Wednesday November 23, 2016

Twitter To Police: Stop Mining Tweets For Surveillance

Twitter has made it abundantly clear that the only people they want mining tweets are companies it chooses, like advertisers, marketers, insurance companies, the government and the companies that resell the data to the police. eek!

"Recent reports about Twitter data being used for surveillance, however, have caused us great concern," said Twitter's Chris Moody in a blog post. "As a company, our commitment to social justice is core to our mission and well established."