While TweetDeck was scrambling to restore service, hackers were doing their best imitation of a 10-year old boy, sending absurd messages. The hack affected many users, including the New York Times.
After hackers discovered a security flaw in TweetDeck, Twitter was forced to shut down the service's apps for a short time. The bug has since been patched and TweetDeck users are back in business.
More than a quarter of Twitter's registered user base may not use the service daily, but that still leaves 750 million. Check out our picks for the best Twitter clients for PC and Mac, so you can manage multiple accounts, view inline images, and the like.
Twitter recently introduced Custom Timeline, a new feature that lets Tweetdeck users curate tweets -- and immediately the Storify comparisons began. But how do the two curation and collecting tools actually stack up?
Twitter is slowly rolling out a new feature that allows users to create hand-picked, customized timelines. The tool will be used to complement live events and viral conversations, and it will be brought to users via TweetDeck.
Lots of the best options for accessing Twitter that aren't Twitter itself are disappearing. The new Twitter API is a major part of it and has created a crossroad for the platform as it straddles the line between being more open and being more profitable.
If you were an avid user of Tweetdeck, you should know that soon it will stop working. Start looking for your next Twitter app and consider these examples to help you fill that Twitter hole in your social networking.
If you're an avid user of TweetDeck for iPhone or Android, then the news isn't good. The Twitter-owned company said on Monday it'll soon be ending support for the mobile apps, concentrating instead on improving its web apps.
TweetDeck, the Twitter acquired third-party client, has for a second time failed to file its accounts with the U.K. Commons House and risks being dissolved.
Heads up, marketers: The way Facebook handles third-party apps has changed, but it may be for the better. Stories published on official pages will no longer have the currently subtle attribution linking out to apps like Hootsuite and Seesmic. It’s a small…
While Twitter management wants to emphasize content more, Twitter users may get suckered into clicking on more advertising links.
New updates to Tweetbot for Mac further solidify its place as the best Twitter client around.
Even in its alpha version, Tweetbot for Mac is already one of the best ways to use Twitter.
Twitter has taken TweetDeck offline after a user discovered he had access to hundreds of Twitter accounts when using the client in the usual way (ie. he didn't hack it). TweetDeck said it is looking into the issue.