(NEW YORK) -- After social media exploded with allegations that Twitter's image-cropping algorithm had a racial bias, the company said it investigated and ultimately decided to drop automated cropping. Late last year, posts on Twitter that included large photos with a white and Black person... Read More.
(MONTREAL, Canada) -- Dr. Nadia Chaudhri has been battling Stage 3 ovarian cancer for the past year, undergoing a hysterectomy and several rounds of chemotherapy. When Chaudhri, a 43-year-old neuroscientist and professor from Montreal, Canada, was hospitalized again this week, she learned that the cancer... Read More.
Maren Morris recently appeared as a guest vocalist on a song off Taylor Swift’s re-released Fearless album. But while Taylor is famous for dropping subtle Easter eggs into her social media posts, Maren is warning fans not to expect the same from her. Case in... Read More.
Well, that didn't take long. Less than a month after she left the social media platform, saying, "This no longer serves me as positively as it serves me negatively," Chrissy Teigen is back on Twitter. "Turns out it feels TERRIBLE to silence yourself and also no longer enjoy belly... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Lawmakers are set to grill the chief executives of Facebook, Google and Twitter on Thursday over their companies' role in the proliferation of disinformation and misinformation online.The deadly riot on Jan. 6... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- (NOTE LANGUAGE) Chrissy Teigen, who had been hailed as the queen of Twitter, suddenly deleted her account on Wednesday. The Cravings author, who went viral many times over for her snarky tweets and even convincing President Joe Biden to follow her at one point, explained that she felt it was the right... Read More.
BY: CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Fifteen years ago, a New York University dropout shared a cryptic message online: "just setting up my twttr." Those five words from Jack Dorsey -- the first tweet ever -- are now being auctioned off, with... Read More.
By DR. MISHAL REJA, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- A new study suggests that former President Donald Trump's inflammatory rhetoric around the coronavirus, which is believed to have originated in China, helped spark anti-Asian Twitter content and "likely perpetuated racist attitudes."
By LUKE BARR, ABC News(TAMPA, Fla.) -- Graham Clark, who pleaded guilty to hacking Twitter in July 2020, has been sentenced to three years in prison, Florida prosecutors announced on Tuesday.The hack caused widespread outages for verified users... Read More.