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September 29, 2016

Twitter’s ‘Moments’ feature now available for everyone

The micro blogging site Twitter announced its Moment curation tool to track live events a year ago in October. Until now, the moments were created by only Twitter employees and certain publishing partners. However, last month the feature was extended to a select number of brands and certain users as well, but not for everyone.

Finally, on Wednesday, Twitter announced that it is rolling out the Moment curation tool for [...]

 
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September 20, 2016

Twitter relaxes 140-character limit: Excludes Media attachments from the limit

Twitter has officially rolled out the expected changes for the 140-character limit which now, will not include the different media attachments like photos, videos, GIFs, quoted tweets and polls. Twitter announced the changes in May and now has finally made the move.

Twitter is testing this feature by introducing it to small groups before rolling out for everyone. With this relaxed 140-character limit, users will now be [...]

 
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March 21, 2016

Twitter turns 10 today; popular tweets and the journey so far

The famous micro-blogging website, Twitter has completed its 10 years today. Twitter has wrote a 140-character thank you note to its users as it celebrated its 10th anniversary.

The company co-founder Jack Dorsey sent the first tweet ever—”just setting up my twttr,” it read, on March 22, 2006 and since then the company hasn’t turned back. After 10 years the company posted, “On March 21, ten years [...]

 
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March 18, 2016

Twitter officially launches Mobile App for Windows 10

The famous micro-blogging website, Twitter has finally launched its app for Windows 10 OS. The company has effectively updated its universal Windows app to support not just desktops and tablets, but smartphones as well.

The Windows 10 Twitter apps have variety of features in tow from the Android and iOS apps, including Moments, direct messages for groups, the ability to shoot, edit and post video using the device’s [...]

 
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November 4, 2015

Twitter updates ‘Favorite’ with ‘Like’; replaces ‘Star’ with ‘Heart’

With the new update of Twitter, the users will not be able to show their gratitude towards the tweets as they used to do before. The social networking site has killed off the favorite option that was denoted with a star button, which has been replaced with a red heart button to ‘like’ the tweet.

With the favorite option on the tweet, people were able to show agreement or enjoyment without actually retweeting [...]

 
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March 21, 2013

Happy 7th Birthday Twitter | Watch Video

The bird is seven years old now. Its developer wouldn’t have thought it will grow this popular. After seven years, Twitter has 200 million active users, which tweet 400 million tweets per day.

At present, it is one of the only few competitors to Facebook. Wish you a very Happy Birthday. May you grow many folds from here.

Watch this official video from Twitter’s blog:

[youtube id=”Bl-FpuehWGA” width=”600″ [...]

 
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February 2, 2013

Twitter Hacked, 250,000 users affected; latest updates

Twitter Hacked:

Twitter has disclosed on Friday that their network has been attacked by unknown hackers and have successfully gained access to 2,50,000 user accounts. The hackers may have gained access to the usernames, email addresses and other sensitive information.

Twitter has sent emails to affected users, asking them to reset their account passwords.

Twitter posted on its blog, “This attack was not the work of amateurs, and we do not believe it was an isolated [...]

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