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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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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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Update: There’s now more info on Twitter’s status blog

“We’re working on a few problems related to the ongoing rollout. These should be resolved quickly and it will be back on for those who had the Retweet feature previously. And we’ll then continue the incremental rollout of this feature to everyone.”

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thanks Stuart!)