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Twitter May Allow Users To Watch Live Pay-TV Channels In Its App

04/04/2017, Twitter has gradually been transforming itself into a destination for online video streaming, whether it be for red carpet shows of major Hollywood events or sporting fixtures, the company has arrived on the live streaming scene. According to a new...

Twitter Default Profile Photo Changed

04/02/2017, Twitter has not changed the default profile photo for new users over the past seven years. Everybody started out with an egg as their default profile photo. It was meant to reference how eggs hatch into birds that send all the tweets on the microblogging...

Twitter Stops Counting Usernames In 140 Character Limit

03/30/2017, The 140 character limit is Twitter’s defining feature and yet it can also be frustrating for some as they have to break down whatever they want to share in multiple tweets. While Twitter removed the limit from Direct Messages a long time back...

Twitter Brings Ads To Periscope Videos

03/28/2017, If you’re really into watching Periscope videos then you have to mentally prepare yourself for ads. Periscope, owned by Twitter, is soon going to display pre-roll ads to viewers. Twitter has confirmed today that it’s now going to start making...

Twitter Considering Offering TweetDeck Subscriptions

03/24/2017, If you’re a regular Twitter user, chances are you just post your tweet and you’re done. The default Twitter app is probably more than enough for you to browse tweets from those you follow and what not. However if you’re more of a power user or...

Twitter Rolls Out New Blocking Tools For Users

03/21/2017, Twitter has been having problems with trolls and cyberbullies for the longest time ever, kind of like what you might expect from a social media platform. However it was only in recent times that the company has announced that they will be stepping up...

Twitter Improves Abuse Mute Options

03/01/2017, It has been pointed out time and again that Twitter has an abuse problem. The micro-blogging network has reiterated its resolve multiple times to tackle this problem and over the past few months it has taken some concrete steps to bring this situation...

Twitter Launches Custom Profiles For Customer Service Accounts

02/23/2017, The way customer service reps reply to us online can sometimes be very robotic in nature. This is because most of the time reps are required to follow some kind of script to ensure a consistent customer service experience across the board. While this is...

Twitter’s New Protocol Will Shorten The Reach Of Abusive Accounts

02/16/2017, Twitter has in the past been criticized for being slow to respond to how their platform is being used for abuse by users who troll and cyberbully others. While Twitter has responded and instituted various methods, it is clear that some of their methods...

Twitter Rolls Back Their Newly Launched Anti-Abuse Tool

02/14/2017, So we know that after facing a ton of backlash from its users, Twitter is finally working on making its platform less prone to abuse amongst its users. In fact recently the company announced a new tool that was meant to prevent abuse, but unfortunately it...

Twitter Q4 2016 Results Show Lackluster Revenue Growth

02/09/2017, It hasn’t been smooth sailing for Twitter over the past few quarters. Every quarter investors hope that things will finally look up for the company but it doesn’t turn out to be the case. The company reported its Q4 2016 financial results...

Twitter Will Now Filter Abusive Replies

02/07/2017, Twitter acknowledged last week that it hadn’t done enough to tackle the abuse problem on its platform and promised to put forward a “completely new approach to abuse on Twitter.” It’s rolling out new steps today in order to curb...