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Twitter Launches Live Test of Topics in Spaces to Improve Discovery

After previewing the option in development last month, Twitter has now launched a live test of topic tags in Spaces, which will better enable the platform to highlight relevant Spaces chats to interested users as they happen, potentially broadening the reach of your audio broadcasts. As you can see here, the new Spaces topic tags…

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Twitter Updates Video Playback to Ensure a Higher Quality Viewing Experience

An article from Here’s a quick, but important update – Twitter has announced that it’s improved its video display process to ensure higher performance in playback. Some good news: we’ve made updates to improve video quality.Starting today, videos you upload to Twitter will appear less pixelated for a better watching experience. pic.twitter.com/lJPI14PVRV— Twitter Support (@TwitterSupport)…

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Twitter Opens Up Tipping to All Users, Part of its Continued Push to Facilitate Creator Monetization

After launching an initial test of the option with selected users back in May, Twitter is now taking the next step with its creator monetization push, by making on-profile tipping available to all users. As explained by Twitter: “Whether you want to tip your favorite account because you adore their commentary, send some love to…

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Twitter reacts to Jon Jones arrest; Colby Covington rips ‘Scumbag Hall of Famer’

There was a mix of questions, concerns and criticisms from the MMA community in the aftermath of Jon Jones’ post-UFC Hall of Fame arrest.

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Twitter will allow people to tip their favorite content creators with bitcoin

Twitter will now allow people to tip their favorite content creators with bitcoin and will also launch a fund to pay some users who host audio chat rooms on its Spaces feature, the company said on Thursday. The company also said it will test new ways to help users have a safer experience on Twitter,…

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Twitter Launches New #ExtremeWeather Mini-Site to Help Maximize Climate Change Messaging

As we look to the post-pandemic future, discussion around climate change is rising once again, with the IPCC recently warning that the impact of human-caused climate disruption is already irreversible, and that average temperatures will rise by more than 1.5 degrees over the next two decades, if we don’t work collaboratively to address it. The…

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Twitter Shares New Preview of Coming Spaces Recording Option

It’s been in testing for a while, and today, Twitter has provided a new look at its in-development Spaces recording feature, which would add a new level of functionality to its audio social tool. As you can see here, Twitter’s developing a new, simple ‘Record Space’ toggle, which would enable Spaces hosts to then download…

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Twitter enables tipping with Bitcoin, plans to let users authenticate NFTs

Twitter is turning on the ability to ask for tips in Bitcoin through its app, making it the first major social network to encourage use of the cryptocurrency as a method of payment. The company also plans to let users connect their crypto wallets and authenticate the ownership of NFTs they tweet with a special…

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Twitter is working to stop tweets from disappearing as you read them

Twitter plans to address a longstanding complaint people have had with its mobile app. If you use the software frequently, you may have noticed tweets will sometimes disappear from view just as you’re partway through reading one. You see this happen when your timeline refreshes and it happens most often when there are a lot…

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Twitter Expands Access to Professional Profiles and Ticketed Spaces

Twitter’s looking to keep its foot on the development accelerator, with the expansion of two new projects that will provide more opportunities for brands and creators in the app. First off, Twitter is now inviting more businesses to apply for its Professional Profiles test, which enables brands to showcase more business information in a dedicated,…