Swype for Android 4.0 Coming By End of January
Swype has indicated via its official Twitter account that support for Android 4.0 is on the way. It said, "Official ICS support is near. Final tweaks and testing should be done in time for an anticipated end-of-month beta update." Swype's keyboard software can speed up text input on touchscreen devices.
Twitter Overhauls Its Mobile Apps and Web Sites
Jun 15, 2017
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 Aims to Make Discovery Simpler and More Rewarding
Jun 13, 2018
Twitter today announced a number of changes to the way it arranges tweets, trends, and topics in order to help people find and read about the things that interest them. For example, breaking news will now be added to the Happening Now tool that appears at the top of users' feeds.
Twitter Says It Has Improved the Way It Crops Images
Jan 26, 2018
Photos that appear on Twitter should begin to look better over the coming weeks. The company says it has changed the algorithms it uses to automatically crop images and the results are much improved.
BlackBerry Adds Swipe Typing to Priv's Keyboard
May 3, 2016
BlackBerry Priv smartphone owners can now swipe across the keyboard to input text, rather than press individual letters. BlackBerry says Priv owners have to turn on Type By Swipe manually, and can choose to swipe either on the software keyboard or the physical keyboard.
Twitter to Mandate Email or Phone Number Verification for New Accounts
Jun 27, 2018
Twitter is rolling out a number of changes to its platform in order to fight spam and malicious content. One step it is taking will require new users to confirm either an email address or phone number when they sign up to Twitter.