Twitter is an online news and social networking service. Its users post and interact with messages, "tweets," up to 140 characters in length.
Twitter Inc. is based in San Francisco, California, United States. It was created in 2006 and now has well over 300 million monthly active users. DW has various twitter accounts such as @DWnews Here you can find an automatic compilation of all DW content referring to Twitter.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk will pay a $20 million fine and give up his board chairmanship for misleading tweets about the company. The Securities and Exchange Commission said he knew "the potential transaction was uncertain."
The social networking company has said the bug related to direct messages between users and businesses. Less than 1 percent of Twitter's more than 330 million monthly active users are believed to have been affected.
A French court has ordered a psychological assessment of far-right leader Marine Le Pen in a case about the dissemination of extremely violent images. Le Pen says the order is part of a government plot to discredit her.