Want to leave Twitter? They now require a phone number to export your data. Not great for at-risk activists.

Jul 2, 2021 · 6:10 PM UTC

12
33
6
162
Replying to @DarkDotFail
yes I do wanna leave twitter they require verification on all my accs for just existing
1
5
and they censor narratives, just like facebook.
2
Replying to @DarkDotFail
Yet another reason to keep a burner phone, as long as they don't insist on the data being sent DIRECTLY to the number.
10
This tweet is unavailable
Replying to @DarkDotFail
So we using reddit now
1
Replying to @DarkDotFail
I'm not entirely sure, but I think that's not GDPR compliant...
2
Even if you deliberately have a second factor which is not a phone number? That's dumb.
1
1
This tweet is unavailable
Replying to @DarkDotFail
What about voip? You can generate those fairly anonymously.
1
VoIP numbers are largely detected and not allowed by Twitter.... Text verified is worth a shot
3