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Description

From breaking news and entertainment to sports, politics, and everyday interests, when it happens in the world, it happens on Twitter first. See all sides of the story. Join the conversation. Watch live streaming events. Twitter is what’s happening in the world and what people are talking about right now.


More highlights:

- Watch premium and exclusive live streams directly from your mobile device. No account required.
- Go Live with a tap or sit back and watch events unfold from around the world.

Timeline
- Discover what your favorite sports, news, politics, and entertainment thought leaders are talking about
- Experience dynamic media — like photos, videos, and GIFs
- Retweet, share, like, or reply to Tweets in your timeline
- Write a Tweet to let the world know what’s happening with you

Explore
- See what topics and hashtags are trending now
- Discover Moments, curated stories showcasing the very best of today’s biggest events
- Get caught up on news headlines and videos
- Relive the latest sports highlights
- Be in the know about pop culture and entertainment
- See what fun stories are going viral

Notifications
- Find out who started following you
- Discover which of your Tweets were liked or Retweeted
- Respond to replies or be alerted to Tweets you were mentioned in

Messages
- Chat privately with friends and followers
- Share Tweets and other media
- Create a group conversation with anyone who follows you

Profile
- Customize your profile with a photo, description, location, and background photo
- Look back at your Tweets, Retweets, replies, media, and likes

Connect
- Get suggestions on influential people to follow
- Sync your contacts to find friends currently on Twitter or invite more

 Free in iOS App Store

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Oct 09, 2009 (about 9 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 10 days, on average.

Oct 06
2018
(Current)
Version 7.33.1

We're releasing some exciting new changes including the option under your ‘Data usage’ settings to use less data while you browse, a simpler way to manage who’s in your group messages, improvements to how people interact with polls using VoiceOver, and better labels for certain types of ads.

Oct 02
2018
Version 7.33

We're releasing some exciting new changes including the option under your ‘Data usage’ settings to use less data while you browse, a simpler way to manage who’s in your group messages, improvements to how people interact with polls using VoiceOver, and better labels for certain types of ads.

Sep 20
2018
Version 7.32.1

In this release, we have made an improvement for people who use VoiceOver; we will now announce "New Items" for non-numeric tab badges.
We also are supporting Siri Shortcuts and push notification groupings for people with iOS 12.

Sep 17
2018
Version 7.32

In this release, we have made an improvement for people who use VoiceOver; we will now announce "New Items" for non-numeric tab badges.

We also are supporting Siri Shortcuts and push notification groupings for people with iOS 12.

Sep 11
2018
Version 7.31.2

Just a few small changes in this release:
• Improved how relevant events and broadcasts appear on top of your timeline
• Added support for audio-only live broadcasts - so viewers can hear (but not see) you
• Fixed minor bugs around how Tweets render in different parts of the app
• Fixed a bug affecting closed captions on event pages

Sep 06
2018
Version 7.31.1

Just a few small changes in this release:
• Improved how relevant events and broadcasts appear on top of your timeline
• Added support for audio-only live broadcasts - so viewers can hear (but not see) you
• Fixed minor bugs around how Tweets render in different parts of the app
• Fixed a bug affecting closed captions on event pages

Aug 21
2018
Version 7.30

We are streamlining our app development for all clients. As a result, devices on iOS 9 or older will no longer receive updates from Twitter. To get the latest feature updates, performance improvements and bug fixes, please update to iOS 10+.

Other updates include:
• Accessibility improvements including rotor support for links within Tweets, an improved VoiceOver experience for iOS11 users, and improved Braille support
• Improvements to the Tweet composer, Home timeline, and Direct Messages

Aug 09
2018
Version 7.29.1

We are streamlining our app development for all clients.
As a result, this is our last update for iOS 9.

Make sure you get the latest feature updates, performance improvements and bug fixes and update to iOS 10+, or just keep your Updates turned on.

Jul 24
2018
Version 7.28.2

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Jul 17
2018
Version 7.28

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Jul 03
2018
Version 7.27

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Jun 28
2018
Version 7.26.1

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Jun 21
2018
Version 7.26

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Jun 05
2018
Version 7.25

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

May 22
2018
Version 7.24

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

May 16
2018
Version 7.23.3

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

May 11
2018
Version 7.23.2

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Apr 28
2018
Version 7.22.3

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Apr 17
2018
Version 7.21.2

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Apr 12
2018
Version 7.21.1

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Apr 03
2018
Version 7.20.2

We've added a new way to share live video. Now you can select the exact part of the live video you wish to share. Simply tap on the share icon, move forwards and backwards to find the exact part of the live video you want to share, and tap ‘share.’ The video will start to play at the exact part you selected!

