Only yesterday Twitter hinted that a new and friendlier user interface is on its way, and today, Twitter has confirmed the news is true. The social networking service has rolled out the new web interface in US today, providing a new experience to its users.
The official blog post of Twitter reads –
Starting today, when you go to the twitter.com homepage, you’ll find interesting topics to explore like Politics, Pop Artists and even Cute Animals. Click on the topic and you’ll see a timeline of Tweets from some of the most popular accounts in that topic. It’s rich [...]
Remember Twitter #Music? This is still in operation and the app is currently available on iOS. When Twitter launched the music service back in April, the company also stated that it’ll arrive on Android “soon.” However, the end might be near.
According to a report by AllThingsD, Twitter is “strongly considering killing off its Twitter #Music mobile application.” The reason for the potential shutdown is due to the “abysmal” numbers in downloads and user engagement. Twitter is reportedly in the middle of revamping its music department and there’s no timing of when app will be axed.
Twitter officially announced that Twitter #music will be going live today. So far Twitter users will be able to access the new music discovery app via the web (music.twitter.com) or through an iPhone app. It was built by the team behind We Are Hunted, which Twitter acquired last year.
Unfortunately it appears that Android users are going to be left out – at first.
What is Twitter #music? Twitter notes that it’ll “change the way people find music” and is all based on activity through the people and bands you follow. The app is categorized into 4 [...]
By now, you may have heard that Twitter is launching it’s own music service tomorrow dubbed Twitter Music. Although some is known about the service, there is still a lot that is unknown. Fortunately for audiophiles, there has been some more information leaked about the new service.
As TheNextWeb reports, the latest information comes from the site’s code: designer Youssef Sarhan has discovered the service will have both a Web interface and a separate app, will offer streaming, as well as integrate with Spotify, Rdio, iTunes, Soundcloud, Vevo and YouTube.
Youssef followed the trail of source code that eventually led to [...]