Twitter hack shows need to improve working from home cybersecurity: CyberScout founder
CyberScout chairman and founder Adam Levin shares insights into potential Russian hacks into coronavirus vaccine development and the Twitter bitcoin hack targeting high-profile accounts. He says America needs to ‘tighten up’ because many people are not as ‘cyber-hygienic’ as they should be when working from home compared to working in the office.
Twitter is in the "early stages" of exploring ways to increase revenue outside of advertising, including "subscriptions and other approaches," the social media mammoth told investors Thursday.
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"[A]lthough our exploration is very early and we do not expect any revenue attributable to these opportunities in 2020, you may see tests or hear us talk more about them as our work progresses," the company said in its second-quarter letter to shareholders.
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Twitter on Thursday also reported the largest growth on record in monetizable daily users, up 34 percent from a year ago. However, the company was still unable to turn a profit in the three months through June.