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Twitter launches live scorecard for cricket, announces first community in India for cricket fans

The Cricket Twitter – India community is now live on the web and the iOS and Android apps. Twitter has also launched a live cricket scorecard in India. Twitter took action against 340 URLs last month for harassment, defamation and illegal activities Twitter starts testing downvoting on replies but it’s not that exciting. [Via]
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Donald Trump to launch social media platform called Truth Social

The former president, who remains banned from Facebook and Twitter, has a goal to rival those tech giantsDonald Trump has announced plans to launch a social media platform called TRUTH Social that will rolled out early next year.The former president, who was banned from Facebook and Twitter earlier this year, says his goal is to rival the tech companies that have denied him the megaphone that was paramount to his rise. Continue reading...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Technology, Social Media, US news, Donald Trump, Trump, Facebook and Twitter, TRUTH Social


Trump bemoaned being banned from Twitter in his announcement for new social network: TRUTH Social

Former U.S. President Donald Trump. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Donald Trump announced plans to launch a new social media site in 2022 called TRUTH Social. The former president said he created the site to "fight back" against Big Tech. Trump cited the Taliban's Twitter presence while bemoaning his own permanent ban from the site. Donald Trump deemed himself America's "favorite President," in a press release announcing plans for his own social media platform called TRUTH Social.Th...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Politics, Media, US, America, Trends, Afghanistan, Taliban, Donald Trump, Trump, Capitol, Twitter Facebook, Twitter Trump, Brooking, Atlantic Council s Digital Forensic Research Lab


Twitter acquires group chat app Sphere

A Twitter spokesperson confirmed the Sphere acquisition news to TechCrunch. Sphere said as part of the move, which will see its headcount of about 20 join Twitter, the startup will be winding down the standalone app next month. Hopefully with Sphere under its umbrella, the social giant will do something about the state of personal and group messages on its platform. [Via]
Tags: Twitter, Business, News, TechCrunch Sphere


Scream Vs Child's Play – The Greatest Horror Franchise Ever [Round 2]

Welcome to the Tournament of Terrors, a /Film bracket where we argue about the greatest horror franchise of all time, and you, the readers, get to decide the winners. The rules are simple: two iconic horror movie series enter the ring, each represented by a /Film writer ready to champion them. And you -- yes, you, the person reading this right now -- will vote on which one gets to move forward.You can find all the details, including a schedule for all the showdowns, right here. And here is the c...
Tags: Amazon, Twitter, Movies, Chucky, Wes Craven, Ethan Anderton, Don Mancini, Chris Evangelista


Trump is banned from Facebook and Twitter, but experts say he 'absolutely' wouldn't need them to run for president again

Former President Donald Trump. Getty Trump remains banned from Twitter permanently and from Facebook until at least January 2023. Even if he never regains access, experts say he won't need the platforms to win the presidency. There's been growing speculation that the former President will run for office in the next election. Former President Donald Trump remains banned from Twitter and Facebook. Those megaphones were useful for him during his presidency, but he won't have them ...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Politics, News, Trends, Gop, Hillary Clinton, Ferguson, Donald Trump, Trump, SCHMIDT, University of Northern Iowa, Steve Schmidt, Jesse Ferguson, Tech Insider, Lincoln Project


Trump is barred from Facebook and Twitter, but experts say he 'absolutely' wouldn't need them to run for president again

Former President Donald Trump. Getty Trump remains barred from Twitter permanently and from Facebook until at least January 2023. Even if he never regains access, experts say he won't need the platforms to win the presidency. There's been growing speculation that the former president will run for office in the next election. Former President Donald Trump remains barred from Twitter and Facebook. Those megaphones were useful for him during his presidency, but he won't have them ...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Politics, News, Trends, Gop, Hillary Clinton, Ferguson, Donald Trump, Trump, SCHMIDT, University of Northern Iowa, Steve Schmidt, Jesse Ferguson, Tech Insider, Katie Canales


Halloween Vs Phantasm – The Greatest Horror Franchise Ever [Round 1]

Welcome to the Tournament of Terrors, a /Film bracket where we argue about the greatest horror franchise of all time, and you, the readers, get to decide the winners. The rules are simple: two iconic horror movie series enter the ring, each represented by a /Film writer ready to champion them. And you -- yes, you, the person reading this right now -- will vote on which one gets to move forward. You can find all the details, including a schedule for all the showdowns, right here. And here is the ...
Tags: Twitter, Movies, William Shatner, John Carpenter, Michael Myers, Don Coscarelli, Coscarelli, Kaylee Dugan Phantasm


