You can now download your Twitter data again and see what hackers couldve nabbed
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If youre curious what kind of data Twitter stores on you and what those hackers could have stolen during their big bitcoin scam you can now find out once again. Twitter has reenabled the ability to download archives of Your Twitter Data, nearly two months after shutting off the feature as a precaution against further hacking.
To access it, go to Settings > Account > Your Twitter data and you should see a screen like the one below, where youll need to type in your password to start the transfer. If youre using a phone app, it may shove you over to the mobile website instead.
It also might take a while before the archive is ready: I pressed the button an hour ago, and Im still waiting for the in-app notification so…