Rhapsody Makes It Easy to Share Songs On Twitter
Rhapsody today said customers can now share millions of songs from Rhapsody directly to Twitter. Rhapsody is making use of Twitter's audio card technology, which lets people listen to full tracks directly in the Twitter app. According to Rhapsody, people will be able to share songs with their Twitter followers from within the Rhapsody application thanks to a new share button. Users will be able to add comments and hashtags, too. The feature makes it possible for all Twitter users to listen to full songs from Rhapsody's music library of 34 million songs without leaving Twitter. Audio cards will provide links back to Rhapsody so listeners can learn more about the song, artist, or Rhapsody's service. This offer is initially available to users in the U.S.
Twitter for Windows Phone Earns New Features
Twitter today updated its mobile app for Windows Phone devices and took the opportunity to add new functions. For example, Twitter now integrates with the People Hub for saving Twitter profile data.
Twitter's Periscope App Powers Live Video Streaming
Twitter today released a new application for the iPhone called Periscope. The app lets people broadcast live video to their Twitter followers.
Twitter Now Lets Users Share Tweets via Direct Message
Twitter today revealed a new feature that allows people to send individual tweets to others through direct messages. The feature is being added to both the Android and iOS applications, as well as to Twitter.com.
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.