It’s OK for government to joke around on social media sometimes, comms leaders say
Social media is a place where agencies can engage "as real people" and show empathy.
State Dept. IG reprimands ambassadors over use of personal Twitter accounts
It's not all their fault, though — department policies to distinguish between personal and professional aren't super clear.
Winner of DHS’s Hidden Signals challenge uses Twitter to predict biothreats
Pandemic Pulse pulls information from the social media platform as well as several other public data sources.
Consumer Product Safety Commission brings a touch of ‘Weird Twitter’ to the federal government
Behind the agency's strange, meme-like tweets is a social media specialist who's just trying to get people to pay attention.
The Library of Congress has decided to stop collecting all your tweets
The library will only archive tweets "on a very selective basis" come the new year.
Twitter monitoring tool shies away from government surveillance use
Amid concerns over government surveillance of social media, Twitter said social media monitoring company Dataminr is terminating direct access to all fusion center accounts.