Three Tricks to Get the Most Awesome Influencers to Collaborate with You

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Tags: Google, Facebook, Twitter, Post, Seo, Linkedin, Neil Patrick Harris, Influencer Marketing, Rand Fishkin, Social Media Bios Another


25% Of Fans Are Most Excited To See The Sequel To This Netflix Original Movie

(Welcome to Survey Says, a feature where we conduct a movie-related survey for a random group of people and explain why they're completely right, completely wrong, or somewhere in between.)Netflix has been absolutely crushing it in the game of original films, with some like "To All The Boys I've Loved Before," "The Kissing Booth," "The Babysitter," and "The Christmas Chronicles" spawning sequels. Not every film is guaranteed a sequel, but the success of the original has a direct correlation to w...
Tags: Google, Twitter, Movies, News, Netflix, Mark Wahlberg, Army, Chris Hemsworth, Snyder, Charlize Theron, Zack Snyder, Winston Duke, Army of the Dead, Sam Hargrave, Enola Holmes, Spenser Confidential


Jack Dorsey mocks Mark Zuckerberg's metaverse plan, saying it's dystopian

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey (left) and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Joe Raedle/Getty Images/AP Photo/Mark Lennihan Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey made fun of the "metaverse" on Tuesday. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has said he wants Facebook to become a "metaverse company." Dorsey agreed with a tweet saying the metaverse could be "a dystopian corporate dictatorship." Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has made fun of the "metaverse," a concept Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been pushing as the future of both...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter, Europe, News, Trends, Jack Dorsey, Neal Stephenson, Dorsey, Zuckerberg, Dystopian, Tech Insider, Metaverse, Isobel Asher Hamilton, Mark Zuckerberg Joe Raedle Getty, Zuckeberg


Local news anchors used dry-erase markers and whiteboards after hackers targeted the second-largest TV station owner in the US

Sinclair Broadcast Group was hit by a ransomware attack over the weekend. Pavlo Gonchar/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images A cyberattack has targeted Sinclair Broadcast Group, the US's second-largest local TV station owner. SBG cited the attack in a filing with the SEC, noting it was targeted by attackers seeking ransom. As a result, some of SBG's 185 television stations had to go live without their normal technology. Sinclair Broadcast Group, the second-largest owner of loc...
Tags: Twitter, Nbc, Abc, US, Trends, Cnn, Cbs, SEC, Portland Oregon, Albany, Sinclair, Sinclair Broadcast Group, WJAR, Volz, Providence Rhode Island, KATU


Mark Driscoll’s Christian Theology v. Critical Theory is Awful and Needs Footnotes

I don’t know what else to say about this “book.” Driscoll has taken lots of well deserved criticism on Twitter about it and I want to point out another great source: Wenatchie the Hatchet. Go check out WtH. WtH is a hatchet for sure. In his new post: “Mark Driscoll’s Christian Theology vs Critical Theory could probably use at least one footnote giving credit to Stephen Eric Bronner’s primer on critical theory,” WtH shows how Driscoll is up to his old tricks of using other people’s material as if...
Tags: Health, Twitter, Infertility, Driscoll, Mark Driscoll, CRT, Mars Hill Church, William Wallace, The Trinity Church, Christian Theology, Critical Race Theory, Stephen Eric Bronner


A new way to follow BikePortland comments

It’s no secret that we love our comment section. Now it’s easy to follow all of them using one of the most popular social media tools available: Twitter. We’ve set up a new Twitter account that automagically posts every new BikePortland comment. If you’re on Twitter, just click over and follow @bikepdxcomments. That’s it! Once you follow that account you’ll see the new comments come into your feed. The Twitter posts will have the title of the BikePortland post, the name of the commenter, an e...
Tags: Twitter, Sport, Front Page, Cycling, Housekeeping, Jonathan Maus, Lisa Caballero


A new way to follow BikePortland comments – UPDATED

UPDATE, 10/20 at 12:45 pm: Given reader feedback, I’ve decided to discontinue this feature. The @bikepdxcomments account has been deleted/deactivated and all the posts it once displayed are gone. Thanks everyone for your input. I’ll look for other ways to broaden and amplify our conversations. – Jonathan. It’s no secret that we love our comment section. Now it’s easy to follow all of them using one of the most popular social media tools available: Twitter. We’ve set up a new Twitter account t...
Tags: Twitter, Sport, Front Page, Cycling, Housekeeping, Jonathan, Jonathan Maus, Lisa Caballero


