• Donald Trump and Barack Obama Lost a Lot of Followers in Twitter's Purge

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Twitter has been trying to clean house over the past several months - and this week President Donald Trump and former President Barack Obama saw a dramatic drop in followers.
    On Wednesday, Vijaya Gadde, Twitter's legal, policy and trust & safety lead, announced in a blog post that the company would remove locked accounts from follower lists.
    “Over the years, we've locked accounts when we detected sudden changes in account behavior,” Gadde wrote. “In these situations, we reach out to the owners of the accounts and unless they validate the account and reset their passwords, we keep them...
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  • Here's Former President Barack Obama's Summer Reading List

    Here's Former President Barack Obama's Summer Reading List

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    If you're looking for something new to read this summer and don't know where to look, a former President might not be such a bad idea.
    Earlier on Friday, former President Barack Obama said that he'll soon be traveling to Africa. He noted in a Facebook post that he's “often drawn inspiration from Africa's extraordinary literary tradition.” So, as he prepares for his trip, he shared some of his favorites for your summer reading list. And some of them are inspired by “Africa's best writers and thinkers - each of whom illuminate our world in powerful and unique ways.”
    Here's the former...
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