Twitter For iOS, Android, Web, Mobile, Mac Updated, Brings Major Improvements

Posted on Jul 8 2013 - 11:57pm by Editorial Staff

Twitter today announced that it has updated its Mac, iOS, Android, mobile apps with bringing in major improvements on board. The first among them to receive the updates were the iOS and Mac apps. The company says doing an update means it is pushing “a coordinated update for seven different apps: Android, iPhone, iPad, Mac, twitter.com, mobile.twitter.com and TweetDeck.” You can download the latest version via Apple’s App Store and Mac App Store.

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Here is the full Twitter 5.8 for iOS changelog is as follows:

  • When you read a Direct message it will be marked as read in all of your official Twitter apps, including twitter.com, mobile.twitter.com, Twitter for Mac, Twitter for Android and TweetDeck. When you read a message on another official Twitter app, it will be marked as read on iPhone and iPad.
  • It’s easier to join conversations with a new reply composer in the Tweet details view on iPhone.
  • Find new accounts to follow by tapping the new people button in the navigation bar.
  • Richer search results indicate when there are new Tweets for your query and show account results with bios and social context.
  • Report unwanted Tweets via the “More” button.

Here is the full Twitter 2.30 for Mac changelog is as follows:

  • Now you can see when your Tweets have been retweeted or favorited, when you have a new follower, and when you’ve been added to a list in your @Connect timeline. You can also update your notification settings to see interactions in real time.
  • When you read a Direct message on Twitter for Mac it will be marked as read in all of your official Twitter apps, including Twitter for iPhone, Twitter for iPad, Twitter for Android, twitter.com, mobile.twitter.com and TweetDeck. When you read a message on another official Twitter app, it will be marked as read on your Mac.
  • Support for 6 new languages: Danish, Swedish, Finnish, Norwegian, Thai and Filipino.
  • Real names and @usernames appear together in all parts of the app.
  • Fixed character counting bug in the Tweet composer.
  • Fix for unfavoriting Tweets.
  • Fix for Growl notifications.
  • Other nifty fixes and improvements.

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