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This article was published on November 12, 2009


Twitter pulls new retweet feature until bugs are fixed.

Twitter pulls new retweet feature until bugs are fixed.
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Former CEO of The Next Web. A fan of startups, entrepreneurship, getting things done faster, penning the occasional blog post, taking photos Former CEO of The Next Web. A fan of startups, entrepreneurship, getting things done faster, penning the occasional blog post, taking photos, designing, listening to good music and making lurrrve.

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!)