Twitter Posts

Twitter acquires Android lockscreen app Cover

Cover Logo
Twitter has announced that it has acquired Android lockscreen app startup Cover. The Cover app launched in beta mode in October.

Continue reading →

Twitter adds photo tagging

Twitter Logo
Twitter has added a new feature to its mobile app. Twitter now allows users to add up to four photos in a single tweet and tag people that are in the photos.

Continue reading →

Turkey court orders Twitter ban to be lifted

Twitter Logo
A court in Turkey on Wednesday said that the government must lift its ban on Twitter, according to several reports. The ruling was made from an Ankara administrative court and asked Turkey’s telecommunications authority (TIB) to restore access to Twitter. It is unclear when people in Turkey will be able to access Twitter again. The TIB may appeal the decision, but it is expected to comply in the meantime.

Continue reading →

Twitter may soon tell you how many people saw your tweets

twitter logo
Twitter is testing a feature that would let users see how many people viewed a specific tweet. TheVerge received a tip from a user named Lydia J. Lydia sent a screenshot to TheVerge from the Twitter iOS app that showed how many people viewed her specific tweets. This may encourage users to become more active on Twitter.
Continue reading →

Jimmy Kimmel posts a selfie with Clinton family

JimmyKimmel
Jimmy Kimmel, host of “Jimmy Kimmel Live!,” has posted a selfie on his Twitter account that features the Clinton family. Kimmel posted the picture after he interviewed the Clinton family. The selfie is a response to the record-breaking tweet that Ellen DeGeneres sent during the 2014 Oscars. Kimmel’s tweet was sent over 23 hours ago and hit around 7,760 retweets and was “favorited” over 8,000 times.
Continue reading →

Twitter #Music is shutting down

Twitter #Music
Twitter has shut down the #Music mobile app.The app was taken down from the App Store on Friday afternoon and will stop working on devices that it was already downloaded on starting April 18th. Twitter introduced #Music a year ago to help users discover new artists and songs.

How to see your first tweet

Twitter Logo
Twitter has released a new tool that lets you see the first tweet that you have written. You can actually see the first tweet that anyone has written based on their username. You can find out someone’s #firsttweet by visiting https://discover.twitter.com/first-tweet#. Below are the first tweets from several prominent users.
Continue reading →

Twitter Inc (TWTR) Dick Costolo CEO to receive PEN award

Dick Costolo
Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) CEO Dick Costolo will be receiving a PEN award on May 5th along with popular author Salman Rushdie. The award will be given on May 5th in New York at the annual gala that takes place at the PEN American Center. 

Continue reading →