Twitter to Introduce the Algorithmic Timeline, Expected to do Away with Reverse Chronological Tweets

Twitter to Introduce the Algorithmic Timeline, Expected to do Away with Reverse Chronological Tweets

Amidst an organisational shuffle and a myriad of other issues, Twitter is planning to introduce a timeline based on an algorithm. The new timeline is expected to reorder the tweets based on the Twitter’s algorithm analogy. For instance, the Tweets which the algorithm thinks is relevant for you will be displayed. Now this also means that Twitter will mark its […]

     
 
 

7 Ways to Quickly Tweet Without Getting Sucked into the Timeline Vortex

7 Ways to Quickly Tweet Without Getting Sucked into the Timeline Vortex

Recently, I’ve been spending a lot of time on Twitter. Most of it is spent scrolling through my timeline. That’s not a bad thing. But I’ve noticed that I do it almost accidentally. There are times when I go to Twitter to catch up on my timeline and there are times when I’m scrolling through the TL and suddenly find […]

 
     
 
 

Twitter Adds Group Direct Messages and 30-second Video Clips

Twitter Adds Group Direct Messages and 30-second Video Clips    

We were telling you few days back that Twitter plans to release its new video feature. And guess what, Twitter has made the official announcement – bringing ‘a new mobile video experience’ and group messaging to its users. You can now finally send group messages on Twitter, being able to communicate with more than one person at a time. The […]

     
 
 

8 Tips and Tricks to Master Twitter

8 Tips and Tricks to Master Twitter

Just to summarize, there are more than 284 million users who actively tweet, retweet and follow others on Twitter at the moment. Apart from that, about 500 million tweets are published every day; 80% of users connect via their mobile phones and Twitter supports over 35 languages at the moment. With all these changes taking place since 2007, when Twitter […]

     
 
 

Twitter Plans to Release its New Video Feature in the Next Few Weeks [Report]

Twitter Plans to Release its New Video Feature in the Next Few Weeks [Report]

Facebook is the most popular social network in the world, followed by Twitter. And while it is quite hard for the micro-blogging platform to compete with Facebook, it’s always adding new features to gain new members and to please the current ones. One of the options that has been long overdue is the ability to upload and share videos with others. […]

     
 
 

Twitter Projects Direct Messages as Chat, a Messenger App Impending?

New email notification for DM

Twitter has changed the way it notifies users via email about the new Direct Message (DM) user has received. The subject of the email now reads “@User wants to chat with you on Twitter” instead of the usual “User (@user) has sent you a direct message on Twitter!”. I think it’s pretty obvious that Twitter is trying to project DMs […]

     
 
 

DailyApp: Twitter (Windows 8): a Swipe of Twitter on the Tiles!

DailyApp: Twitter (Windows 8): a Swipe of Twitter on the Tiles!

When it comes to apps, Windows 8 has been high on quantity, but relatively more grounded in terms of quality. And one of the apps whose absence seemed particularly glaring and galling in equal measure was the official representative of the microblogging site supreme – Twitter. So there was cheering aplenty when it was announced that an official app for […]

     
 
 

Who Will Continue Your Digital Legacy?

Who Will Continue Your Digital Legacy?

I have been sick this week, and because of my chicken heart, I thought I won’t be able to get through it. Being a student, I don’t have ample monetary sum to pass onto my family, but what I do have is a lot of online accounts, subscriptions, and a sumptuous amount of data on my several hard drives, as […]

     
 
 

Slices: Twitter Client that Organizes Sources and Simplifies Experience

Slices: Twitter Client that Organizes Sources and Simplifies Experience    

Twitter is, without a shred of doubt, one of the best ways to stay connected. No matter what your line of work is, you won’t find more updates on any other social service than on Twitter. Although the amount of useful information was always high on Twitter, any user can safely say that a lot of useless stuff is also […]

     
 
 

Daily App: Biologic – Social Networks as Human Cells (iOS)

Daily App: Biologic – Social Networks as Human Cells (iOS)

Whatever our social networks are, they are certainly not static. Nay, mention Facebook or Twitter, and the mental pictures they more often than not conjure up are not those of peaceful outlets of calm but rather cauldrons of activity, bubbling over merrily, full of life. A far cry, in fact, from the relatively peaceful Web pages that represent them. Well, […]