Start a conversation with people who interest you, including celebrities like Katy Perry, Patrick Stewart and astronaut, Chris Hadfield. Periscopes can now be played additionally with support for 360 Periscopes. Easily find featured live events at the top of your home timeline. We've also included notifications for when events go live. Fast, beautiful UI (especially the gorgeous black theme) and almost feature complete. “People who had more room to Tweet received more engagement (Likes, Retweets, @mentions), got more followers, and spent more time on Twitter,” the company wrote in a blog post.
The test is over — 280-character tweets are here for good.Twitter is a free app that lets you connect with people, express yourself, and discover more about the things you love. See what your favorite celebs, athletes and public figures are chatting about. Catch a glimpse behind-the-scenes at the Oscars, concerts, sporting events, and more. Twitter said today that it has started testing 280-character tweets, doubling the previous character limit, in an effort to help users be more expressive.“Our research shows us that the character limit is a major cause of frustration for people tweeting in English,” the company said in a blog post.