One hour after news broke about the Florida school shooting, hundreds of suspected Russian-linked Twitter bots released divisive posts on the gun control debate (New York Times)

New York Times: One hour after news broke about the Florida school shooting, hundreds of suspected Russian-linked Twitter bots released divisive posts on the gun

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Twitter posts a real profit for the first time of $91.1M and a surprise gain in revenue of $731.6M, up 2% YoY for Q4 2017, but monthly user growth stagnates (Selina Wang/Bloomberg)

Selina Wang / Bloomberg: Twitter posts a real profit for the first time of $ 91.1M and a surprise gain in revenue of $ 731.6M,

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Instagram says it’s testing a feature that lets users add others’ public posts to their Stories, easing up on its philosophy of only promoting original content (Josh Constine/TechCrunch)

Josh Constine / TechCrunch: Instagram says it’s testing a feature that lets users add others’ public posts to their Stories, easing up on its philosophy

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