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|1881:|| Twitter Ditches "Favorites" And Introduces "Likes"|
Rolling out today on most platforms, is the new heart symbol which replaces the "favorite" star and now becomes a "like."
|Nov 3, 2015|
|1882:|| Twitter Discontinues Tweetdeck AIR, Android and for iPhone: Will Stop Functioning From Early May|
"...we are discontinuing support for our older apps: TweetDeck AIR, TweetDeck for Android and TweetDeck for iPhone."
|Mar 5, 2013|
|1883:|| Twitter Criticises Google For Google+ In SERPs, a "bad day for the Internet."|
Twitter General Counsel Alex Macgillivray, among other thought leaders who criticized Google's Google-centric approach, had already personally called today's launch a "bad day for the Internet."
|Jan 11, 2012|
|1884:|| Twitter Could Start Charging for Premium Services|
"Looking at the value commercial entities are getting out of Twitter could help us build a sustainable company,"
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Oct 27, 2008|
|1885:|| Twitter Considers Charging For Commercial Accounts|
"We can identify ways to make this experience even more valuable and charge for commercial accounts."
|Professional Webmaster Business Issues||Feb 10, 2009|
|1886:|| Twitter Considering Enhanced Version of TweetDeck for Professionals|
Twitter is mulling over the idea of an enhanced version of TweetDeck for professionals, which may include a monthly subscription.
|Mar 24, 2017|
|1887:|| Twitter Confirms Paid Accounts in the Works|
"Twitter co-founder Biz Stone says the San Francisco start-up is watching the outside initiatives closely as it prepares to launch its own fee-based services this year, but doesn't view them as competition. "We want to work with those companies that are already making an effort," he says." (-subscription required)
|Social Media Optimization||Mar 26, 2009|
|1888:|| Twitter Confirms It Has Acquired Summize|
"All five Summize engineers will move to San Francisco, CA and take jobs at Twitter, Inc."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||July 16, 2008|
|1889:|| Twitter Confirms "Mute" Feature Coming To Accounts|
According to Twitter, mute gives users more control over the tweets in your stream by allowing you to remove a user's content, without them knowing you've muted them.
|May 13, 2014|
|1890:|| Twitter Closes in On $100 Million New Funding||Community Building and User Generated Content||Sept 24, 2009|
|1891:|| Twitter Changes What Counts in 140 Characters, Making Longer Tweets Possible|
In the coming months, Twitter has said it'll cut down on the content that counts towards your 140 character limit.
|Sept 13, 2016|
|1892:|| Twitter Challenges Turkish Access Ban Through The Courts|
"...we filed petitions for lawsuits we have been working on together with our independent Turkish attorney over the last few days in various Turkish courts to challenge the access ban on Twitter..."
|Mar 26, 2014|
|1893:|| Twitter Can Now Withhold Content From Users In A Specific Country|
We haven't yet used this ability, but if and when we are required to withhold a Tweet in a specific country, we will attempt to let the user know, and we will clearly mark when the content has been withheld.
|Jan 27, 2012|
|1894:|| Twitter CEO, Dick Costolo: We Want A 'True Platform' And Consistent Experience|
"The future of Twitter is that we'll have a true platform...not just an API that allows developers to create an alternate Twitter experience, but an API that allows third parties to build on top of Twitter in a way that creates accretive value for the user, much how Amazon allowed third-party merchants to build into Amazon."
|Sept 21, 2012|
|1895:|| Twitter CEO Dick Costolo: 'No, I am not prepping Twitter for a sale.'|
"We've both done that selling a start-up thing to big companies like Google, and don't want to do it with Twitter..."
|Oct 6, 2010|
|1896:|| Twitter Buys Summize Search in 2008 and Lets the Domain Expire in 2010|
Twitter purchase the search engine summize.com in the middle of 2008. The domain name was let to expire in December 2010. It was picked up by a domainer apparently in Hong Kong.
|Jan 8, 2011|
|1897:|| Twitter Buys Location Tracker Start-Up Mixer Labs|
"The micro-blogging website Twitter is buying the location tracking start-up Mixer Labs for an undisclosed sum."
|Smartphone, Wireless, and Mobile Technologies||Dec 26, 2009|
|1898:|| Twitter Beta Tests 'Contributors' For Business||Community Building and User Generated Content||Dec 17, 2009|
|1899:|| Twitter Bans Third Party Ad Networks From Injecting Paid Tweets|
"aside from Promoted Tweets, we will not allow any third party to inject paid tweets into a timeline on any service that leverages the Twitter API."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||May 24, 2010|
|1900:|| Twitter Announces Trust and Safety Council To Tackle Trolls|
Twitter has formed a Trust and Safety Council aimed at enabling free speech.
