Technology Twitter kills 143,000 apps, charts new rules for developers Updated : July 25, 2018 11:51 AM IST As part of its clean-up process, the micro-blogging platform introduced a new way for all developers to request access to Twitter's application programming interfaces. Twitter suspended more than 70 million fake accounts in May and June in a massive drive to clear out bots and trolls on the platform. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.