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Jack Dorsey Says Twitter Needs An Edit Function
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Twitter is considering an edit function for tweets.
In a seemingly impromptu chat on his platform Thursday, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey gave hope to those who have long advocated for the feature, telling one user that “a form of edit is def needed” and another that giving users the ability to edit their tweets is something the company is “thinking a lot about.”
@howardlindzon not sure why you're quoting this tweet but yes, a form of edit is def needed. But for everyone, not just those w badges
In wake of Mosul offensive, a tale of two villages
Tal al-Lazzagah (Iraq) (AFP) - One rose up, the other was "abducted": as Iraqi forces launched their march on Mosul a fortnight ago, two neighbouring villages in their path experienced wildly contrasting fates."We're the first village to free itself from the terrorists," said Yassin Ahmed Ali, pointing to the bullet holes in a car used by the jihadists who ruled his village for two years.He was smiling proudly in spite of the pain from a bullet wound to the shoulder.With the people of Tal… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
VN software exports rose: VINASA report
Viet Nam is Japan's No1 software partner, with a high number of orders and increased value. — Photo baodanang HCM CITY (Biz Hub) — Vietnamese exports of software have risen dramatically but sales in the domestic market fell during the 2011-2015 economic downturn, according to the Viet Nam Software Association (VINASA). During the period, many State offices and enterprises cut expenditures for software, and policies related to purchasing and hiring restricted development of the industry.… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Trump detours off campaign trail to tout new Washington hotel
[/i] Donald Trump rallies with supporters at the Million Air Orlando airplane hangar in Sanford, Florida. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst By Susan Heavey and Doina Chiacu WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump planned a detour from the campaign trail on Wednesday to formally open a new hotel in what a top aide said would remind voters of his business accomplishments less than two weeks before the election. Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway, in several television… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Vietnam sugar producer plans $600m Singapore listing
Vietnam’s TTC Group, a sugar, energy and real estate conglomerate, is stepping up production of the sweetener and seeking new investors as it gears up for a Singapore listing for one of its sugar units in five years that will raise around $600 million. Ahead of the planned share sale, the group’s Thanh Thanh Cong Tay Ninh SC or TTC Sugar, will merge with another sugar company to create a combined entity worth $200 million that would be Vietnam’s largest, group officials said in an… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Trump proposes big export tax, triggering fight with Mexico
WASHINGTON (AP) — Determined to wall off America's border with Mexico, President Donald Trump triggered a diplomatic clash and fresh fight over trade Thursday as the White House proposed a 20 percent tax on imports from the key U.S. ally and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto abruptly scrapped next week's trip to Washington.The swift fallout signaled a remarkable souring of relations between Washington and one of its most important international partners just days into the new administration.… chat_bubble_outline Read More...