Twitter denies reading your direct messages

Undercover footage emerged this week in which Twitter engineers said that hundreds of company employees were reading users’ direct messages. The footage was shared by Project Veritas, and now Twitter has come out on the defensive. The conservative activist group’s video purports to show Twitter employees saying that the company not only has access to, but also actively reads, users’ DMs. Project Veritas is on a mission to highlight what it believes to be liberal bias in the media, and this is not the first undercover footage it has recorded relating to Twitter. Other footage shows an engineer saying the… [Continue Reading]