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#Twitter

# twitter - Yesterday’s News

'Imagine getting rape threats when you open an app': The toll of online abuse on women

Women in eight different countries reported feeling anxious, less confident and unable to sleep after receiving abuse online.

# twitter - Sunday 19 November, 2017

From The42 Buffon's tears, Swedish chefs and Bundee's debut - it's the sporting tweets of the week Tweet Elite

Buffon's tears, Swedish chefs and Bundee's debut - it's the sporting tweets of the week

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

# twitter - Friday 17 November, 2017

Mary Lou McDonald says she's glad Barry Walsh resigned over comments about female politicians

The Sinn Féin deputy leader was subject to online abuse by Walsh.

'Where do his hands go?' Trump hits out at Senator accused of groping sportscaster

The US President has yet to comment on the numerous allegations levelled against Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore.

# twitter - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Twitter strips verified status from Richard Spencer and others after new rules against hate

The company has said that it should have acted earlier.

# twitter - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Trump Jr releases messages with WikiLeaks during 2016 campaign

The private messages released by Trump Jr on Twitter show him responding to the website three times.

# twitter - Sunday 12 November, 2017

George Takei and Richard Dreyfuss respond to harassment scandals

“Right now it is a he said/he said situation, over alleged events nearly 40 years ago”, Takei said.

# twitter - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Twitter has officially doubled its character limit for all its users

An expanded character limit of 280 has been tested over the past month.

# twitter - Saturday 4 November, 2017

US journalist charged with attempting to overthrow Robert Mugabe after calling him 'selfish and sick'

Martha O’Donovan, who works in Zimbabwe, has been remanded in custody.

# twitter - Friday 3 November, 2017

From The Daily Edge A complete collection of the times Anna Kendrick took absolutely no sh*t on Twitter Pitch Perfect

A complete collection of the times Anna Kendrick took absolutely no sh*t on Twitter

“Yes of course I got your text – I’m just ignoring it. Don’t make it weird.”

# twitter - Thursday 2 November, 2017

From The Daily Edge 19 of Ryan Reynolds’ very best one-liners on Twitter Deadpan

19 of Ryan Reynolds’ very best one-liners on Twitter

This man is not a comedian. Repeat, not a comedian.

# twitter - Sunday 29 October, 2017

'A witch hunt for evil politics': Trump irate after US media reports person charged with Russian collusion

The US President got very angry on Twitter about it this morning.

# twitter - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Twitter will now label political ads, including who bought them and how much they cost

Senators behind the Honest Ads Act referred to it as an issue of national security.

# twitter - Sunday 22 October, 2017

From The42 The Meylers are taking over - it's the sporting tweets of the week Tweet Storm

The Meylers are taking over - it's the sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring Home and Away’s biggest Cork City fan.

# twitter - Sunday 15 October, 2017

Father Ted co-creator leaves Twitter because of 'Nazis with blue ticks'

Linehan was an early adopter of the platform and his following had grown to nearly 700,000.

# twitter - Friday 13 October, 2017

Gamble on sports? 'Tone' of tweets can help predict the outcome of football matches

A study has found that the tone of a Twitter post that can predict when a team is more likely to win.

# twitter - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

From The42 Game-changer: Facebook emerges as genuine contender in Premier League rights war New Era

Game-changer: Facebook emerges as genuine contender in Premier League rights war

The social media giant, and other digital corporations, are lingering and may be set to pounce.

# twitter - Sunday 1 October, 2017

From The42 #Batsman, Grandad's Centre of Excellence and AO - it's Tweets of the Week Tweet Elite

#Batsman, Grandad's Centre of Excellence and AO - it's Tweets of the Week

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

# twitter - Friday 29 September, 2017

From The Daily Edge The story behind Britney's iconic global warming/Lady Gaga tweet and what it tells us about Twitter six years on
Poll: Would you use Twitter more if you had 280 characters? Be Honest This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you use Twitter more if you had 280 characters?

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# twitter - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

From The Daily Edge 9 of the quickest reactions to Twitter's new 280 character limit Tweets

Twitter is doubling its character count in a bid to boost growth

The company, which has never turned a profit, is trying out 280-character tweets in a bid to increase its engagement with users.

# twitter - Sunday 17 September, 2017

From The42 Baby Schmeichel v baby Ince, Rena is Wonderwoman and more in tweets of the week Tweet Elite

Baby Schmeichel v baby Ince, Rena is Wonderwoman and more in tweets of the week

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

# twitter - Saturday 16 September, 2017

# twitter - Friday 15 September, 2017

'It's profoundly disloyal to staff': RTÉ condemns Twitter account revealing staff 'secrets'

The ‘secret RTÉ producer’ Twitter account has gained over 8,000 followers.

# twitter - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

FactCheck: Has the government quadrupled social housing construction in two years?

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar tweeted that “social house building has quadrupled since 2015″.

# twitter - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

From The Daily Edge 16 of the quickest reactions to the Ted Cruz Twitter porn debacle What A Night

# twitter - Friday 8 September, 2017

Fine Gael councillor to face disciplinary hearing over comments about Islam

The councillor posted a series of controversial comments on Twitter regarding migrants and Islam.

# twitter - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Fine Gael criticises one of its councillors for 'unacceptable' comments about Islam

Councillor Brian Murphy claimed that Sharia law is operating in Ireland.

# twitter - Sunday 3 September, 2017

From The42 Karl Lacey tributes and Joe Ward's incredible record - it's tweets of the week Tweet Elite

Karl Lacey tributes and Joe Ward's incredible record - it's tweets of the week

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

# twitter - Thursday 24 August, 2017

From The Daily Edge 10 iconic hashtags in honour of its 10th birthday Hashtag10

10 iconic hashtags in honour of its 10th birthday

Happy Birthday hashtags.

# twitter - Thursday 17 August, 2017

From The Daily Edge 21 hilarious Mindy Kaling tweets that will resonate with every gal Celebs

# twitter - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Islamic State propaganda is facing 'substantial and aggressive disruption' on Twitter

Researchers found that efforts by Twitter to quickly remove IS postings on the social media platform were having an impact.

# twitter - Sunday 13 August, 2017

From The42 Richie Hogan at Southampton and more in our sporting tweets of the week Tweet Elite

Richie Hogan at Southampton and more in our sporting tweets of the week

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

# twitter - Friday 11 August, 2017

US politicians are being accused of violating free speech - by blocking people on social media

Politicians at all levels increasingly embrace social media to discuss government business.

# twitter - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

From The Daily Edge A brilliant defence of Joey and Rachel's relationship in Friends is taking over Twitter Thread This post contains a poll

A brilliant defence of Joey and Rachel's relationship in Friends is taking over Twitter

Traditionally the most hated plot line in all of Friends.

# twitter - Saturday 5 August, 2017

From The Daily Edge 20 pieces of indisputable evidence that all cats are evil

20 pieces of indisputable evidence that all cats are evil

The list of their atrocities is endless.

# twitter - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Feuding within Trump’s inner circle bursts out onto Twitter

Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci appeared to blame chief of staff Reince Priebus after details of his financial holdings were made public.

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