Only hours after the change sparked outcry from users
Now they can retweet and favorite your messages, whether you like it or not
Twitter’s end-of-the-year recap site highlights popular hashtags and topics by month along with a stream of popular tweets from the news, entertainment, sports and showcase categories.
You still can’t stuff 1,000 words into a tweet, but you can now send pictures back and forth via direct message when using Twitter’s iOS and Android apps.
The opt-in box is gone from accounts a month after it became commonly available
As Twitter’s multibillion-dollar IPO looms, we surveyed TIME staff to pick 140 essential tweets—and hashtags and @-replies and more—that helped Twitter become a global phenomenon.
Inline images are a useful improvement, but the new sharing buttons aren’t.
Study says posts are getting shorter
Plus, a bonus explanation of twerking.
Support for all Android tablets is coming later this year.
…and how all that data is being used to measure ratings.