Twitter’s New Policy Add-On Changes
Will Go Live On 19th August
Your Details will be Reviewed
Twitter can also check your details and personal information to run their services effectively like an audio that is shared, checking the video content, etc. Also, it includes our tweets, retweet and other varied features. It is all now under the public eye.
Now, another claim has been made, which says “twitter will analyze the information and details for regulating the services”. Also, it will be taking into account, the people we follow, audience that follows you, your liked tweets, retweet; All this will be visible to the public on Twitter.
Twitters Premium Service
Twitter Blue subscription service, is now accessible in Canada and Australia. This is Twitter’s first premium subscription service, aimed at the most enthusiastic and engaged Twitter users. Subscribers get access to special features and quality customer service for a monthly price.”
No Selling to Third Parties
Collects Personal Information (IP,address, Device Info)
Considering the implementation of the new policy, Twitter will collect personal information, such as the type of device you’re using, IP address etc. ” Twitter page also mentioned, that we are taking these details for the keeping the users account safe and showcasing more appropriate tweets, audiences that they follow etc.
More information from Twitter’s Space section will be shared. It may now use data from Spaces to generate audio transcriptions and check for any Twitter Rules breaches. It just changed the way videos on Twitter autoplay, including videos from third-party partners. It said, “When you watch or engage with content from these partners, they may receive and process data as specified in their privacy policies.”
User Controls “How Twitter Controls the User”
It’s like saying that a person gets to enjoy their freedom but with norms and conditions. Let’s see, what’s there to this story. Users will, however, be able to control their data through settings. “We may receive information about your transaction, such as when it was made or when a subscription is set to expire or auto-renew,” it continued, “if you make a payment or send money using Twitter products or services, including through an intermediary” . Now that is like a point which has a validation to it but more info can be discovered to see its core aim.
Twitter and Government Battle
Another privacy change is Twitter Blue. This is the company’s first premium subscription, and it’s only available in Canada and Australia right now. According to the corporation, it can obtain complete information regarding transactions made on or through Twitter. This data may be linked to payment details or automatic renewal once the deadline has passed.
Disable Auto-Play Feature
Apart from that, Twitter stated that the auto play video feature is largely tied to third parties. Now when users use it, third parties can get and use information according to Twitter’s rules. This feature can easily be disabled by going to Settings.
The goal of Twitter is to facilitate global communication growth but ethically and within pre-conditions. Violence, abuse, and other forms of harassment inhibit people from expressing themselves, lowering the value of global public discourse. The guidelines are in place to guarantee that everyone can freely and safely participate in the public debate. While the war of “What should be allowed or Not” is pre-dominantly relates to the ownership of the platform and the government regulation. Not to forget the ethical means but the Twitter conditions still overtakes the benefit of doubt. As the user holds the power, to either be a user or not, for the Twitter.