The move makes sense - like Facebook, Twitter is investigating use of its platform to interfere in the 2016 U.S. elections and looking for ways to prevent a repeat. Tweetdeck users will no longer be able to bulk tweet, retweet, like or follow using several accounts at the same time.
Twitter users have until 23 March to ensure they comply with the new regulation or risk having their accounts suspended.
Twitter has new rules in place to prevent applications and services from utilizing automation for the purposes of posting spam.
The social messaging platform has banned mass tweeting, and the latest move is meant to rid the service of the spam-spewing automated accounts and to ensure Twitter is a safe place with no malicious activity targeting the crucial conversations taking place.
The micro-blogging site will stop a user from simultaneously liking or retweeting a post, or following an account, from multiple accounts. Other users said they received messages from Twitter asking them to confirm they were real people before being allowed to keep using the service.
There are some exceptions to the rules: alerts regarding "weather, emergency, or other public service announcements of broad community interest" will be exempted from the limitations, as they provide essential information and need to be spread to as many people as possible in a short period of time.
Soon after that, the #twitterlockout hashtag started trending on Twitter, as this temporary login issue happened without any prior notification from the company's side.
Twitter says it is taking new steps to cripple spambots on its platform.
Twitter made substantial changes today that will greatly impact social media managers who oversee multiple accounts and use automation apps to manage their Twitter activity.
Last month the company said the number of Russia-linked accounts on Twitter firing off tweets which were evidently aimed at the USA election in 2016 was more widespread than initially determined.
"That's why some people may be experiencing suspensions or locks", the company said in a statement from spokeswoman Emily Horne.
Already there has been some controversy after the social network removed large numbers of suspected bot accounts from its service this week. "This is part of our ongoing, comprehensive efforts to make Twitter safer and healthier for everyone". He said, though, that he believes Twitter's actions are just "one piece of the puzzle", adding that there are other, more sophisticated ways in which bad actors automate tweets, such as writing their own software in order to avoid using Twitter's own programs.
This means Whedon, who has a good relationship with DC overall, will have to look elsewhere for his next creative vision. According to The Hollywood Reporter , Whedon is stepping down from creating DC's solo Batgirl film.
Cobalt is now on the market for over $80,000 per metric ton and has more than doubled in price since 2016. Mining giant Glencore has named Apple as one of several companies it is talking to about future supplies.
The supernova named SN 2016gkg was first discovered in 20 September 2016 by Buso who is also the co-author of this new study. During the initial stage, the bright spot had not there but as he moved toward later images he detected the bright spot.
Peterson was seen on video arriving at the west side of a building, but "he never went in", Israel said . "He never went in". Marco Rubio of Florida said a visit to Stoneman Douglas prompted him to change his stance on large capacity magazines.
The package features additional carbon components for the chassis, interior and exterior, as well as optional magnesium wheels. With this package installed, the 911 GT3 RS tips the scales at just 1,430 kg in its lightest configuration.
Our discipline has been excellent in the first two games - we only gave away two penalties against England . We know it's a massive, must-win game, in Dublin against a team that are hard to get the ball off.
Apple typically retains the ability to buy older models, and even the iPhone 6S can be purchased from 2014 on the website. But the company is still expected to see a profit decline for the first half of the year, compared to 2017.
Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition is launching in a week, and it's going to come to Steam with some pretty surprising bonuses. The bonus will be available to all Windows Edition owners on Stream through the Workshop associated with Final Fantasy 15 .
When contacted, Haasan's publicist said the authorities denied the permission saying the students will be "disturbed". His successor, Ms Jayalalithaa, was also a successful movie star turned politician.
Kikkan Randall and her teammate from Minnesota Jessie Diggins won gold in Pyeongchang in the cross-country team sprint. She is also one of the first women to compete in five Olympics, along with Kelly Clark, who is also in Pyeongchang.
Why Lindsey Vonn is wearing No. 7 in the Olympic downhill
The gold medalist started out fast at the beginning of the race and looked like she had a shot at placing on the podium. Trolled on social media, Lindsey Vonn has a message for the people targeting her online - they haven't "won".
Top European banker arrested in money-laundering probe
Rimsevics also said he would attend a non-policy meeting of the European Central Bank on Wednesday if he was allowed to. The ECB effectively shuttered ABLV on Monday, by suspending its payments and halting withdrawals.
Hornets unlikely to bring back GM Rich Cho next season
Jordan is said to be interested in having the 63-year-old partner with assistant GM Buzz Peterson and essentially replace Cho. Cho traded this past offseason for center Dwight Howard , who has improved his play and had a decent season for the Hornets.