Twitter Current Affairs, GK & News

‘Super follows’: Twitter launches new feature

Twitter launched a long-promised “Super Follows” feature on September 1, 2021. Key Facts The ‘Super follow’ feature allows creators to sell subscriptions in order to access the special content. This feature was launched as Twitter strives to be a preferred online venue for clickable stars and seeks to boost its own income in the manner ..

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Twitter shuts down ‘Fleets’ service

Twitter Inc announced on July 14, 2021 that it is going to shut down its Fleets feature. Key points As per Twitter, this feature will no longer be available after August 3. Twitter will shut down this feature because it failed to attract more users. About the fleet feature Fleet feature of twitter was similar ..

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Twitter India appoints Interim chief compliance officer

Twitter India has appointed an interim chief compliance officer to comply with the new IT rules in India. Highlights Twitter India will also designate two other executives in accordance with the new IT rules, soon. In a court filing earlier recently, central government had said, Twitter do not enjoy liability protection against user-generated content in ..

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Twitter- Razorpay tie up for Tip Jar feature

Social media platform, Twitter, has partnered with first payments operator, Razorpay for its Tip Jar feature. Highlights Twitter is in process of adding new monetization features. It was first announced in February, 2021. It opened access to Ticketed Spaces and Super Follows. These two monetisation features which will only be able in US currently. Ticketed ..

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Google, Microsoft announce funding to help India tackle COVID-19

Google and Microsoft have recently pledged to help India fight COVID-19. Google is to provide 18 million USD (Rs 135 crores). Microsoft is to help India with relief efforts to buy oxygen concentration devices. The initiatives and the announcements about the funding were made by Sundar Pichai of Google and Satya Nadella of Microsoft. About ..

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