Twitter is said to have fired thousands of contractors without warning.
- Twitter’s cost-cutting is continuing.
- The company fired between 4,400 and 5,500 contract employees without notice Saturday.
- Reports also indicate the cuts are expected to have significant impact to content moderation and the core infrastructure services that keep the site up and running.
- The contractors were reportedly clued into their firings after realizing they had lost access to company systems and not by a formal notice from the company.