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June 16, 2017

Twitter gets major update visual update for Web, Apps, Tweetdeck and Twitter Lite

Twitter has remodelled itself with a new look across all the platforms that it is available on. Twitter apparently changed its interface for its website, apps and also the Tweetdeck along with the trimmed down version of its service that is Twitter Lite.

The social media platform announced the new change through its post which read, “Last year, we told you exactly who we are (Twitter is what’s happening!) and refreshed our brand. Today, with lots of feedback and ideas from [...]

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April 6, 2017

Twitter Lite, a fast & data saving mobile web version of Twitter launched

Twitter has launched a new lightweight version of its service called as Twitter Lite. This service is a solution for users with limited data and poor signal or speed. According to the company, it is the less detailed version of the main app which will load quickly and work well even if the Internet connection is limited.

Twitter Lite will work on similar principles as that of other lite apps including Facebook, except the fact that it is a browser based web application which can [...]

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December 29, 2016

Twitter introduces 360-degree live video streaming on Periscope

Twitter has introduced 360-degree live video streaming on Periscope. Recently, Facebook also launched the live 360-degree video streaming, while YouTube has it from a long time now.

Twitter users will now be able to watch 360 degree live broadcast videos from its apps and website right from their Twitter stream. The Live 360-degree videos will be marked with a “LIVE 360” badge and users can change the angle of [...]

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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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