Variety Teams With Twitter to Launch Trending TV Charts

Variety and Twitter have partnered on a unique, first-of-its-kind chart that ranks the most tweeted about TV shows across network television and streaming. The announcement was made on Tuesday at the Advertising Week conference in New York. The three Variety Trending TV charts, powered by Twitter, will detail the top 10 programs that are organically […]
Tags: Twitter, New York, News, Advertising Week


Scientists are closely tracking a new variant spreading in the UK that could be 10% more infectious than Delta

Year 11 pupils get tested prior to returning to school next week at The Wey Valley Academy on September 03, 2021 in Weymouth, England. Finnbarr Webster/Getty Images Scientists are closely tracking a new coronavirus variant called AY.4.2, a subtype of Delta. Early data suggested it could be 10% more infectious than Delta, one expert said. Cases are low outside the UK. Former FDA chief Dr. Scott Gottlieb called for "urgent" research on the variant. Scientists worldwide are closely tracking a...
Tags: Twitter, UK, Science, News, US, Trends, Healthcare, Delta, Food And Drug Administration, Denmark, Fda, Test, Phe, Variant, Gottlieb, Public Health England PHE


We Interrupt This Oral Argument… — See Also

What Does The Interrupting Cow Say?: Nothing, because they would be in violation of new Supreme Court rules. Fascist Friendly Twitter Longs For Good Old Days: Right-wing Twitter bemoans the ACLU objecting to the state exercising its "free speech rights" to discriminate against individuals. Meanwhile, In Things That Actually Are First Amendment Issues: Black students suspended for wanting to protest... after the white kids marched around with a Confederate flag. OK... THIS Time I Promise We Go...
Tags: Twitter, Supreme Court, Law, Aclu, John Pierce, ExamSoft, See Also


'Big Short' investor Michael Burry says he is no longer short Tesla stock

Michael Burry and Elon Musk. Jim Spellman; Pool / Getty Images Michael Burry is no longer short Tesla stock via puts, he told CNBC by e-mail on Friday.Burry's Scion Asset Management first revealed its Tesla option stake in a May 13F filing.At the end of the second quarter, Scion held about 1 million puts of Tesla worth more than $700 million.Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.Michael Burry's Scion Asset Management is no longer short Tesla stock ...
Tags: Twitter, Finance, Trends, Markets, Tesla, Trading, Stock Market, Cnbc, The Big Short, Big Short, Michael Burry, CEO Elon Musk, Burry, Matthew Fox, Tesla Stock, Scion Asset Management


‘Dune’ Is Taking Over Twitter’s Movies Account This Week

“Dune” will be dashing some spice into the Twitter Movies timeline this week. Warner Bros., as part its larger marketing campaign for director Denis Villeneuve’s “Dune,” has paid for a weeklong takeover of the @TwitterMovies account to promote the sci-fi epic. The movie’s wide theatrical release in the U.S. is set for Oct. 22, when […]
Tags: Twitter, News, Warner Bros, Dune, Denis Villeneuve, Twitter Movies


How to Delete Your Twitter Account

Twitter can be a useful tool for businesses, but there might be times when you want to delete your business Twitter account. For example, your business could be going through various scenarios where the Twitter account just isn’t needed, and it’s more useful to start over. However, actually trying to delete your Twitter account is a bit harder than it might seem – but by no means impossible. Our guide will walk you through everything you need to know about how to delete a business Twitter accou...
Tags: Google, Twitter, Sales, Social Media, However Twitter


Facebook needs a facelift

Steven Hill thinks "digital operating permits" could be the key to reining in tech giants and protecting their users. The post Facebook needs a facelift appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Opinion, Sharing, Personal Data, US Senate, Autoplay, Online Advertising, Openaccess, Steven Hill, Sci-tech, Cambridge Analytica, Big Tech


A Saudi dissident sued Twitter for a 2nd time, saying spies at the firm hacked his account and leaked his contacts' names to the kingdom

Ali al-Ahmed. AP Two Saudi nationals who worked at Twitter from 2013 to 2016 are accused of spying for the kingdom. They are accused of hacking the account of dissident Ali al-Ahmed and exposing his sources. Al-Ahmed sued Twitter for damages in California this week. He sued the firm in New York last year. A Saudi dissident in the US is suing Twitter for a second time, alleging that Saudi spies working at the tech firm hacked his account and exposed his sources to the kingdom.Ali al-Ahmed, ...
Tags: Twitter, Politics, New York, California, Saudi Arabia, US, Trends, Tech News, News UK, Ahmed, Ksa, Northern District of California, Ali Al Ahmed, Saudi Civil and Political Rights Association, Al Ahmed, Ahmad Abouammo


