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Twitter clamps down on Meerkat’s access to your friends

Twitter clamps down on Meerkat’s access to your friends

The new Meerkat app that allows users to stream live video to their Twitter followers is having one of its most useful features revoked by the social network, meaning new users will no longer be connected with their existing Twitter contacts automatically when they sign in.

Meerkat for iOS broadcasts live video to your Twitter stream

Meerkat for iOS broadcasts live video to your Twitter stream

You can already upload video files to Twitter, but if you want to share a special moment in real-time, then a new iOS app called Meerkat can help. The free download broadcasts live video to your Twitter followers, so they can share your experiences as they happen.

Twitter blames iOS 8 for loss of 4 million active users

Twitter blames iOS 8 for loss of 4 million active users

Twitter posted its fourth quarter results for 2014 earlier today. The company reported it had 288 million monthly users at the end of Q4, a jump of 20 percent from the same quarter last year.

You can now send group DMs and upload 30 second videos on Twitter

You can now send group DMs and upload 30 second videos on Twitter

Twitter has started rolling two of the most often requested features from its users: group DMs and the ability to upload videos to its mobile apps.

Twitter launches ‘While you were away’ to the Home timeline

Twitter launches ‘While you were away’ to the Home timeline

Twitter is no stranger to launching new features within is iOS app first, before bringing it to other apps, and that’s no different with a new feature it’s unveiling today.

Twitter is adding better anti-harassment tools to make it easier to report abuse

Twitter is adding better anti-harassment tools to make it easier to report abuse

On Tuesday, December 2, Twitter officially announced some new anti-harassment tools that it will soon be rolling out to all of its users.

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.