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Saudi sisters given help after fleeing to Georgia
4 days ago
Two Saudi Arabian women who fled their families to Georgia this week have been offered help by authorities. The sisters are the latest in a stream of women using Twitter to escape the Saudi male guardianship system.
Facebook to tighten live stream access after Christchurch attacks
Science & Tech
Social media giants, including Facebook and Twitter, were heavily criticized after the terror attacks on New Zealand mosques for their perceived inactivity in dealing with material live streamed by the suspect.
Twitter's growing business in Asia
Bloomberg's Selina Wang discusses Twitter's international business and its efforts to clamp down on election manipulation.
Nicki Minaj joins Ariana Grande, calls out Grammys producer
Nicki Minaj joins Ariana Grande, calls out Grammys producer. Minaj says she was "bullied" by Grammy Awards show producer Ken Ehrlich. Nicki Minaj, via Twitter Minaj has never won a Grammy, despite being nominated 10 times since 2011.
Twitter revenue growth encouraging says Greenwood Capital CIO
Walter Todd, Greenwood Capital chief investment officer, discusses Twitter earnings and growth forecasts on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas."
Hundreds of German politicians hacked: media reports
Internal party documents and politicians' personal details have been leaked online over Twitter, a Berlin radio has reported. All of Germany's parties in the Bundestag have been affected, except for the far-right AfD.
Donald Trump's motives for Syria withdrawal remain as murky as its implementation
President Trump's surprising move to order the withdrawal of all US forces from Syria via Twitter stunned Washington. But why he did it and whether his order will be implemented remains murky.
Twitter's 'Toxic' work environment for women
Science & Tech
With gender inequality prevalent throughout the world, Amnesty International points out Twitter's "toxic" work environment for women.
Twitter still has work to do addressing bad online behavior, CFO says
Ned Segal, Twitter Inc. chief financial officer, discusses the company's third-quarter performance and efforts to remove suspicious accounts with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close." Thumbnails
Ariana Grande shares clip of new song
6 Oct 2018
Ariana Grande Shares Clip of New Song Grande took to Twitter to tease fans with 45 seconds of the new song. The caption, "tell me how good it feels to be needed," is a lyric from the song.
'I am Ye': Kanye West reveals new name on Twitter
30 Sep 2018
Rapper Kanye West is apparently changing his name -- to Ye. Announcing the new name on Twitter on Saturday (September 29), he wrote: "The being formally [sic] known as Kanye West. I am YE."
Facebook and Twitter remove fake accounts linked to Russia and Iran
24 Aug 2018
Facebook Inc. for the first time named a country other than Russia that has been using fake accounts to manipulate global politics: Iran. Bloomberg's Jordan Robertson reports on "Bloomberg Technology."