Twitter shuts down archive of verified users’ deleted tweets

The deleted tweet archive PostGhost is shutting down after receiving a notice from Twitter, the site announced. PostGhost argued the public has a right to see the tweets PostGhost, which had just launched this week, kept copies of tweets sent by verified users with more than 10,000 followers. In Twitter’s letter, posted by PostGhost, the company(…)


Iraq shuts down internet to prevent students from cheating on exams

Iraq has been shutting down the internet periodically to prevent students from cheating on exams, according to data from DYN Research, a firm that tracks web outages across the world. The company’s data shows that internet access was nearly entirely blocked for three hours on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday morning this week, between 5AM and 8AM(…)