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Twitter is going to start keeping tabs on the apps you have installed on your device

Twitter is going to start keeping tabs on the apps you have installed on your device

Twitter is one of the largest social networking entities on the internet, and apparently the company wants to know which apps you’re using on your devices.

Twitter for iPhone rolls out sharing tweets through Direct Messages

Twitter for iPhone rolls out sharing tweets through Direct Messages

Earlier in November, Twitter teased a series of new features headed to both its mobile apps, as well as its desktop presence.

Twitter for iOS updated, includes interactive notifications for iOS 8 users and new profiles

Twitter for iOS updated, includes interactive notifications for iOS 8 users and new profiles

While many different apps were updated on Wednesday, September 18 to follow in sync with the public release of iOS 8, some companies waited, like Twitter. The company has officially updated their social networking app, though, to take advantage of some iOS 8 features, and put a bigger focus on profiles.

Twitter adds “Buy” button to iOS app for ecommerce purchases

Twitter adds “Buy” button to iOS app for ecommerce purchases

Twitter, the microblogging social network, is making its foray into ecommerce with a new Buy button in its mobile apps that lets users make purchases  with a few taps.

Vine for iOS updated with video import, new editing tools and more

Vine for iOS updated with video import, new editing tools and more

Vine, the 6-second video service owned by Twitter, today updated its iOS app with new features, including the most requested feature to let users import videos from their camera roll.

Twitter for iOS set to receive update to access entire DM history, make deleting messages easier

Twitter for iOS set to receive update to access entire DM history, make deleting messages easier

Twitter has confirmed through their Support channel that at least one update is coming down the pipe to alleviate some issues with direct messages.

Twitter now supports animated GIFs in the official iOS app

Twitter now supports animated GIFs in the official iOS app

While Amazon was busy announcing their first smartphone, with a bunch of 3D-trickery for good measure, Twitter was quietly announcing something a bit different. In the world of Twitter and image sharing, people have had to resort to using different services to upload animated GIFs to the social network, instead of being able to upload them directly to the service from first-party apps (or even the website). If you’re a fan of the animated story tellers, but hate using third-party apps to upload them, then you’ll be happy with Twitter’s official changes today.

Twitter for iOS now lets you embed tweets inside tweets

Twitter for iOS now lets you embed tweets inside tweets

If you’ve ever posted a link to a tweet on Twitter, you know that to see the link, you have to tap on it, which then opens a new screen with the linked tweet.

Tapbots releases mandatory update for Tweetbot ahead of next week’s Twitter API changes

Tapbots releases mandatory update for Tweetbot ahead of next week’s Twitter API changes

Tapbots, developers of Tweetbot – the popular Twitter client have just released a mandatory update for the app.

If you’re a Tweetbot user then you should install it as soon as possible as they plan to roll out a change that would make affect all versions of Tweetbot prior to  2.8.8 or 3.2.2.

How to mute user on Twitter for iOS

How to mute user on Twitter for iOS

Twitter recently rolled out the ability to mute accounts, letting you mute tweets from someone you follow. In this post, we tell you how to mute tweets and retweets from annoying users using the Twitter iOS app.