2018: “The Year of Twitter”

From @MGSiegler: “I think Twitter is going to have a good year in 2018, while Facebook has a bad one.” It’s not that crazy to think about. And to some extent, this is already happening. But to capitalise on this, Twitter will first have to tackle its harassment, hate-speech, and nazi problems. From there, they …

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“Hate speech on Twitter reportedly steered Disney away from buying the company”

The trolls who take a toll on their fellow Twitter users with alarming regularity have finally taken a toll on Twitter itself. Bloomberg reports that the Walt Disney Co. ditched a potential acquisition of the social-media platform, in part because it did not want the family-friendly Disney brand to be associated with the hate speech… On …