A new update for the Windows 10 Twitter app brings support for tabs, as well as multiple application instances, and the sending of Tweets via DMs. The feature is rolling out progressively.
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Twitter's stock took a sharp dive today as the company unveiled its recent financial reports for the fourth quarter of 2016 and the entire fiscal year. Twitter missed investor expectations.
Twitter has been working hard to stop trolls since late last year. Today, the company released three more changes focused on account creation, search results and low-quality Tweets filtering.
A large number of technology companies have come out in support of immigrants, which enrich the economy and the society they reside in, according to the companies' brief filed with the courts.
Twitter announced today the release of Explore. The new feature is the result of a year of research to find the best way users could get access to Moments, trends, and search.
After the presidential inauguration, some users found that they were following the @POTUS Twitter account, when they had no intention of doing so. CEO Jack Dorsey explained why this happened.
The CEO of Twitter has reached out to users asking what they can do to improve the service in 2017, either by adding features or tweaking existing ones. Being able to edit a tweet ranked highest.
Kurt Eichenwald, a prominent critic of US President-Elect Donald Trump claims he has been the victim of a 'twitter assault' after being sent a flashing image, successfully triggering an epileptic fit.
Vine has clarified that it is not fully shutting down the service, but instead transitioning to a pared-down 'Vine Camera' app, with its website being transformed into an archive of Vines.
Social media sites have come together to create a database of hashed terrorist content that has been removed from a participating site, making it easier for partners to delete content on their site.
A recent study by researchers at Stanford University found that while young people are indeed social media savvy, they have difficulty determining genuine news from sponsored content.
Twitter rolled out new features for its service today that are aimed at preventing abuse. Users will now be able to use the mute button in different ways, such as blocking keywords or hashtags.
Apple's Twitter support account has been crowned the winner of the Twitter Awards #Customer category. The social media firm revealed @AppleSupport was active for a massive 17 hours a day.
Twitter Chief Operating Officer Adam Bain has left the company after six years. The news comes at a time when Twitter has already faced prolonged, heavy scrutiny by the media.
Having itself been the reported target of acquisition over the last two months, Twitter is rumored to be entertaining bids for Vine, whose shutdown had been announced just over a week ago.
Unfortunately, Razer committed a major faux pas with a tasteless tweet aimed at Apple's latest MacBook Pro. The company deleted the tweet after setting the internet ablaze and offered an apology.
After yesterday's news that Twitter was going to shut down Vine and discontinue its mobile apps, Pornhub has offered to purchase the service and if successful will offer content that is NSFW.
Twitter announced today that it will be shutting down all of the Vine apps. The company has not shared a timeline for when this will happen, but the Vine website will continue on.
It was a year ago that Twitter announced that it would be laying off some of its staff. This year, the trend could continue, as it is being reported that another round of layoffs is imminent.
Waves of DDoS cyber attacks have hit at least two internet service providers this morning, causing popular websites like Netflix, Twitter, and Reddit to go offline for an extended period of time.
Twitter says this is a new record for a debate. Most of the tweets from last night were related to Donald Trump's attitude towards women and his disagreement on foreign policy with his VP.
The UK has put forward new rules governing how people can behave online, giving prosecutors a legal basis. Doxxing, trolling and cyber-bullying have now become essentially illegal.
From a Windows Store cleanout and Apple Store rampage, to HP's sorry apology, RIP Firefox OS, Surface keyboards, and 'exploding' washing machines, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
CNBC claims Microsoft is considering a bid to acquire Twitter. However, according to Bloomberg, Microsoft was approached "but isn't interested", while Disney is said to be evaluating a possible bid.
From hello, Allo and SKYP4LYF, to self-lacing sneakers, HP's ink indiscretion, Twitter takeover talk, Pro 3 problems, and crushing an iPhone, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
According to a new report from CNBC, Google and Salesforce are potential bidders for an acquisition of Twitter, pushing the social network's stock up by more than 15% in pre-market this morning.
After announcing the new features back in May, Twitter has finally announced the rollout of its new character limits, which are that media attachments and Quote Tweets won't count toward them.
Twitter will begin rolling out changes to the way its character limit determines how many characters a user can tweet. The changes will allow users to type 140 character messages more easily.
Next week, Microsoft will close its Lumia Twitter accounts for individual markets and regions, as well as its @LumiaHelp support account, merging those activities into 'unified, global' accounts.
Motorola recently took to Twitter to accuse Samsung of stealing its 'Always-On Display' feature in the Galaxy Note7. The company claims that it had the idea first, when it launched the Moto X in 2013.
Twitter announced today that it will be bringing new notification controls to its platform. One of those is a quality filter, which will "improve the quality of tweets by using a variety of signals".
A U.S. court judge has decided that Twitter is not responsible for terrorist content on its service, after a widow sued it for allegedly giving ISIS a voice to spread their propaganda.
The Vine team at Twitter had a domain that allowed anybody - without authentication - to download their images for the Vine webapp. The vulnerability has since been fixed.
Twitter announced today that it would finally be opening up its verification process - a feature that was previously very exclusive. Soon, anyone will be able to apply for a verified account.
In the coming weeks, Twitter is adding a new feature that will allow users to spruce up their photos. '#Stickers' can be added to any photo, will act as visual hashtags and will be searchable.
Twitter now allows you to tweet videos that are up to 140 seconds in length, and plans to introduce the same feature on Vine. The company has also rolled out a new "Twitter Engage" app.
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Following the leak of over 32 million user credentials, Twitter has now responded by locking an indeterminate number of users out of their accounts pending a password reset.
TfL says it's "worked closely with Twitter" on a new pilot scheme to deliver urgent updates - informing passengers about disruptions that may affect their journeys around London - via direct messages.
Twitter has announced features for its platform for the Euro 2016 football (soccer) competition which begins on Friday. The firm says after each match it'll project team colours on the Eiffel Tower.
A large number of Twitter passwords, e-mails and usernames are reportedly up for sale on the dark web. However, there's good reason to believe Twitter wasn't hacked in this instance.
NFL commissioner, Roger Goodell, is the latest high-profile person to be pronounced "dead" from a hacked Twitter account. The hack comes shortly after several celebrities were targeted online.
Twitter has unveiled the latest version of its Android app, featuring a new look in line with Google's Material Design language, and an updated user experience, including a 'floating action button'.
Twitter has introduced an "Insiders" program, where selected people become a part of a discussion community that aims to help brands connect better to the users of the platform.
The European Commission has announced a new agreement of collaboration between the Union's institutions and the four major tech companies in an effort to stop illegal online hate speech and extremism.
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Twitter will no longer count @names or media attachments as part of the 140-character limit; the '.@' requirement to reach all followers will be dropped; and users will be able to retweet themselves.
As part of a move to make its platform more user-friendly and increase engagement, Twitter may soon stop counting photos and links towards the 140-character limit for tweets.
EE has taken a swing at rival mobile network, Three, by getting one of its adverts banned in the UK, and then proceeding to mock the network on Twitter, by making fun of its advertising campaign.
Periscope is adding drone streaming, archiving of streams and a new search feature to its live streaming service, promising that the features will arrive in the coming weeks.