retweetWhere 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:

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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.

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thanks Stuart!)