This past week had the Internet buzzing about reports that Twitter would be ditching its classic chronological timeline and instead opting for a new timeline powered by algorithms that would order tweets based on what the algorithm thinks you’re most interested in. Some were cautiously curious about the idea, but most ... Read More »
Stop everything you’re doing, jump on Twitter and get ready to hit the follow button: Android Wear is officially on Twitter.
What, exactly, took so long for Android Wear to finally get a Twitter account of its very own? Who knows. And what, exactly, will the account be used for? Who knows. We know ... Read More »
According to multiple reports, Twitter is planning to fundamentally change its social networking service in March by increasing its arbitrary 140-character limit to 10,000. In an effort to retain the same look and feel within Twitter, users would need to click to expand Tweets that are longer than 140 characters.
After the initial news hit the web, ... Read More »
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A lot of people were angry that Twitter changed the favorite action with the star icon to the “like” with a heart icon. Why there was such a strong reaction to a change in icon, we’ll never know. But it looks like the change has been working out well for Twitter.
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Favoriting something with a star is a big commitment, you know? We just don’t know if we can commit to making something our favorite. And the smiley faces for Vine? It’s just too much And that’s what we’ve had to do with Twitter and Vine, which featured star symbols as a “favorite” and smileys for ... Read More »
For those that have seen polls on Twitter, but have been miffed at the fact that the feature isn’t available for everyone to use, Twitter has good news.
On Wednesday, October 21, Twitter officially announced that over the coming days, the social network will be rolling out polls for everyone to use. As Twitter points ... Read More »
At Twitter, the team is constantly looking for new ways to keep users engaged. The company recently rolled out Highlights and While You Were Away features that help bring users up to speed with relevant content that they may have missed while not using Twitter for longer periods of time. Now the company ... Read More »
There’s some big news today involving Twitter, and for once, it’s good!
Joaquim Vergès, developer of Twitter app Falcon Pro and other Android apps, has announced that he’s joining Twitter as part of the Android core UI group. Vergès explains that he’s gotten tired of all of the ... Read More »
There has been quite a lot of controversy surrounding Twitter’s treatment of its third-party developers for a while. The controversy started when Twitter started restricting third-party apps from getting too many users. Once an app reached 100,000 users, no additional people can log in using the app. This causes a lot of issues for devs because ... Read More »
John Legere, CEO of T-Mobile, is known for being very controversial and offensive. His Twitter page reflects that, with him constantly badmouthing other carriers and their CEOs without provocation. Some love this behavior and view him as edgy, but some just see it as all talk and no action (or at least not as much ... Read More »