|Feb 9, 2016|
|1901:|| Twitter Announces Audience Insights Tool For Advertisers|
Twitter just announced its Audience Insights tool.
|May 27, 2015|
|1902:|| Twitter Announces App Install Ads|
"Advertisers can now set up campaigns directly on ads.twitter.com to run across the Twitter Publisher Network, which is comprised of the thousands of apps and over 1 billion monthly devices the MoPub mobile advertising exchange reaches."
|Apr 17, 2014|
|1903:|| Twitter Aiming For 2 Billion Users|
You might think that statement was from Mark Zuckerberg, as Facebook approaches 1 billion active users on its social network and focuses on the next billion. But it was Satya Patel, Twitter's vice president of products, outlining the goal his company has set for itself.
|May 2, 2012|
|1904:|| Twitter Advertising Introduces Keyword Targeting In Timelines|
"Enter the keywords you want to target, choose whether you want to use phrase match or unordered keyword match, and specify your other targeting options such as geographic location, device and gender."
|Apr 17, 2013|
|1905:|| Twitter Adds Usability Improvements To Followers and Following Links||Community Building and User Generated Content||July 1, 2009|
|1906:|| Twitter Adds Follow Button For Websites|
More than 50 sites have added the Follow Button today, making it easy for you to discover the Twitter accounts of your favorite reporters, athletes, celebrities, and other personalities. Using the Follow Button is as simple as a single click. You can also see the profile and latest Tweets of the account you want to follow by clicking the username next to the Button.
|June 1, 2011|
|1907:|| Twitter Adds Find Friends From Facebook and LinkedIn|
"The app also lets you save your LinkedIn connections as a list, post your Tweets to LinkedIn, and add your Twitter account to your LinkedIn profile."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||June 24, 2010|
|1908:|| Twitter Adds Favourite, Retweet and Activity Tab|
You can now see when someone favorites or retweets one of your Tweets. You can also learn which Tweets are most interesting and inspiring to the people you follow.
|Aug 11, 2011|
|1909:|| Twitter Adds Advanced Filter Settings With Better Mute Controls|
Twitter has expanded the advanced filter settings to give users better control over mute settings.
|July 11, 2017|
|1910:|| Twitter Adds "Threads" Feature for Tweetstorms|
It's a far more elegant way of making multi-threaded messages.
|Dec 13, 2017|
|1911:|| Twitter Adds "Report as Spam" Button|
"Our spam fighting tools will continue to evolve as new behaviors emerge, and as always, we'll keep trust and safety at the top of our list."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Oct 14, 2009|
|1912:|| Twitter Acquires Tweetie For The iPhone|
"...we've entered into an agreement with Atebits (aka Loren Brichter) to acquire Tweetie, a leading iPhone Twitter client."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Apr 12, 2010|
|1913:|| Twitter Acquires Social Data Company, Gnip|
"...we have agreed to acquire Gnip, a leading provider of social data and a long-standing Twitter data partner."
|Apr 15, 2014|
|1914:|| Twitter Acquires SMS Company, Cloudhopper|
"a messaging infrastructure company that enables Twitter to connect directly to mobile carrier networks in countries all over the planet."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Apr 23, 2010|
|1915:|| Twitter Acquires Mobile Native Ads Company, Namo Media|
Twitter continues its efforts in advertising, now with acquiring Namo Media.
|June 5, 2014|
|1916:|| Twitter Acquires Mobile Ad Exchange, MoPub|
"MoPub's technology lets mobile application publishers manage their inventory and optimize multiple sources of advertising..."
|Sept 10, 2013|
|1917:|| Twitter Accounts Compromised and Those Hacked Are Sent Password Resets|
Thousands of Twitter users have received emails warning their account has been compromised by a third party.
|Nov 9, 2012|
|1918:|| Twitter Account Verification Submission Now Open to All|
If an account meets certain criterion, as detailed in the submission process, users can now apply to have a twitter account verified.
|July 20, 2016|
|1919:|| Twitter API V1.1 Launches, With API Clarification Over API Limits|
"The 100,000 user token limit applies only to the small set of clients replicating the core Twitter experience."
|Sept 6, 2012|
|1920:|| Twitter 24-Hour, Anonymous Polls To Roll Out Globally|
Twitter has said it's rolling out a new polling capability to everyone.
|Oct 21, 2015|