Monday, 21 August, 2023
Twitter X Faces Scrutiny for Storing Deleted Picture Links and Metadata from 2014
Twitter's X project is under scrutiny for storing deleted picture links and metadata from 2014, raising concerns about user privacy. The use of t.co URL shorteners has allowed the platform to maintain a record of previously deleted content, potentially infringing on user expectations of data removal. This situation highlights the ongoing challenges surrounding data privacy and the implications of long-term data retention by tech companies.