Time after time, Donald Trump has attacked the media, politicians, used his undeserved prestige to sell products, act as the official TV guide for Fox News and, oh yeah, threatened nuclear warfare with North Korea.
Reaffirming its somewhat unclear terms of service, Twitter said that world leaders are effectively above being blocked from the service because their tweets are "important information people should be able to see and debate". Those rules prohibit "specific threats of violence", which the company defines as "explicit statements of one's intent to kill or inflict serious physical harm against another person".
Twitter said it views its role as a platform for global, public conversation.
"Blocking a world leader from Twitter or removing their controversial Tweets, would hide important information people should be able to see and debate", the company wrote in a blogpost published Friday. The company added that removing their tweets "would also not silence that leader, but it would certainly hamper necessary discussion around their words and actions".
On Tuesday, the US president Tweeted about his "nuclear button", saying his is "a much bigger & more powerful one than his, and my Button works!" The company told the New York Times that the deletions were due to the United States government's imposition of economic sanctions on Kadyrov, but other world leaders named on USA sanctions lists, such as the Venezuelan president, Nicolás Maduro, and Syria's Bashar al-Assad, have not been banned from Facebook.
Samsung Galaxy On Nxt 16 GB arrives in India The image appears to confirm a couple of earlier leaks, revealing the Galaxy S9 will come with single camera setup on the rear. OnePlus 6 will reportedly have fingerprint sensor below the display, and will be powered by the Snapdragon 845 platform.
"Some activists said Twitter should have banned Trump and one group projected images on the company's headquarters with a message "@jack is #complicit", a reference to chief executive Jack Dorsey and "Ban @realDonaldTrump".
"Does "increasing the risk of nuclear war" violate the Twitter terms of service?" Following the president's retweeting of violent videos, Twitter initially responded to inquiries as to why those were allowed to remain up by saying some videos can if they are newsworthy or of public interest.
Sure enough, multiple users said they reported Trump for abusive behavior on Tuesday after the nuclear button tweet only to receive prompt responses from Twitter that "there was no violation of the Twitter Rules".
In a December op-ed written with Representative David Price (D-N.C.), she argued that Trump consistently falls "short of the mature judgment and discerning decision-making required of the leader of the free world", and that Congress should work to take on more diplomatic responsibility.
There have been repeated calls for Twitter to ban the USA president, who regularly uses the platform to attack his critics.
Gruden last coached in the National Football League in 2008 with the Buccaneers, whom he led to a Super Bowl title in 2002. Oakland had previously traded Gruden to Tampa Bay for four draft picks after Gruden spent four seasons with the team.
The futuristic video features Timberlake directing a number of dancing robots to the tune of the new electro-funk infused track. He said in a video announcing the new album that his son, wife and his home state of Tennessee were his biggest inspirations.
It also reported that the updates to fix the problems could causes Intel chips to operate 5 percent to 30 percent more slowly. If the prediction was wrong, this speculative execution is rolled back in a way that is meant to be invisible to software.
The six-episode, 60-minute talk show series is set to debut January 12, with a new episode released each subsequent month. The six-episode show features Letterman extensively interviewing one person inside and outside of a studio setting.
Now the Environmental Audit Committee's plan to bring in a tax on disposable coffee cups is in the proposal stage. Even when consumers place coffee cups in recycling bins, there's now no way for recycling plants to recycle them.
Despite the lack of truly blockbuster smartphone sales, Sony has fostered a dedicated and loyal following with its Xperia line-up. Coming to the Xperia XA2 , the smartphone features the same design language, though the dual front cameras are missing.
Cancer deaths have fallen yet again, thanks mostly to huge declines in smoking , the American Cancer Society said Thursday. The report estimates about 1.7 million people will develop cancer and about 610,000 will die from it in 2018.
Khloe , who wore a tight white dress on the show, also said she plans to avoid wearing maternity clothes "as long as possible". She hopes to marry Thompson in the future, although she's "not in a rush" to Wednesday the Cleveland Cavaliers player.
Considering that Suning has all of these graphics and details about the Nokia 6 (2018 ), an official launch can't be too far off. Apparently, the smartphone will be available exclusively through Amazon India for a price that hasn't been disclosed yet.
Her statement comes after Trump took to Twitter Tuesday to respond to Kim's claim that he possesses a nuclear button on his desk. He said there can be little doubt that worldwide pressure, including sanctions ordered by the U.N.
According to a report from Emarketer released in May previous year , Amazon dominates the voice-controlled speaker market. Beyond that, Amazon plans to expand the API to support conventional ovens and other cooking devices.
According to some analysts with financial company Citi, Apple may have set its sights on the ripe streaming service. Citi analysts says Apple will be able to repatriate about $220 billion in cash to the US under the Trump tax cut.
Jimmy Iovine plans to leave Apple Music in August
Word of Iovine's departure first surfaced on the website Hits Daily Double , and was later confirmed by Billboard and Bloomberg . Apple Music executive Jimmy Iovine is reportedly planning to depart from Apple in August, according to the latest media reports.
Failed missile test hits North Korean town
According to the report the missile never rose higher than 70km before crashing into either industrial or agricultural buildings. However, the cold relationship between South Korea and the North showed signs of thawing in the beginning of 2018.
When Is 'Game Of Thrones' Season 8 Premiering?
At last, HBO has confirmed the long-speculated news that its flagship hit series Game of Thrones is taking a year off. In the other news, GOT fans who are disappointed with the delayed release of the show, here's something to cheer up.
Hot air balloon crash in Egypt kills 1, injures 19 tourists
The accident occurred in Luxor, in southern Egypt, which is popular with tourists due to its number of ancient temples and ruins. The Egyptian Aviation Authority confirmed 19 people were injured in the crash, which took place at about 7:30 a.m. local time.
Anti-triple talaq bill in RS tomorrow
Most parties are against the provision for jailing offenders - they say they don't want a civil matter to be criminalised. It would be tough for the government in the Upper House to pass the bill in its present form as BJP is in minority here.
Mega Millions jackpot reaches $363 million
On Saturday night, no one matched all six Powerball numbers, sending Wednesday's drawing to $440 million. That means it is more likely for the grand total to roll into the next drawing - increasing jackpots.
Storm Eleanor on the way
People are also being warned that public transport could be affected or cancelled and that there may also be power cuts. Flying debris could lead to injuries or danger to life, while some damage to buildings is likely, it has said.