The app might as well be abandoned — Twitter has neglected to add support for a number of its new features over the last few years including:
- Twitter video
- GIF support
- Twitter cards
- Twitter music streaming
- Improved quote tweets
- Group direct messages
- Quality mention filters
- Blocking improvements
Why would the company push out an update today to add its latest feature, but not even add one of its other major features in the last year?
My guess is that Twitter simply gave up on the client when its dedicated developer left last year and adding long direct messages was a simple tweak: remove the character limit.
I had a glimmer of hope today when I saw the update, but was disappointed to see that the company put in the bare-minimum amount of effort. Can we just declare it abandoned now?
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