• 12:29 Oct 19, 2019

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Twitter lets you do more with Retweets, adds GIF, video, picture support

Twitter lets you do more with Retweets, adds GIF, video, picture support

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 07 May, 2019

The new feature is rolling out to all Twitter mobile users on iOS, Android and mobile website, though it’s yet to be featured on Twitter’s desktop interface. Starting today, users will be able to react to a tweet with more than just plain text and add photo, video or GIF when sharing an original tweet.

Twitter for iOS gets “Lights Out”, a truly dark mode

Twitter for iOS gets “Lights Out”, a truly dark mode

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 29 Mar, 2019

'Lights Out' applies a total dark mode on the Twitter for iOS app which will use the OLED panel on iPhones to bring out the blacks when in dark mode. The new dark mode thus changes the default colour of the user interface from dark blue to pitch black and will also save the phone’s battery in the process.

Twitter is working on a feature that lets you subscribe to conversations

Twitter is working on a feature that lets you subscribe to conversations

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 18 Mar, 2019

The feature would come as a “Subscribe to conversation” button which will be made available on the top right corner when accessing a thread on Twitter. The feature thus allows a user to maintain anonymity when viewing tweets between other users without having to take a side, like or tweet into the conversation.

Twitter Lite now available in India with push notifications, data saver

Twitter Lite now available in India with push notifications, data saver

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 14 Aug, 2018

Twitter lite, like most skinned apps, is designed to load faster on slower cellular connections like 2G & 3G and also take up a smaller footprint on lower end phones that several users might be limited to. The company hopes to address the needs of those users who’re used to lower bandwidth in developing countries.

Twitter for Android brings bottom navigation bar, kills swiping between tabs

Twitter for Android brings bottom navigation bar, kills swiping between tabs

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 13 Jul, 2018

The latest app update brings the Twitter experience to what it is on iOS devices, due to the bottom positioned navigation tabs. This will make it easier to navigate since the nav bar will be reachable even when using large phones. The balloon to create a new tweet or a message remains at the right bottom corner.

Twitter app redesign focuses on discovering news, live events with ease

Twitter app redesign focuses on discovering news, live events with ease

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 14 Jun, 2018

Twitter today revealed that it’s developing newer ways for users to discover content which it will do by modifying the way Search and Explore looks and also add in a bunch of other elements in the app to bring more interesting stories. The redesign will see major updates to Twitter’s Explore feed with news stories.

Reset your Twitter password immediately!

Reset your Twitter password immediately!

By: Rohan Pal, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 04 May, 2018

The brand has asked people to change their password on Twitter and on any other service where they may have used the same password.

Twitter to launch Save For Later feature for bookmarking tweets

Twitter to launch Save For Later feature for bookmarking tweets

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 10 Oct, 2017

The Save For Later feature will be as easy as liking, retweeting, commenting or direct messaging

Twitter to begin testing 280-character limit for tweets

Twitter to begin testing 280-character limit for tweets

By: Rohan Pal, th, New Delhi - 27 Sep, 2017

The micro-blogging site said that it will begin a test with a small group before making a decision to launch the new character limit globally.

Twitter takes new steps to counter cyber bullying and hate speech

Twitter takes new steps to counter cyber bullying and hate speech

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 11 Jul, 2017

Twitter now has added a new feature in its notification panel wherein it allows its users to automatically mute or block any user who doesn't follow them or anyone who has a brand-new account.

Twitter Lite launched: How to set up, top features and more

Twitter Lite launched: How to set up, top features and more

By: Nirupam Manik, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 06 Apr, 2017

While not a lot of people in India are active twitterati, Twitter Lite is still a welcome update.

Twitter announces a faster ‘Lite’ version for data-starved users in India

Twitter announces a faster ‘Lite’ version for data-starved users in India

By: Rohan Pal, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 06 Apr, 2017

The new Lite version loads quickly on slower connections, is resilient on unreliable mobile networks and takes up less than 1MB on your device

Twitter relents. @usernames not to be counted in character limit, more moves to tackle criticism.

Twitter relents. @usernames not to be counted in character limit, more moves to tackle criticism.

By: Rohan Pal, The Mobile Indian, - 31 Mar, 2017

The new update will be rolling out now on twitter.com as well as on Twitter for iOS and Android.

Twitter to crack down online abuse, hate speech with ‘safe search’ feature and more

Twitter to crack down online abuse, hate speech with ‘safe search’ feature and more

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 08 Feb, 2017

The company has announced that it will stop the creation of new abusive accounts, bringing forward safer search results, and collapsing potentially abusive or low-quality Tweets.

Twitter to bring out some major changes to fight harassment

Twitter to bring out some major changes to fight harassment

By: Nirupam Manik, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 31 Jan, 2017

Harassment and Virtual Abuse have been plaguing social network platform for quite some time now and a lot of other services such as Facebook has taken steps to prevent the same.