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Twitter For Mac App Has Been Discontinued

02/18/2018, Twitter regularly updates its apps for other platforms but it has never really given the same sort of attention to its official Mac app. The support for the macOS app has been erratic at best and what many had been predicting was going to happen has...

Twitter To Broadcast Local TV News Live

02/15/2018, In a bid to prevent the spread of misinformation, Twitter has said that it will start broadcasting local TV news alongside the timeline during major breaking news events. A spokesperson for the company has confirmed that Twitter has rolled out this...

Twitter CEO Downplays Rumors About The Company Being Acquired

02/14/2018, For a moment in time, it seemed like Twitter was struggling in the social networking scene where companies like Facebook dominated, and where messenger apps like Snapchat were starting to change the way users shared information with each other. There were...


Twitter Pledges To Crack Down On Posts Encouraging Self-Harm

02/13/2018, Twitter has taken several major steps in the past few months to fix its abuse problem and establish its reputation as a responsible platform where hatred, bigotry, and sexism can’t thrive. It’s now going to extend the same focus to posts...

NSA Used Twitter To Send Coded Messages To Russian Contact

02/11/2018, You may recall seeing movies where spy agencies use public outlets such as coded classified ads or numbers stations to deliver secret messages to their agents on missions where getting in touch with them through other means could end up blowing their...

Twitter On Fake News: ‘We Are Not The Arbiters Of Truth’

02/09/2018, With the reach and influence that social media has these days, it has also become a platform in which some are using to spread propaganda and fake news. However the question is, where and who does the responsibility fall on? Does it fall onto users to try...

Twitter’s 280-Character Limit Isn’t Being Used As Much

02/08/2018, Last year Twitter rolled out a change to its platform where they will now allow users to tweet up to 280-characters. This is versus from before where Twitter’s tweet was limited to 140-characters. This move seemed like it would be a popular one, but...

Twitter Finally Earns Profit After 12 Years

02/08/2018, Twitter has been around for a very long time, over 12 years, and despite having been around for more than a decade the company had never made a profit until now. Twitter has finally broken its dry spell in the fourth quarter of 2017 as it posted its first...

Twitter Uses AI To Help Crop Photos In Posts Better

01/25/2018, Twitter has long had the feature where users can upload photos onto its platform, but the company also has a problem because when photos are uploaded, they are cropped rather oddly in their preview. This means that sometimes at a glance it might be hard...

Twitter Reportedly Developing Snapchat-Like Video Sharing Tool

01/25/2018, Twitter is reportedly developing a new feature which will make it easier for users to post videos on the microblogging network. The report claims that the company is developing a Snapchat-like tool to popularize video sharing on its network and bring in...

Vine Successor Launch Due This Summer

01/24/2018, Vine used to be all the rage a few years ago. The app enabled users to upload 6-second videos and that led to people creating some very interesting and funny content that stuck to that very short time limit. Vine was acquired by Twitter in 2013 but the...

Twitter Notifying Users Who Followed Russian Spam Accounts

01/19/2018, Spreading fake news and propaganda these days is particularly easy due to the invention of social media, where such news can be easily spread at a click of a button. Social media platforms are working to cut through the noise and fake news, such as...

Twitter For Android Testing ‘Bookmarks’ Feature

01/18/2018, Last year Twitter announced that they planned to introduce a bookmarking feature in which users could privately save tweets. The feature shortly after went into private testing, but now a report from 9to5Google has revealed that the “Bookmarks”...

Twitter’s COO Thinks Streaming Devices Will Be Gone In 5 Years

01/18/2018, At the moment devices like the Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast, and so on are pretty popular amongst consumers, allowing them to stream video content onto their TVs which would otherwise not feature the same content (smart TVs only have so many apps...