Mar 30
2018
Version 7.20.1

We've added a new way to share live video. Now you can select the exact part of the live video you wish to share. Simply tap on the share icon, move forwards and backwards to find the exact part of the live video you want to share, and tap ‘share.’ The video will start to play at the exact part you selected!

Mar 28
2018
Version 7.20

We've added a new way to share live video. Now you can select the exact part of the live video you wish to share. Simply tap on the share icon, move forwards and backwards to find the exact part of the live video you want to share, and tap ‘share.’ The video will start to play at the exact part you selected!

Mar 14
2018
Version 7.19

Introducing the new 'share' icon - a quick and easy way to save and share Tweets you love, on and off Twitter.

- Bookmark Tweets you want to save and read later.
- Direct Message Tweets to others.
- Share Tweets via email or text message.

Also, don't forget to keep your OS up to date – it's the best way to keep your Twitter app running smoothly!

Feb 27
2018
Version 7.18

Introducing the new 'share' icon - a quick and easy way to save and share Tweets you love, on and off Twitter.

- Bookmark Tweets you want to save and read later.
- Direct Message Tweets to others.
- Share Tweets via email or text message.

Also, don't forget to keep your OS up to date – it's the best way to keep your Twitter app running smoothly!

Feb 15
2018
Version 7.17.1

7.17.1:
We fixed a crash that affects users of right-to-left languages such as Arabic and Hebrew.

7.17:
Do you use a keyboard with your iPad or iPhone? With our newly expanded set of keyboard shortcuts, you can now navigate through Twitter, faster. Simply press and hold the command key to see whats available.

Feb 14
2018
Version 7.17

Do you use a keyboard with your iPad or iPhone? With our newly expanded set of keyboard shortcuts, you can now navigate through Twitter, faster. Simply press and hold the command key to see whats available.

Jan 17
2018
Version 7.15

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Dec 16
2017
Version 7.14

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Dec 08
2017
Version 7.13.1

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Nov 28
2017
Version 7.12.1

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Nov 17
2017
Version 7.12

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Nov 14
2017
Version 7.11.1

For our VoiceOver users, you can now compose longer Tweets.

Nov 06
2017
Version 7.11

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Oct 23
2017
Version 7.10

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Oct 11
2017
Version 7.9

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Sep 26
2017
Version 7.8

Having trouble uploading photos in high resolution? This update will fix the issue.

Sep 20
2017
Version 7.7.2

- iOS 11 Smart Invert Colors: Media will no longer be inverted when this accessibility setting is enabled.
- See more of what you are sharing to Twitter, with an expandable compose area and larger preview images when sharing photos.
- For our iPad users: use iOS 11's new functionality to drag Tweets, Gifs, Photos and more, into Twitter to Tweet and share!

Sep 12
2017
Version 7.7

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Aug 30
2017
Version 7.6

For our iPad users: a new side navigation menu allows you to easily access your profile, accounts, settings, and privacy all in one place.

Aug 16
2017
Version 7.5.1

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Aug 12
2017
Version 7.4.1

If your language reads right to left you'll be reading even better with this update!

Aug 02
2017
Version 7.4

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Jul 23
2017
Version 7.3.2

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Jul 17
2017
Version 7.3

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Jul 07
2017
Version 7.2.2

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Jun 23
2017
Version 7.1

Introducing a new look that makes Twitter simpler.

New side navigation menu allows you to quickly access your profile, accounts, settings, and privacy all in one place.

Bolder headlines and rounded designs help you to identify and focus on what matters.

Links to articles and websites now open in Safari’s in-app viewer, which makes it easier to access accounts you’ve signed into and allows access to Reader mode.

New, intuitive icons make it easier to follow along and engage with Tweets.

Tweets now update instantly with reply, Retweet, and like counts so that you can easily see conversations as they’re happening.

Accessibility settings are now in a more prominent location. New settings are also available, such as increased color contrast and opening links in Reader View, to improve legibility and readability on some websites.

You can now add filters and stickers on your profile pic to better express yourself.

Jun 15
2017
Version 7.0

Introducing a new look that makes Twitter feel easier to use.

New side navigation menu allows you to quickly access your profile, accounts, settings, and privacy all in one place.

Bolder headlines and rounded designs help you to identify and focus on what matters.

Links to articles and websites now open in Safari’s in-app viewer, which makes it easier to access accounts you’ve signed into and allows access to Reader mode.

New, intuitive icons make it easier to follow along and engage with Tweets.

Tweets now update instantly with reply, Retweet, and like counts so that you can easily see conversations as they’re happening.

Accessibility settings are now in a more prominent location. New settings are also available, such as increased color contrast and opening links in Reader View, to improve legibility and readability on some websites.

You can now add filters and stickers on your profile pic to better express yourself.

