Twitter CEO set to elimate trolls and abuse from the platform

It looks like Twitter CEO Dick Costolo is set to go head to head with trolls on the platform. In an internal memo sent out to employees the platform has acknowledged the ongoing problems it faces with harassment and abuse as we...
by Ryan Oneill
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Twitter working on standalone messaging app?

We had heard that Twitter will be rolling out a service which would allow users to direct message one another on Twitter without having to follow each other. Now we hear of a new service they ’might’ be working on a Standal...
by Dave Thornton
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Twitter  bringing ‘while you were away’ recaps to Android and iOS

Twitter have announced that it is rolling out a new “While you were away” recap feature to its mobile apps. Starting today on iOS and “soon” on Twitter.com and Android, a “While you were away” banner will appear in ...
by Dave Thornton
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BlackBerry apps for the Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix

The BlackBerry-sponsored Mercedes AMG Petronas team will be hitting the pavement in Monte Carlo for the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday. I’ve been a big fan of F1 all my life  and it’s great that  BlackBerry is sponsoring...
by Dave Thornton
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Twitter to keep Twitpic’s archives online, for now

If you’ve missed the recent Twitpic carry-on (brief history), the third-party Twitter image host, one of the biggest in operation,  has been threatened with closure since April, when Twitter challenged it with a trademar...
by Dave Thornton
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Twitter for iOS updated with improved search

Twitter has updated it’s iOS app today adding improved search functions that now include additional topic and user suggestions and Top Tweets from important events. The update has also removed support for video services f...
by Ryan Oneill
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Twitter Confirms TweetDeck AIR and mobile app on May 7th

Twitter has been saying for weeks that TweetDeck’s AIR and mobile apps would be shutting down sometime in May, but we didn’t have an exact date when loyal supporters would finally have to move on. Twitter have now r...
by Dave Thornton
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Twitter Updates iOS And Android Apps With Login Verification

  Twitter has just posted an update to its blog detailing new security updates rolling out via iOS and Android mobile app updates today, which include the ability to use login verification and approve login requests direct...
by Dave Thornton
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Twitter update to introduce direct group messaging and mobile video camera upload

Twitter today announced two new features coming to its service. Direct Group Messaging and Mobile Video Camera upload support. The update will be rolling out for official apps on both iOS and Android. So Twitter is now joining ...
by Dave Thornton
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