The Indiana Jones 5 Set Has Roman Soldiers On It, For Some Reason

The "Indiana Jones" franchise has claimed that somehow, the mythology from multiple religions (featured in "Raiders of the Lost Ark, "Temple of Doom" and "Last Crusade") is real, and so are aliens from other dimensions ("Kingdom of the Crystal Skull"). So what's the next far-out idea the series might have? How about time travel?! A rumor has been making the rounds that "Indiana Jones 5," which is currently filming under director James Mangold, has a story involving some form of time travel. And ...
Tags: Twitter, Movies, News, Ford, Harrison Ford, Indiana Jones, Steven Spielberg, Sicily, Phoebe Waller Bridge, Waller Bridge, John Henry Butterworth, Jez Butterworth, James Mangold


Socially Queer: LGBTIQ+ content creators you should know

If you don’t know of them already, be sure to follow our selection of some of South Africa’s top LGBTIQ+ content creators, from Letlhogonolo Mokgoroane to Thando Hlophe The post Socially Queer: LGBTIQ+ content creators you should know appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Twitter, Instagram, Social Media, South Africa, Friday, Content Creators, Jamil Khan, The List, Neo Baepi, Kim Windvogel, HOLA Africa, Letlhogonolo Mokgoroane, Loren & Gabe, Queer Influencers, Thando Hlophe, Yoliswa Mqoco


10 Marketing Tools to Help in Influencer Outreach

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Why The Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina Was Canceled — Here's What We Know

After the rousing success of The CW's "Riverdale," and its subsequent fanbase growth once the seasons popped up on Netflix, fans were elated at the announcement of the Netflix original series, "The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina." Inspired by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa's popular comic book series of the same name (which itself is a spin-off of Aguirre-Sacasa's "Afterlife with Archie" series), the Netflix series is broken up into parts, and Netflix canceled the show after only four parts. Fans were d...
Tags: Twitter, Television, Movies, Netflix, Warner Bros, Cw, Nme, Greendale, Archie, Riverdale, Ross Lynch, Sabrina, Betty Cooper, Roberto Aguirre Sacasa, Cheryl Blossom, Sabrina Spellman


The Elizabeth Holmes trial: The defense gets smacked down twice in one day

Attorneys for the Theranos founder tried - and failed - to bar the reporter John Carreyrou from the trial. Gilbert Carrasquillo/Getty Images; Michael Loccisano/Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Insider Prosecutors and defense attorneys are battling over Elizabeth Holmes in her fraud trial, but the news media is also an active litigant in the proceedings. Journalists and their publications have argued three separate matters before the court, reflecting both the high-profile nature of the case and t...
Tags: Twitter, News, Trends, Fraud, Healthcare, Cousins, Fortune, Wall Street Journal, US supreme court, Theranos, Elizabeth Holmes, Buddhist, Holmes, DaVila, Media Coalition, Michael Loccisano Getty


Wendy's launches new 'hot and crispy' fries, and customers can get a free replacement if they aren't satisfied

Wendy's new fries that promise to stay hot and crispy longer. Wendy's Wendy's rolled out its new "Hot and Crispy" fries on Wednesday. Anyone who isn't satisfied can replace them for free. That applies to in-store, drive-thru, or app orders. The new recipe has been four years in the making. Wendy's launched its new "Hot and Crispy Fries" on Wednesday, a reworked version of its classic fries, and if customers don't think their serving is hot or crispy enough they ca...
Tags: Twitter, US, Trends, Cnn, Wendy, McDonald, Yahoo Finance, Kurt Kane, Mary Hanbury, Carl Loredo


Herschel Walker nixes fundraiser with supporter who had swastika featured on Twitter profile: report

Republican Senate candidate Herschel Walker speaks at a rally featuring former President Donald Trump in Perry, Ga., on September 25, 2021. Sean Rayford/Getty Images Herschel Walker canceled an event with a film producer who until recently had a swastika on her social media page, per the AJC. Walker's campaign said the event would not move forward at the home of Bettina Sofia Viviano-Langlais. The campaign initially said that the image was "clearly an anti-mandatory vaccination graphic...
Tags: Twitter, Politics, Senate, Israel, NFL, Trends, Georgia, Gop, US Senate, Donald Trump, Walker, AJC, Herschel, Sean Rayford Getty, Herschel Walker, Swastika