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Twitter to Stop Counting Mentions and More in Its 140-Character Limit

Twitter to Stop Counting Mentions and More in Its 140-Character Limit

As rumored, Twitter, today announced that in a bid to let its users express themselves more in 140 characters, the company is removing certain restrictions on this limit. In the coming months, Twitter will be simplifying some of the stuff that counts towards the 140-character limit.

Twitter Said to Stop Counting Photos and Links Towards 140-Character Limit

Twitter Said to Stop Counting Photos and Links Towards 140-Character Limit

The 140-character limit on Twitter has been a main talking point for quite some time, but it turns out the social network-turned-news app is about to make some changes.

Tweetbot’s Latest Update Makes it Easier to Live Tweet with ‘Topics’

Tweetbot’s Latest Update Makes it Easier to Live Tweet with ‘Topics’

Now that Twitter has reclassified itself into a News app, moving away from the social network crowd, Tweetbot –a popular third-party Twitter app– has made it even easier to live tweet.

Twitter’s iOS App Gets Recategorized as News in Effort to Boost App Store Visibility

Twitter’s iOS App Gets Recategorized as News in Effort to Boost App Store Visibility

Twitter has recategorized its official iOS app to boost visibility in the App Store. The app was previously under “Social Networking,” which obviously makes sense, where it ranked number 5. However, it’s now under “News,” where it ranks number 1.

Twitter’s Jack Dorsey says they aren’t lifting 140-character limit for tweets

Twitter’s Jack Dorsey says they aren’t lifting 140-character limit for tweets

Despite rumors to the contrary, it turns out that Twitter doesn’t have any plans to lift the 140-character limit from its tweets after all.

Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Twitter to support Apple in court battle with Department of Justice

Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Twitter to support Apple in court battle with Department of Justice

Following Apple’s official response to an issued court order trying to force the company to access an iPhone 5c, and a court date set in front of a congressional hearing, other companies are planning to further cement support for the Cupertino-based company.

Twitter now lets users record and share videos in direct messages

Twitter now lets users record and share videos in direct messages

Twitter is all about the sharing, as it announces yet another feature to do just that, this time with videos.

Twitter announces an easy way to search and share GIFs

Twitter announces an easy way to search and share GIFs

Twitter has been supporting GIFs on the social network for quite some time now, but now it’s making it even easier to find and share them.

Apple has fixed broken Twitter links in Safari in OS X El Capitan 10.11.4 beta 3

Apple has fixed broken Twitter links in Safari in OS X El Capitan 10.11.4 beta 3

Dating back to November, there’s been an issue with shortened Twitter links within Safari, but it looks like Apple has fixed the issue.

Twitter starts rolling out its controversial algorithmic timeline to users

Twitter starts rolling out its controversial algorithmic timeline to users

Despite garnering quite a bit of controversy after the initial report broke out, Twitter has started rolling out a new version of its timeline that shows tweets according to their quality and not just based on the time they were tweeted.