AJ IMPACT

Twitter says hackers 'manipulated' employees to access accounts

Twitter locked large number of accounts in damage control move after high-profile attack on the social media company.

Twitter says hackers 'manipulated' employees to access accounts

Science & Technology

Twitter hacking: What we know so far

Hackers broke into high-profile accounts apparently to lure people into sending money to an anonymous bitcoin account.

Twitter hacking: What we know so far

AJ IMPACT

Biden, Kardashian, other Twitter accounts hacked in bitcoin scam

Twitter says hackers gained access to its internal systems and took control of high-profile accounts to solicit bitcoin.

Biden, Kardashian, other Twitter accounts hacked in bitcoin scam

Podcast

Pakistan's most infamous Twitter troll

The Take explores the story of one of Pakistan's most controversial political influencers with the Al Jazeera filmmaker of War, Lies and Hashtags.

Pakistan's most infamous Twitter troll

AJ Impact

Hate speech boycott: Over 400 brands to pull ads from Facebook

US rights groups have enlisted multinationals like Coca-Cola and Starbucks to pressure Facebook to block hate speech.

Hate speech boycott: Over 400 brands to pull ads from Facebook

AJ Impact

Unilever joins ranks of companies pulling ads from Facebook

#StopHateForProfit campaign calls on Facebook to do more to stop hate speech and misinformation on its platforms.

Unilever joins ranks of companies pulling ads from Facebook

Witness

War, Lies and Hashtags: Pakistan's Twitter Battles

Pakistan's most notorious digital commander leads his cyber-army to the front line of a propaganda war.

Donald Trump

Trump renews his assault on states, Democrats over mail-in voting

Trump claims without evidence that foreign countries will rig the election by printing "millions of mail-in ballots".

Trump renews his assault on states, Democrats over mail-in voting

Donald Trump

Twitter flags Trump's tweet of doctored 'racist baby' video

Viral edited clip of Black and white toddlers with a fake misspelled CNN caption labelled as 'manipulated media'.

Twitter flags Trump's tweet of doctored 'racist baby' video

AJ Impact

Turkey slams Twitter for removing thousands of Turkish accounts

Twitter claims to be removing 7,340 accounts from a network favourable to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's AK Party.

Turkey slams Twitter for removing thousands of Turkish accounts

Science & Technology

Twitter suspends 'China-backed accounts that spread propaganda'

Twitter says the accounts pushed 'deceptive narratives' on coronavirus pandemic, Taiwan and the protests in Hong Kong.

Twitter suspends 'China-backed accounts that spread propaganda'

Donald Trump

Twitter disables Trump campaign's George Floyd video tribute

Clip includes scenes of protest marches and instances of violence in the aftermath of unarmed Black man's death.

Twitter disables Trump campaign's George Floyd video tribute

AJ Impact

Zuckerberg defends no action on Trump post

Facebook CEO says Trump's 'deeply offensive' remarks did not violate company policy against incitements to violence.

Zuckerberg defends no action on Trump post

AJ Impact

India's app highlights backlash against Chinese businesses

App's popularity comes amid calls for a boycott of Chinese mobile apps in India over its Himalayan border dispute.

India's app highlights backlash against Chinese businesses

AJ Impact

Facebook employees demand Zuckerberg take a stand against Trump

Employees critical of CEO Mark Zuckerberg's decision also praised rival firm Twitter for acting on Trump's comments.

Facebook employees demand Zuckerberg take a stand against Trump