Category: Suspends

Boeing suspends 787 airplane production
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Boeing suspends 787 airplane production

Boeing said Monday it will suspend all 787 operations at its South Carolina factory following a stay-at-home order issued by the governor, effectively putting the company’s entire commercial airplane production on hiatus. The closure will start at the end of the second shift April 8. Boeing announced the production suspension on the same day it…

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Twitter suspends ‘large network’ of fake accounts used to match phone numbers to users
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Twitter suspends ‘large network’ of fake accounts used to match phone numbers to users

Twitter announced today that over the holidays it identified and shut down “a large network of fake accounts,” as well as many others “located in a wide range of countries,” collectively abusing a feature that let them match phone numbers to user accounts. TechCrunch previously reported this same issue on December 24, which is also…

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Twitter Suspends ‘ZeroHedge’ for Coronavirus Doxxing
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Twitter Suspends ‘ZeroHedge’ for Coronavirus Doxxing

Twitter suspended ZeroHedge Friday afternoon. It’s not the first time ZeroHedge has run afoul of major platforms’ rules. The popular markets-focused blog with a contrarian streak has 673K followers. But they won’t be reading any new ZeroHedge tweets today. Followers suspect a tweet about a coronavirus conspiracy theory triggered the suspension. But it’s more likely…

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Travelex suspends services after malware attack
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Travelex suspends services after malware attack

Travelex, a major international foreign currency exchange, has confirmed it has suspended some services after it was hit by malware on December 31. The London-based company, which operates more than 1,500 stores globally, said it took systems offline “as a precautionary measure in order to protect data” and to stop the spread of the malware.…

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Twitter Suspends Account Allegedly Linked to Ohio Shooter
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Twitter Suspends Account Allegedly Linked to Ohio Shooter

Twitter suspended an account Sunday evening allegedly linked to the gunman who killed nine and wounded dozens outside a Dayton, Ohio, bar early Sunday morning, after several reports identified the account and noted its left-wing political orientation. The user, “@iamthespookster,” identified as a “leftist,” according to the Twitter profile. The suspended account tweeted in support…

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Twitter Suspends Angel Mom for Posting About Illegal Immigration
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Twitter Suspends Angel Mom for Posting About Illegal Immigration

Angel Mom Mary Ann Mendoza, who heads the Angel Families organization, has been suspended from Twitter after posting about illegal immigration and raising awareness about the harms of sanctuary city policies. Angel Mom Mendoza’s son, 32-year-old police officer Brandon Mendoza, was killed in May 2014 by a drunk illegal alien who was driving the wrong…

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