Twitter Once Again Updates Android and iOS Apps
Twitter today announced yet more changes en route to the Android and iOS applications, as well as the mobile version of Twitter.com. According to Twitter, all three will see improved search results, with top tweets called out separately to give them more prominence. Twitter for the iPhone and iPad gain several more features, including better visibility of the original tweet associated with web links, and better hashtag and username autocomplete when composing tweets. Twitter for Android and iOS can be downloaded from their respective app stores.
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 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.
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 to Post Larger Images In Timelines
Twitter today said it is improving the multimedia experience of Twitter.com by changing how it handles images. Moving forward, Twitter will now show full image previews, rather than crop them.