RT responded to the decision in an opinion piece, calling the accusations that it's seeking to influence people via advertising on Twitter "absolutely groundless".
The social media outlet disclosed RT spent $274,100 on ads in 2016, and $1.9 million on ads since joining the platform in 2011. The policy change comes one week before Twitter representatives are set to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee about how Russian Federation exploited the platform during the election.
Dorsey didn't say so, but his announcement looks like a response to a tweet a couple of hours earlier from RT's editor-in-chief, Margarita Simonyan, outlining how his company approached RT in 2016 to advertise on the platform.
Twitter on Thursday said RT and Sputnik's implementation of "state-sponsored Russian efforts to interfere with and disrupt" the election "is not something we want on Twitter".
Twitter's decision comes at a time when tech companies are being increasingly scrutinized for their roles in facilitating Russian propaganda during the U.S. election.
Twitter also said they would use any projected earnings from RT Global advertising - an estimated €1.62 million ($1.9 million) - to fund research into how automation, civic engagement and misinformation on Twitter are used in elections.
On the other hand Reliance Jio and CitiBank have partnered to offer the iPhone X (64GB ) for just Rs 26,288 via Amazon India. Is iPhone really ahead of its competitors? We can see from the initial response, customer demand is off the charts.
Hightower has dealt with injuries over the course of his career as he's only played in all 16 regular season games once, in 2013. The New England Patriots' defense has been a major liability this season, and it looks like the situation is about to get worse.
The game was originally supposed to come out this year, but was pushed to give the dev team more time to polish the game . Konami has confirmed that Metal Gear Survive will launch on PlayStation 4 , Xbox One and PC on February 22, 2018.
Amazon has changed the rules recently, and today we have news of the first for-pay skill on Amazon's voice assistant platform. Amazon slashed prices on a number of popular items at Whole Foods after it completed the merger.
During Girardi's 10 years with the team, the Yankees went 910-710, and were the winningest team in baseball. I would like to thanks Ben Tuliebitz for making our travel easy and always taking care of our families.
On Thursday, Congress reportedly passed the budget under the Trump Administration in efforts to work on the tax debate. However, President Trump recently took to Twitter saying, "There will be NO change to your 401 (K)".
The announcement came on the same day President Donald Trump declared the country's opioid epidemic a public health emergency . The reports came out six weeks after Eric Bolling Jr., a sophomore at the University of Colorado, was found dead in his bed.
Industrial production also rose in July and August but construction contracted for a second quarter in a row. Sterling shot up following the release , rising more than 0.3% against both the U.S. dollar and the euro.
10-year-old boy leads cops on 100-mph joyride
The chase lasted about 45 miles before a trooper rammed the auto , sending it crashing through a metal barrier and into a ditch. After the boy drove off the road and along a ditch to avoid police, they didn't let him get back on the road.
$70 to visit the Grand Canyon? National park fees might soar
The increase of a cost per auto from $25-$30 to $70 per vehicle will prohibit many families from being able to enjoy the parks. The National Park Service is collecting public comments on its proposed fee increases starting this week through November 23.
Flu shot clinics coming to Nanaimo starting next week
Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue when sneezing or coughing or cough into your upper sleeve or elbow, not your hands. People are often indoors during the winter, meaning that they are in direct or close-contact with one another more often.
Sears stops selling Whirlpool appliances
Sears announced it would close more than 300 Sears or Kmart locations this year as part of the cost-cutting campaign. Whirlpool has increased prices on its appliances, citing higher raw material costs.
Microsoft beats forecasts as cloud boosts quarterly results
The actual numbers the company reported today were $24.5 billion in GAAP revenue and $0.84 in non-GAAP earnings per share. While the Azure cloud platform is included in this number, Microsoft sadly doesn't break out Azure revenue numbers.
Google and Cisco Create New Cloud Powerhouse
Cisco software components will be licensed on an annual subscription basis including one-, three- and five-year terms. Cisco's customers are increasingly using cloud services instead of investing in hardware for their own data centers.
Dustin Pedroia Out For Seven Months
Other potential free-agent second basemen include Neil Walker , Howie Kendrick , Brandon Phillips and Danny Espinosa. Pedroia hurt the knee again this season, and spent two different stints on the disabled list with inflammation.