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tl;dr Twitter builds site on Tor, Google buys Mandiant, CCI clears Amazon’s purchase, Gig app collects data for US Military, and more

Twitter introduces Tor version after getting blocked in Russia Twitter launched a privacy-protected version of its platform on March 8, which can be accessed on the Tor browser. This version is meant to bypass surveillance and censorship after Russia blocked access to Twitter in the country on March 4. While the regular version of Twitter was always accessible through the Tor network, its new .onion domain can only be accessed via a Tor network and browser. With the service now built on Tor, users can skip multiple CAPTCHA codes and are anonymised along with their web servers. Google Buys Cybersecurity Firm Mandiant in $5.4 Billion Deal Google, a subsidiary of Alphabet Inc, announced that it will purchase cybersecurity firm Mandiant Inc for $5.4 billion in a move that could have a "ripple effect" as cloud rivals Microsoft and Amazon look…

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