Twitter buys Smyte to curb spam, abusive behaviour
Twitter agreed to buy Smyte, a San Francisco-based technology company that specialises in safety, spam, and security issues. "Smyte's team, technology and company mission are aligned with our focus on improving the health of conversation on Twitter, and we believe this will be a powerful addition to our ongoing work," Twitter said in a blog post.
Twitter said Smyte's products will help it address challenges in safety, spam and security more quickly and effectively. Image source: Reuters