judgecorp writes "Twitter is going to clamp down on abuse and "trolling" according to its CEO Dick Costolo. Actions could include hiding replies from users who do not have any followers or biographical information. The difficulty is that moves to stop trolling could also curtail the anonymous Tweets which have been useful for protest in repressive regimes." Link to Original Source
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