Twitter announced last week that they were working on adding Right to Left languages, starting with Arabic, Persian (Farsi), Hebrew and Urdu to their website by this Spring. These additions are thanks in large part to the @supportarabic campaign, and the fact that according to a study by Paris-based agency Semiocast, Arabic is the fastest growing…

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In a controversial step, Twitter announced its new censorship plan to allow country-specific censorship of tweets that might break local laws. This comes as quite a big shock and disappointment to those in other oppressive countries, where there is no freedom of speech.  Recently, Twitter has played a pivotal role in many political protests, in…

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