Twitter recently released its bi-annual transparency report, detailing the number of requests that the company has received from governments for user information or to take down content.  According to the report, the company received 1,157 requests for user information in the first six months of 2013, the highest amount since Twitter began releasing its report.  Twitter reports that 78% of the requests came from United States sources, and globally the company provided some or all information requested in 55% of cases. Continue Reading Twitter Releases Bi-Annual Transparency Report