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Twitter stickers adding a bit more fun to your social side

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Twitter is one of the biggest, brightest and most interactive social networks on the planet and they seem to be gently encroaching on the turf of another. The incoming update allows users to...

Twitter confirms changes to media attachments no longer affecting 140 character limit

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As rumoured, Twitter has announced some major changes to the way they will count characters overnight. The changes are part of what the company is calling a way to make 'Faster, Easier & More...

Twitter may soon stop counting links and images against the 140 character limit

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According to reports coming out of the US, Twitter may be making a move to become more visual, with a plan to remove URLs and image links from its 140 character limit; this would...

Twitter launches its Fabric mobile development toolkit for Android and iOS

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Twitter has announced the mobile app for their Fabric mobile development toolkit is now available in both Google Play and the App Store for iOS. While Fabric has been available since 2014, the app has...

Twitter Australia brings first branded Twitter emoji that waves rainbow flag for LGBTI diversity...

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Twitter has announced in celebration of the 10th anniversary of ANZ Banks' (@ANZ_AU) sponsorship of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras (@sydneymardigras), Twitter is partnering with the bank to launch Australia’s first branded...

Twitter allows users to capture and share videos in direct messages

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Twitter is adding a new feature for users of its mobile app today, which allows users to capture and share videos using direct messages. While users could previously capture and share images via direct...

No, Twitter isn’t switching to a curated timeline, says CEO

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The internet has been abuzz the last couple of days with rumours that Twitter might be adopting a Facebook-style curated timeline instead of the default, reverse chronological timeline that its users have come to...

Android Wear now has a Twitter account

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Android Wear has its own Twitter account, a fact that escaped us as it slipped quietly under the radar in late December. Android Wear can now be found on its Twitter account, only a couple of months...

Facebook finally launches Instant Articles for Android users

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Facebooks Instant Articles was announced as a way of attempting to speed up webpages on mobile in order to keep users reading and sharing, all without leaving the confines of the social network. Launched...

Twitter for Android now utilising Chrome Custom Tabs when opening links clicked on by...

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Google announced Chrome Custom Tabs back at I/O earlier this year and since then we have seen the feature rolled out in Chrome Mobile version 45 in September, now it seems that Twitter users...

Periscope update brings landscape broadcasting and more

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Twitter's live video broadcast app Periscope has received some neat new features according to the Periscope blog. The headline feature for the update is the inclusion of landscape mode, probably the most-requested feature since the...

Periscope for Android updates with option to update profile and login with phone number

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Twitter's social video streaming app Periscope has received an update, adding a few new features and functions to the relatively new app. A long with the usual bug fixes and improvements, Periscope will now let...

Twitter announces auto-play video for vines, videos and animated GIFs

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Twitter has been showing videos, animated GIFs and Vine videos inline for a while now, but according to Twitter, the static images aren't a fantastic experience when trying to view real-time events, with several...

Twitter to remove 140 character limit for direct messages, starting July

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Twitter have made some pretty significant announcements today, including the departure of their CEO Dick Costolo. However, that doesn't impact too much upon the enjoyment of Twitter on Android. The removal of the 140...

Periscope arrives on Android; let the live streaming wars commence

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Although it doesn't seem quite ready for download yet, multiple US sites are reporting that Periscope - the Twitter-owned live streaming app that launched against Meerkat earlier this year on iOS devices - is...

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