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Twitter update for Windows 10 changes stars to hearts and favorites to likes

Twitter has updated its official Windows 10 app today, and while there is no change log, users of the app will see that the "favorites" label has been changed to "likes", and the star logo for likes has also been changed to hearts. The official version number of the Windows 10 Twitter app is...
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Update to Twitter for Windows 10 brings full in-app account settings

Twitter has updated its official Windows 10 app today, bringing a pretty substantial change — if you're into tinkering around with settings, that is. The Windows 10 Twitter app now includes toggles for the full range of account settings, including security, muted and blocked accounts, and more...

Twitter to lay off up to 336 team members, or 8 percent of its work force

Twitter will be laying off a number of its workers as part of an overall restructuring of the social networking company. In a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission, it said that it plans to lay off up to 336 team members, or about 8 percent of its total work force. Twitter...

Twitter for Windows 10 picks up a minor update to version 4.1.1 with bug fixes

Twitter received a major update to version 4.1 earlier today, bringing new features such as the ability to quote tweets, allowing you to comment on tweets you're retweeting. There's now a Happening Now section, which lists trending tweets, and you can also manage multiple accounts using the...
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Hands-on with Twitter's latest update (version 4.1) for Windows 10

The Twitter application for Windows 10 was updated yesterday, and I'm very happy with the new features that have been added. One new feature that stands out is the ability to quote tweets. When you tap the Retweet button, you are given the choice to Retweet or Quote, which lets you add a comment...
Twitter for Windows 10 updated with Quote Tweet support and 'Happening Now'

Twitter for Windows 10 updated with Quote Tweet support and 'Happening Now'

It may be a holiday in the U.S. but Twitter is still improving upon their Windows 10 app. Version 4.1 is now live in the Store up from 4.0.7 and with it comes a few new features making it worth the update. Here is what we see so far: Twitter v4.1 Quote Tweet Support Happening Now for...

Netflix and Twitter apps for Windows Phone get minor updates

It's been a busy week for new updates for major Windows Phone apps. Both the official Netflix and Twitter apps have received new updates, but they also seem to be minor ones with no new features. The new version of the Netflix app is There is no published change log for the app,...
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Official Twitter Windows Phone app gets a minor update [Update: Removes DM limit]

Update: It looks like this update does indeed remove the old 140 character limit for Twitter direct messages that was first launched several weeks ago in other official apps. Original post: The official Twitter app for Windows Phone has received its first update in over a month. However, this...
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How to automatically post your Instagram photos as Twitter photos

I love sharing photos on Instagram, and 300 million other users feel the same, but I don't like the fact that my Twitter followers can't preview the images directly from my timeline. They need to click the Instagram link to view the photo. It used to work a couple of years ago, but Instagram has...

Tweetium supports Twitter's new 10,000 character Direct Message feature in latest update

Earlier this week, Twitter started rolling out its new 10,000 character limit for Direct Messages, ditching the old 140 character limit. Now the popular Windows and Windows Phone third-party Twitter app Tweetium has been updated to support the much longer texts for Direct Messages. The 3.6.4...
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Twitter begins removing 140-character limit from Direct Messages

After originally planning to do so in July, Twitter has finally removed the 140-character limit for Direct Messages on its service. Rolling out today, Twitter users will be able to send DMs with as many characters as they wish, another step for the company to make private communications on its...
Twitter talks about the design of its universal app for Windows 10

Twitter talks about the design of its universal app for Windows 10

Twitter rolled out its app for Windows 10 earlier this week, featuring design changes that tie in with Microsoft's latest OS. Twitter mentioned that its goal was to mimic the principles of Windows Phone's "personal, relevant, and connected" design, starting from the login page: Initially,...