| 7:54 pm on May 13, 2009 (gmt 0)|
This is silly, the update is removing something I use all the time!
| 8:13 pm on May 13, 2009 (gmt 0)|
Folks, a gentle reminder to keep this on topic and talk about the change in features. I've deleted some off-topic posts. If you'd like to critique twitter as a service, please start another thread. Thanks.
| 8:19 pm on May 13, 2009 (gmt 0)|
Should still work on a 3rd party app, no?
| 8:51 pm on May 13, 2009 (gmt 0)|
It's probably got a lot to do with reducing the load on their servers which, I have to admit, is probably bigger than they expected in their wildest dreams.
| 9:34 pm on May 13, 2009 (gmt 0)|
|receiving one-sided fragments via replies sent to folks you don't follow in your timeline is undesirable |
where did they get that? they're putting a roadblock on their primary networking feature.
| 11:50 am on May 14, 2009 (gmt 0)|
Why don't they just give the end-user the choice, with the default switched to "off"?
| 2:06 pm on May 14, 2009 (gmt 0)|
From later posts, it looks like this was only half the story - the other half was some kind of coding issue. I gather they've partway turned it back on, and are promising something even better for the future (of course we've all seen how that can go)