Breaking News

Twitter blocks intelligence agencies' access to social media tool

Twitter has blocked U.S. intelligence agencies from accessing Dataminr, a social media tool that sends out real-time alerts based on an algorithm that includes keywords and geotags, according to a report on Sunday night from the Wall Street Journal. SEE ALSO: Twitter is now a ‘news’ app in the Apple store Twitter owns a 5% stake in Dataminr, which is used by many media organizations (including Mashable) to track breaking news around the world.  In 2013, Dataminr…

Please click the link below to view full content:

Source – Mashable:
Twitter blocks intelligence agencies' access to social media tool

Check Also

Custom Nintendo Switch stand turns the console into a mini arcade cabinet

People with 3D printers make the world a fun, wonderful place. An engineer who goes ...