Twitter 3.1 for BlackBerry Moves Out of Beta
Research In Motion recently made the latest beta version of Twitter available to all users in BlackBerry App World. Twitter for BlackBerry 126.96.36.199 includes a handful of new features and bug fixes. Some of the new features include a new details screen, the ability to undo Retweets, and the updated Twitter bird. The app is free.
Latest BlackBerry App World Brings 'Update All'
BlackBerry App World version 188.8.131.52 recently graduated from beta and is now available for all BlackBerry owners. The new version of the app store includes a batch of changes, including the ability to update all apps at once with the press of a single button.
Twitter Unifying iPhone and iPad App UIs
Twitter said it is bridging the gap between its iPhone and iPad applications so users have the same experience no matter which device they pick up. The iPhone and iPad apps were originally developed separately, according to Twitter.
Twitter Lite is an Efficient New Web App
Twitter today launched Twitter Lite, an new version of its mobile web site that acts like a full mobile app but is designed for markets with slow and/or expensive data service. The web app uses the latest features of Google Chrome for Android to offer app-like features, such as push notifications, an offline mode, and a home screen icon.
Twitter Debuts 'Happening Now' to Call Out Real-Time Events
Twitter has rolled out a new way to see what's happening live around the world with the addition of a "Happening Now" tool in users' timelines. Twitter says the Happening Now content will center on events and topics it thinks users will be interested in, though it is kicking off the feature with a focus just on sports in the U.S.