Tag: Twitter
  • Twitter is rolling out this change to the feature people “didn’t like”.

    Twitter is rolling out this change to the feature people “didn’t like”.

    Twitter started displaying the total number of views for each tweet last year, just like YouTube videos. However, the modification was not well received and was harshly criticized by both users and ex-employee. Elon Musk, the company’s CEO, subsequently queried Twitter users on where the “view counter” should go. Change in Twitter view count location The view count feature will now be located on the right side instead of the extreme left, according to a […]

  • Twitter has new rules for users to get a blue tick verified account.

    Twitter has new rules for users to get a blue tick verified account.

    After a one-month-long wait, Twitter Blue is back with a new set of requirements that must be met to earn the blue tick. You can sign up for Blue, but you won’t see the blue tick until Twitter verifies that your account satisfies all the conditions. According to Twitter’s verification criterion, users who subscribe to […]

  • How to create and join Twitter Lists on Android, iPhone and web: Quick guide.

    How to create and join Twitter Lists on Android, iPhone and web: Quick guide.

    The Lists feature on Twitter enables users to personalize, arrange, and prioritize the tweets they see in their timelines. On Twitter, users can join Lists that other users have already formed or create their own Lists of other accounts based on a particular group, subject, or interest. Only tweets from the accounts on that list […]

  • The Price of Twitter Blue on an iPhone is Higher Than Any Browser.

    The Price of Twitter Blue on an iPhone is Higher Than Any Browser.

    According to reports, Twitter will charge $7 per month for its Twitter Blue subscription, but to cover costs, the firm will charge consumers extra through the App Store. The contentious verification mechanism of the on-again, off-again Twitter Blue subscription will likely resume on Friday. According to The Information, some Twitter employees have reportedly been informed […]

  • Twitter Blue to roll out on December 12: Pricing, features and much more.

    Twitter Blue to roll out on December 12: Pricing, features and much more.

    After issues, holdups, and postponements, Twitter is prepared to launch the Twitter Blue service. Since taking over Twitter on October 28, Elon Musk’s “pet” project has been the subscription service. Twitter has confirmed the launch of Twitter Blue in a series of tweets, and here’s all you need to know. When is Twitter Blue launching? […]

  • Twitter new user signups at an ‘all-time high,’ claims Elon Musk.

    Twitter new user signups at an ‘all-time high,’ claims Elon Musk.

    One month after completing his takeover of Twitter, Elon Musk says new user registrations have reached levels at an “all-time high.” On Saturday night he shared A slide deck that outlines the present situation on Twitter and his vision of the platform. On November 16, Twitter added more than 2 million new users every day […]

  • Musk says Twitter’s new multicoloured verification will launch next week.

    Musk says Twitter’s new multicoloured verification will launch next week.

    After making a mess of the initial launch of Twitter’s “power to the people” verification system, Elon Musk said that Twitter would introduce a brand new multi-colored verification system in the coming week. Twitter’s owner stated that under the new plan, businesses would receive a gold checkmark, and government officials would be given gray checkmarks […]

  • Musk hires engineers for “Twitter 2.0” after mass layoffs and resignations.

    Musk hires engineers for “Twitter 2.0” after mass layoffs and resignations.

    Elon Musk told remaining Twitter employees he expects to hire new engineers after gutting the company’s workforce, The Verge reported on Monday. According to the people who attended and a portion of a partial tape obtained by The Verge, Musk stated that the firm is done with layoffs and now aggressively hiring for positions in […]

  • Tumblr to add support for ActivityPub, the social protocol powering apps.

    Tumblr to add support for ActivityPub, the social protocol powering apps.

    Tumblr will soon add support for ActivityPub, an open, decentralized social networking protocol currently running social networks such as Twitter’s alternative Mastodon and the Pixelfed-like Instagram video-streaming service PeerTube and more. The announcement was made in response to a Twitter user’s complaint regarding Mastodon’s complicated interface. Automattic Chief Executive Matt Mullenwegthe company that bought Tumblr […]

  • New Twitter accounts will have to wait 90 days before applying for Blue Tick Subscription.

    New Twitter accounts will have to wait 90 days before applying for Blue Tick Subscription.

    Twitter has issued a policy change stating that new Twitter accounts must wait for 90 days to be allowed to sign up for the new Twitter Blue plan. This will likely prevent spammers and impersonations from verified accounts. “Newly created Twitter accounts won’t be able to request for Twitter Blue for 90-days. However, the company […]

  • Twitter is rolling out a feature to divide long text into a thread automatically.

    Twitter is rolling out a feature to divide long text into a thread automatically.

    Twitter makes it difficult to create a long thread. You need to break down the entire text into smaller chunks of 280 characters. The company is working on automating converting long-form text to a thread. A tweet by Jane Manchun Wong states that twitter’s composer will automatically split the text into threads if it exceeds […]

  • Elon Musk ends Trump’s Twitter ban After Polls Favored.

    Elon Musk ends Trump’s Twitter ban After Polls Favored.

    After a permanent ban on January 2021, the Twitter account of former President Donald Trump has been reinstated. Elon Musk, a new Twitter owner, posted a poll on Friday asking whether Trump should be allowed to return to the platform. A little over 15 million people voted with 51.8% in favor of Trump’s reinstatement on […]

  • Elon Musk’s Twitter Blue with verification is now available: Price, features and much more.

    Elon Musk’s Twitter Blue with verification is now available: Price, features and much more.

    The brand new Twitter Blue, which now costs $7.99 per month, and earns you a blue-verified check mark, is now available on its app for iPhones and iPads. Twitter’s owner Elon Musk started hyping up the new Blue within a few days of having taken over Twitter at the close of October with promises of […]

  • Amazon layoffs will reportedly ax 10,000 people this week.

    Amazon layoffs will reportedly ax 10,000 people this week.

    Amazon could lay off up to 10,000 employees this week. The move will come in the wake of widespread layoffs on Twitter and Meta; Last week, the company announced that it would lay off 11,000 employees, according to a new report from The New York Times. Amazon’s cuts will likely focus on the company’s devices […]

  • Musk’s SpaceX Buys Ads on Twitter.

    Musk’s SpaceX Buys Ads on Twitter.

    SpaceX, Elon Musk’s rocket agency, has offered a bevy of classified ads on Twitter, Elon Musk’s social media platform. The advert marketing campaign buys, first stated through CNBC, comes amid different advertisers fleeing Twitter all through the billionaire’s thus-a-ways chaotic stint because of Twitter’s owner. Starting simply days after Musk’s takeover, predominant manufacturers like General […]