“Even if the [Wendi] Deng verification was a simple screw-up due to reduced staffing levels over the holidays, Twitter’s radio silence on the issue makes it even harder to trust the entire process, and that could have ramifications that go beyond just the Murdoch case.”

"Why Twitter’s “verified account” failure matters," by Mathew Ingram

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