Tag: tweets

App Review, Applications

Twitter redefines what makes a tweet with supersized 4,000-character limit

February 8, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

Following up after launching Twitter Blue in three more countries this morning, the platform has made a big change to tweets this afternoon. The new max for Twitter Blue subscribers in the US has been supersized all the way up […]

App Review, Applications

Twitter’s edit button is rolling out in the US for paying subscribers

October 6, 2022

Via: The Verge

Twitter’s edit button is finally arriving in the US. The company will begin gradually rolling out the long-awaited feature to Twitter Blue subscribers in the US on Thursday afternoon, Twitter spokesperson Joseph Nuñez said in an email to The Verge. […]

News and Press

The best burns Twitter’s lawyers deployed to deny Elon Musk’s claims

August 4, 2022

Via: The Verge

So I don’t know entirely what’s in Elon Musk’s counterclaims against Twitter — they are still under seal — but I did get an inkling today, when Twitter dropped its response. It’s spicy! Rather than let Musk get his complaints […]

App Review, Applications

The Twitter Blue subscription is getting more expensive

July 28, 2022

Via: The Verge

People frequently express their amazement that Twitter is free, but for some people, it isn’t — Twitter Blue launched last year in several countries, tacking on a few extra features for anyone willing to pay $2.99 per month. Today the […]

App Review, Applications

Twitter announces new crisis misinformation policy as company stands by original Musk deal

May 19, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

Twitter has announced its new crisis misinformation policy in a company blog post today. This global policy will ensure that the information you see on the site is credible. Announced by Yoel Roth, Twitter’s head of safety and integrity, the […]

App Review, Applications

Twitter officially launches ‘Twitter Blue,’ its new subscription service

June 3, 2021

Via: Mashable

“Yes, the rumors are true,” reads a tweet from Twitter’s official communications team . The rumors are about Twitter’s often talked about paid subscription service. Twitter unveiled the new subscription tier, Twitter Blue, on Thursday. It is rolling immediately in […]

App Review, Applications

How to Turn Off Comments on Your Tweets, Instagrams, and Videos

August 27, 2020

Via: Gizmodo

Not everything you share on social media needs a reply. Most sites and apps let you limit who can comment on your posts, which is for the best. Here’s how you can restrict the feedback loop on some of the […]

App Review

Could editing be coming to Tweets?

December 30, 2016


You think you’ve crafted the perfect Tweet. You hit the big blue button to set it live — only to realise you’ve made an “unpresidented” typo. Editing is something many of us would like to see on microblogging social network […]

News and Press

Twitter cuts off access to data that could be used for surveillance

December 16, 2016

Via: Mashable

Twitter will no longer provide government intelligence centers with tools that could be used for surveillance. Prior, Dataminr, a social media-monitoring service which is partly owned by Twitter, granted fusion centers access to a real-time feed of public tweets and […]


Your Amazon Echo can now read out tweets for you

September 12, 2016

Via: Tech Radar

If you’ve always felt like Twitter needed more in the way of voice control and response, good news: the platform has announced its very own Amazon Alexa skill, which means the digital assistant app can read out trends, tweets, notifications […]