Twitter for Windows Phone Gains More Photo Tools
Twitter pushed out an update to its mobile application for Windows Phone for the first time in seven months today. Twitter 3.2 makes significant improvements to how the app handles photos. For example, users can now upload multiple photos in a single Tweet, as well as tag friends in photos shared through the social network. Further, the app now lets people share photos through Direct Messages, and offers previews of photos and Vines embedded in Tweets. Last, the app makes it easy to reply, follow, favorite, or retweet others directly from the timeline. Twitter 3.2 for Windows Phone is free to download from the Windows Store.
Microsoft's New Photos Companion App Acts Like AirDrop, But for Windows PCs
Microsoft's garage team has released a new application that lets Android and iOS users easily transfer photos from their phone to their Windows 10 PC. Photos Companion works in coordination with the Microsoft Photos app on Windows 10 PCs.
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.
Twitter for Windows 10 Overhauled for Mobile and PCs
Twitter for Microsoft's Windows 10 platform has been given a significant update, putting it more in line with the apps available to Android and iOS devices. For example, Twitter now includes the Moments tab for summaries of current events and support for inserting GIFs into tweets.
Twitter Wants You to Dress Up Images with Stickers
Twitter today said it is bringing stickers to its Android and iOS mobile apps. Twitter users can browse through Twitter's library of hundreds of accessory, emoji, and prop stickers to "make your photos more fun." Twitter says people can use multiple stickers on a single photo, as well as resize and rotate the stickers to better fit the image.