Twitter Engineer Dana McCallum Pled Guilty to Two Misdemeanors

Nitasha Tiku · 10/07/14 12:30PM

At a hearing in San Francisco Superior Court this morning, Dana McCallum, a Twitter engineer and prominent women's rights and LGBT activist, accepted a guilty plea for two misdemeanors related to the alleged rape of her wife. McCallum, who is a transgender woman, was initially charged with five felonies for the alleged incident, which occurred in January.

Twitter Killed Twitpic

Sam Biddle · 09/04/14 12:46PM

Do any of you still use Twitpic, the image hosting service once synonymous with posting pictures on Twitter? TOUGH SHIT: the site is shutting down because Twitter threatened to sue them.

Twitter Headquarters Has Painted #Ferguson On Its Office Wall

Nitasha Tiku · 08/21/14 03:00PM

Twitter, a corporation with a market capitalization of $29 billion, has enjoyed some goodwill and good press this week because people successfully used the service to make the fatal shooting of Mike Brown an international issue.

Dave Morin's Existential Crisis Is Playing Out on Twitter

Nitasha Tiku · 08/04/14 02:00PM

In past six weeks former Facebook mafioso Dave Morin has changed his Twitter bio at least three times. Three versions of his mini memoir—"Small town guy," "Small town guy from Montana," and "Entrepreneur & Investor"—omitted any mention of Path, the struggling social networking startup that has raised $77 million in funding.