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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.

Twitter officially rolling out Mute functionality to all users

Twitter officially rolling out Mute functionality to all users

Earlier this month, we told you that Twitter is rolling out mute functionality to certain users of the Twitter iOS app. Today, the social network is rolling out mute to all users on iPhone, Android and web.

Twitter may be adding new mute feature to its iOS app

Twitter may be adding new mute feature to its iOS app

Twitter apparently is preparing to update its iOS app with a new mute feature that allows users to block tweets and retweets from select people they follow. Mute is available in other Twitter clients like Tweetdeck, but it is not yet available in the official Twitter app.

Obama administration upset with alleged Samsung sponsored selfie

Obama administration upset with alleged Samsung sponsored selfie

The Obama administration is allegedly upset with a Samsung-sponsored selfie distributed by Red Sox baseball player David Ortiz. The photo was snapped last week when the World Series champion Boston Red Sox baseball team was invited to the White House.

Vine 2.0 for iOS brings private video messaging

Vine 2.0 for iOS brings private video messaging

Vine, Twitter’s video sharing service known for its six-second videos, has just been updated to version 2.0, with a bunch of new features, including the ability to send private Vines to your friends.