires up Periscope when you tap it, so you can...]]> 0 French anti-racism groups target Facebook, Twitter and YouTube Mon, 16 May 2016 09:40:00 +0000 0 Twitter for Mac Gains Support for Moments and Polls Wed, 04 May 2016 17:00:46 +0000 0 Twitter Forms A “Trust & Safety Council” To Balance Abuse Vs Free Speech Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:51:05 +0000  Twitter’s latest step in the tricky balancing act of championing free speech without also handing a free pass to orchestrated harassment via its platform is the announcement today that it’s formed a “Trust & Safety Council” comprised of multiple external organizations with various interests in the two issues. The company said today that the Twitter Trust &… Read More]]> 0 Twitter is setting up a safety council to tackle abuse Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:01:00 +0000 If there's one thing that's hampering Twitter's adoption in the wider world, it's that it's become a pretty toxic place for some people. The firm has decided to tackle this problem by announcing the formation of the Twitter Trust and Safety Council,...]]> 0 Twitter says your timeline isn’t changing (update: details) Sat, 06 Feb 2016 21:45:00 +0000 Were you panicking at the thought of Twitter messing with your timeline order? Were you declaring #RIPTwitter and getting ready to move to Peach? Relax. Twitter chief Jack Dorsey has piped up to say that there's no truth to the rumors of a Facebook-l...]]> 0