Twitter 4.0 for BlackBerry Catches Up to Android and iOS
Twitter today announced the availability of Twitter 4.0 for BlackBerry smartphones. The new app gains several features that are already in use by the Android and iOS versions of Twitter. These include the Connect and Discover tabs, which let you see who's retweeted your Tweets or what's trending on Twitter, respectively. The new app makes it easier for BlackBerry owners to interact with their followers, find new people to follow, and discover interesting content from their smartphone. Twitter 4.0 for BlackBerry is a free download from BlackBerry World.
Twitter Adds 'Connect' Tab to Help Find Accounts Worth Following
Twitter today announced a new tool meant to make it easier to find new people and accounts to follow. The "connect" tab will appear on Twitter for the web, and in the Android and iOS mobile apps beginning today, where Twitter will curate a list of accounts it believe users might like to follow.
Twitter Discovers New Way to Spot Trends
Twitter has canned the Discover and Activity tabs in its mobile applications in favor of a new way to sift through trending content. Moving forward, when people use the search bar they'll also see trending stories as well as descriptions of those stories.
Twitter Overhauls Its Mobile Apps and Web Sites
Twitter today revealed a dramatic change to the look and feel of its Android and iOS mobile applications, and its mobile and desktop browser experiences. To start, Twitter has put profile, account, and privacy settings in a single place within the navigation menu to make them easier to find.
Twitter Unravels Thread Feature
Twitter today made it easier to publish tweet storms, or threads. The use of threads, a way to string together a series of tweets to tell a longer story, has risen in popularity over the last few years.