Twitter is a social network platform that was created to be a global real-time communication platform. The platform was first launched in 2006, by Biz Stone, Evan Williams, Jack Dorsey, Noah Glass, in San Francisco, California, United States.
The platform allows users to communicate with others through micro-blogs known as tweets which can be posted and shared through the web platform, SMS, and mobile applications. The platform has over 250 million active users around the world and is available in over thirty five languages.
Twitter encourages users to connect from everywhere around the world, debate, share information, and more. Users can share text, images, and videos, and are able to reply or re-post (retweet) others. The platform is used by celebrities, public figures, athletes, musicians, and other well known figures. The platform generates the majority of their revenue from advertising, as well as from licensing user data.
Twitter holds offices throughout the United States, and international offices in Bangalore, Berlin, Bogota, Brussels, Cologne, Dubai, Dublin, Hamburg, Hong Kong, Jakarta, London, Madrid, Manchester, Manila, Melbourne, Mexico City, Milan, Mumbai, New Delhi, Osaka, Paris, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Singapore, Sydney, Seoul, Tokyo, Toronto, Vancouver, and more.
Twitter announces it is set to show a warning notification when the users try to like a labeled tweet.
Twitter launches Fleets, 24-hour 'stories' similar to Snapchat and Instagram.
Twitter says it will introduce Clubhouse-like voice chat rooms in testing.
Twitter launches a new feature that allows users to make tweets disappear after 24 hours.
Donald Trump to lose Twitter 'world leader' protections on January 20 - Business Insider
Twitter said Monday -- reiterating previously announced policy -- that it will require any tweet from some accounts declaring victory to cite either an announcement from state election officials, or a public projection from at least two authoritative, national news outlets that make independent election calls, the company said in updated guidelines to its election policies on Monday.
Twitter says it has changed its policy and lifted a freeze it placed on the account of the New York Post after the newspaper published controversial articles about Joe Biden's son, Hunter Biden.
On World Internet Day, Twitter maps the history of its custom emojis
Over the last few years, Indian Twitter has witnessed massive growth in conversations around movies, TV, music and lifestyle, which is why around 11 per cent of the custom emojis launched on the service are around entertainment.