"We hold all accounts to the same rules, and consider a number of factors when assessing whether tweets violate our rules", Twitter said in a statement. Twitter said that the employee responsible was working their last day with the company, in the customer support sector. "We are conducting a full internal review".
"We are continuing to investigate and we are taking measures to prevent this from happening again", the statement pointed out very clearly.
Twitter users were swift to point out the potential security implications: "It is shocking that some random Twitter employee could shut down the president's account". Twitter customer support cannot, however, access customers' private direct messages, nor can they tweet on behalf of other users, these people said.
NBC News has reached out to the White House to clarify if any protocols surrounding the president's use of Twitter have been changed as the result of the incident.
Though the company initially said the incident was "inadvertent" and caused by "human error", details that emerged several hours later indicated it had been intentional.
A departing Twitter employee's temporary deactivation of Donald Trump's account has the technology giant facing scrutiny over how a worker was able to silence one of the world's most influential and high-profile online voices.
Joseph Lorenzo Hall, chief technologist at the nonprofit Center for Democracy and Technology, said the suspension reflected a need for Twitter to be more transparent about its ability to control accounts but also demonstrated the perils of a head of state relying on digital technology as a primary mode of communication.
There's "just a tool that naturally a small group of people for safety and abuse and hacking etc have access to that got abused by one person for eleven minutes", the former Twitter executive toldCNN.
Twitter and other tech companies have ramped up their reliance on contractors due to pressure to respond more quickly and thoroughly to content violations. "Ain't that a bind?"
"My Twitter account was taken down for 11 minutes by a rogue employee", Trump tweeted early Friday.
The statement left many question from the tech community and Washington unanswered, including how many people had access to Trump's account and what were the security protocols in dealing with accounts of influential personalities, especially those related to US national security.
Trump has tweeted 14 times (so far) since waking up Friday morning with his account fully operational.
The recall covers 134 models of push-button and plastic-handle extinguishers made from 1973 through August 15 of this year. The faulty extinguishers are equipped with plastic handles and push-buttons and can become clogged.
Although Mifsud is not mentioned by name in the documents, he has since admitted that the "professor" does refer to himself. Still, the email casts more doubt on the Trump's team's claim that they had no interest in a meeting with Putin's office.
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A total of 134 models of Kidde fire extinguishers manufactured between January 1, 1973 and August 15, 2017. Sixteen of those incidents resulted in injuries, including burns and smoke inhalation, the CPSC said .
A move by some governors on the platform of the APC to endorse President Muhammadu Buhari for a second term failed on Tuesday. The decision at the caucus will shape the NEC meeting. not all members of the caucus that are members of the NEC.
The birth anniversary of Sardar Patel is being celebrated across the country as "Rashtriya Ekta Diwas" (National Unity Day). Sardar Patel was bestowed with the country's highest civilian award posthumously in 1991, 41 years after his death in 1950.
Authorities are reviewing security video to identify the suspect, who fled in a vehicle before officers arrived. Smith said he and other customers had trouble getting the door to open as they tried to get out of the store.
Each general counsel also struggled to name an executive at their company who is specifically tasked with overseeing the threat. Experts have said that the Russians' goals included promoting discord in the USA and inciting violence.
Mr Puigdemont travelled to Belgium at the weekend with other members of the dismissed Catalan administration and hired a lawyer. All of them refused to respond to questioning with the exception of former minister Villa, who spoke for about 40 minutes.
These are just a few and widely varying, examples of where the bitcoin's value could head to in the next decade. CME Group's introduction of bitcoin future contracts could bring more institutional investors into the arena.
It's confirmed a few things, including that boring name, and shed some light on the specs of the company's gamer-focused gadget. The teaser image present on the launch invitation suggested that the company would be announcing a gaming-centric phone.
Rajnath Singh targets Congress on corruption in HP
The prime minister said that due to the Congress, corruption has spread like termites, making India hollow. He said the Modi government's policies have made the life of common people very tough, with rising prices.
Help getting health care
Many "navigators"-individuals and organizations that help consumers enroll in marketplace plans-are facing sharp budget cuts". The IRS has said it will start rejecting returns filed in 2018 that don't indicate whether the taxpayer had health insurance.
Eagles acquire RB Jay Ajayi from Dolphins
The Dolphins traded running back Jay Ajayi to the Eagles for a fourth-round draft pick, according to multiple reports. As the trade deadline approaches on Tuesday, the Eagles will be expected to make more moves .
Chilly Halloween with the chance for light showers
"We will see a little more rain returning Wednesday through Friday as a few upper-level disturbances move across Louisiana". After a mostly clear evening, clouds will increase later at night. "Then that's going to quickly fall as the sun sets".
Body parts of 9 people found at apartment
The crime came to light on Monday when two severed heads were found in a cooler box at the entrance of the second-floor apartment. According to Kyodo, the woman's brother who contacted the police on October 24, his sister had been missing since October 21.