Twitter to replace the egg avatar with a head and shoulders silhouette. - The Tech Portal

Its a world announced fact that Twitter faces some serious issues of harassment on its platform and has the company has left almost no stone unturned to fix this issue. It has banned many users, both temporarily and permanently, for using its service ...

Twitter ditches default egg profile photo - SlashGear

If you joined Twitter at any point in the last several years, there's a good chance the default 'egg' profile photo is the only one you've ever known. The egg, while fitting with the service's bird-themed logo, has become synonymous with abusive trolls ...

Twitter Doesn't Want to Be Twitter - New York Magazine

The Twitter egg — the iconic, simple white ovoid against a flat color background that is the default avatar image for all new users — is an easy marker of someone that you should ignore on Twitter. Because anyone who hasn't uploaded a profile picture ...

Twitter dumps its default egg avatar - Social Barrel (blog)

Twitter has ditched its default egg avatar, and is replacing it with the image of a genderless person. The company made the announcement today in a blog post where it explained some of the reasons that inspired its action. According to the social media ...

Twitter is dropping those default egg profile pictures - DigitalSpy.com

Twitter users, say goodbye to those default egg profile photos on the various accounts trying to scam you. There's a new creepy avatar in town… The social media giant continued a string of huge changes to its display on Friday (March 31) by announcing ...