Editorial: Twitter's encouraging promise to "reboot" transparency

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 10/22/2015 - 4:48pm

During the keynote address at Flight, Twitter’s 2015 Developer Conference, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey made a commitment to “reboot” Twitter’s relationship with the transparency sector.

Even more encouraging to us here at Sunlight was that he specifically named Politwoops as an example.  

“Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey today acknowledged his company’s responsibility to empower organizations that advocate for transparency and accountability in government, and specifically cited Politwoops,” said Sunlight Foundation President Chris Gates. “We look forward to rebooting the dialogue with Twitter about how it can play an active role in promoting openness and transparency around the world.” Continue...

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