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Nov 17, 2017
Prepare for a "tweetstorm" as Twitter tests a feature to let you queue up a strings of tweets for publishingTwitter was quoted as saying that the tweetstorm feature is being tested in both the alpha and beta programmes on the iOS and Android platforms.
Nov 11, 2017
Twitter increases length of user display names from 20 to 50 charactersEarlier this week, Twitter introduced a new 280-character limit that is now available virtually for all users.
Nov 10, 2017
Twitter to pause blue tick verification for some time, says it is being interpreted falsely and needs workThe micro-blogging website believes that the blue badge is being used for endorsements and to imply one's importance, which according to them is contrary to its intention.
Nov 08, 2017
Twitter to officially roll out 280 character tweet limit in a bid to increase user engagementTwitter said it ran a test on 280-character tweets in September that showed users spent less time editing their tweets and were less likely to abandon them.
Oct 28, 2017
Twitter's reluctance to enforce its policies undermines its new guidelines for dealing with revenge pornContent like this is known as revenge porn, where usually jilted lovers post explicit content of their partners online. The motivation is mostly to malign them and seek sadistic pleasure from the humiliation they receive.
Oct 21, 2017
Twitter user figures out KFC follows 11 herbs and spices as an allusion to its secret recipeKFC follows the five former members of English pop girl group, the Spice Girls, and six men named Herb.
Oct 18, 2017
Twitter announces new rules to aggressively tackle violence and sexual abuse on the micro-blogging platformTwitter's head of safety policy has emailed its Trust and Safety Council about new rules to promote free speech and curb violence and sexual harassment.
Oct 15, 2017
Twitter activity can help predict likely winner during football matches finds researchThe tone of Twitter posts can predict when a team is more likely to win and soccer bets are mispriced, a study published in the journal Economic Inquiry, found.
Oct 13, 2017
Twitter brings 'in-stream video ads' to entice marketers in IndiaTwitter hosts premium video content from world's top publishers and collaborates with them to develop and scale diverse video content that people are interested in.
Sep 26, 2017
Tweets by Trump to stay on microblogging platform because of their newsworthiness: Twitter co-founder Biz StoneTwitteratis are wondering why the platform did not remove Trump's latest controversial tweet on North Korea that clearly violated its guidelines.