Twitter Accidentally Locks Thousands of User Profiles in Anti-Bot Snafu

by Shea Bennett
By Shea Bennett on Feb. 11, 2015 - 9:00 AM A large number of users found themselves unable to access Twitter yesterday after the company accidentally identified their profiles as non-human. For about an hour beginning at 3:18pm PST, Twitter closed the door on some accounts that it felt had “exhibited automated behaviour that violates the Twitter Rules.Read the full article