retweet 299x202 Twitter pulls new retweet feature until bugs are fixed.Where have retweets disappeared to you ask?

Well we were wondering the same thing, but after a little digging, we’ve got an answer.

After phase 2 of the release yesterday, it seems Twitter has pulled the plug on the feature temporarily.

According to Twitter’s developer IRC channel:

Picture 31 Twitter pulls new retweet feature until bugs are fixed.

There’s more info on Twitter’s status blog

“we’ve been contending with an elevated number of errors since late last night. we’ve ruled out a number of causes of this problem but are still working to reduce the number of errors on the site.”

We’ve contacted Twitter for further comment and are awaiting a response.

Stay tuned for further updates.

Picture 14 Twitter pulls new retweet feature until bugs are fixed.

thanks Stuart!)