Tag Archive: Twitter


Twitter and Apple’s Spotlight are getting friendlier

Spotlight can do a lot of things, but did you know that it can search hashtags on Twitter? The feature, which many are just now discovering, could be only the beginning of how Apple and Twitter will work together in… Read more ›

Twitter now supports your slo-mo iPhone videos

Shooting ultra slo-mo videos are one of my favorite things about the iPhone 6 Plus, and thanks to Twitter, it’s now far easier to share them via social media. That’s because the micro-blogging network now supports the posting and embedding… Read more ›

Twitter takes on Meerkat with live video app Periscope

By now, you’ve almost certainly heard of Meerkat: the live-streaming social media phenomenon. Well, Twitter has too, because today it launched its own would-be Meerkat killer: a standalone live-streaming video app called Periscope. Currently available only for iOS devices, the… Read more ›

Twitter injects autoplaying video ads into iOS app

Twitter is looking to take a swipe at YouTube’s viral video crown by adding a new feature that will automatically play videos in your timeline. Starting today, some Twitter users in the U.S. on iPhone and iPad may see videos… Read more ›

Twitter blames loss of 4 million users on iOS 8

Twitter announced its fourth quarter earnings today, and while the social network beat its revenue estimates, it failed to meet Wall Street’s expectations for monthly active users. The company only added an extra 4 million users in the quarter, bring… Read more ›

Oh good, more selfies. Photo and video sharing platform Instagram announced Wednesday it had surpassed more than 300 million users, doubling its membership in just over a year. Instagram, which has a stream of more than 70 million photos and… Read more ›

Twitter for Mac finally gets better at sharing photos

Today Twitter updated its painfully neglected Mac app with more features for sharing photos. The app’s first update in months brings the ability to share photos over DM and add/view up to four photos in a single tweet. Bug and… Read more ›

If you’re like many other iPhone and iPad users, when you go to share a picture from your iOS device, you’re probably going to send it through Messages or Mail, and you’re not trying to go about posting it to Twitter or Facebook. Nonetheless, those Facebook and Twitter sharing buttons sit there in every iOS … Read More

Today Twitter rolled out an update to its iPhone app that brings interactive notifications for iOS 8 users. That means you can retweet, favorite, and follow directly from notifications the app sends you. Profiles have been given a facelift as… Read more ›

How my iPhone and Twitter bought me a car

When my 2001 Subaru Forester died on the side of the highway a week or so back, I was not excited about trying to find a replacement. Buying a car is right up there with heading to the DMV, going… Read more ›