Jun 05
2017
Version 6.80

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

May 25
2017
Version 6.79.1

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

May 24
2017
Version 6.79

Little fixes you might not notice unless you look really, really closely.

May 09
2017
Version 6.78

Not too much has changed. But enough to warrant an update. Happy Tweeting!

May 02
2017
Version 6.77

This update includes some small but significant improvements.

Apr 12
2017
Version 6.76

Tweaks, modifications, updates, and more.

Apr 04
2017
Version 6.75.2

6.75.2:
- A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

6.75:
- You can now watch Periscope videos directly from a Moment.
- We're changing replies so that you have all 140 characters to express yourself. When you reply to a Tweet, @usernames will not automatically be added to the beginning of the reply, giving you all 140 characters to use in your response. You can see the full list of participant usernames in the conversation by clicking or tapping the prompt above the Tweet.

Mar 29
2017
Version 6.75

6.75: In-capsule Periscope support for Moments.

6.74.2: Notification Filters provide an extra level of control to people, by allowing them to filter the types of accounts they see in their notifications timeline.

Mar 24
2017
Version 6.74.2

Notification Filters provide an extra level of control to people, by allowing them to filter the types of accounts they see in their notifications timeline.

Mar 09
2017
Version 6.73.2

Version 6.73.2 - For some users, the app crashed on launch. That wasn't good, so we fixed it.

Version 6.73.1 - We added a storage setting where you can see how much storage space caches use, with an option to clear them.

Mar 08
2017
Version 6.73.1

We added a storage setting where you can see how much storage space caches use, with an option to clear them.

Feb 04
2017
Version 6.71.1

We fixed a bug that will solve the Direct Message problem and a launch issue on the Apple watch.

Jan 31
2017
Version 6.71

Introducing the "Explore" tab - a single destination to discover content. Outside of your timeline, trends show you what topics are being discussed right now, Moments capture the most popular stories so you can catch up, and search helps you find anything and everything.

There are many ways to see what’s happening on Twitter.

Jan 18
2017
Version 6.70

It’s all in the details. This update includes a few minor improvements.

Jan 10
2017
Version 6.69.1

This update includes a few minor improvements that you may or may not notice.

Jan 05
2017
Version 6.69

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Dec 14
2016
Version 6.68.1

Go Live on Twitter - Starting today, you can create and Tweet live videos from the Twitter app, powered by Periscope. With live video, conversations on Twitter can become immersive experiences that anyone can join. To create a live video, tap "Live" when composing a Tweet, then hit "Go Live"; to join a live video, tap in and comment and send hearts to be a part of the moment. We can't wait to join the experiences you share live!

Dec 08
2016
Version 6.68

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Nov 28
2016
Version 6.67

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Nov 15
2016
Version 6.66.1

Take Control. Our new “Turn off notifications for this conversation” button allows you to mute / turn off notifications for a specific conversation without alerting others in the conversation. So you will no longer get updates for a conversation, in which you're not interested in.

Also, we fixed a bug to stop showing duplicate ‘in-reply-to’ in each Tweet.

Nov 09
2016
Version 6.66

It’s all in the details. This update includes a few minor improvements.

Oct 25
2016
Version 6.65

A few minor changes. Happy Tweeting!

Oct 11
2016
Version 6.64

This update includes some small but significant improvements.

Sep 27
2016
Version 6.63.1

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Sep 24
2016
Version 6.63

It’s all in the details. This update includes a few minor improvements.

Sep 15
2016
Version 6.62.1

Count fewer characters! Now adding a picture, video, GIF, poll or Quote tweet won't cut into your 140 character count.

Sep 13
2016
Version 6.62

This update includes some small but significant improvements.

Sep 07
2016
Version 6.61.1

Have real-time, private conversations; keep track of when your messages are sent, received and read; and share photos and videos with one or more people at a time. Because sometimes you want to share with your world, not the whole world.

Aug 31
2016
Version 6.61

Tweaks, modifications, updates, and more.

Aug 19
2016
Version 6.60

See your Tweets when the lights go out. Night Mode delivers a dark color palette that's made for reading in the dark.

Plus, new settings that give you more control over what you see on Twitter.

Aug 10
2016
Version 6.59.3

Help more people around the world see Moments.

Aug 04
2016
Version 6.59.2

Not too much has changed. But enough to warrant an update. Happy Tweeting!

Aug 02
2016
Version 6.59

Not too much has changed. But enough to warrant an update. Happy Tweeting!

Jul 17
2016
Version 6.58

Make Tweeting even more fun. How? Stickers!

Jul 05
2016
Version 6.57

A few minor updates to make Twitter an even better place.

Jun 29
2016
Version 6.56.1

For some users, the app crashed on launch. That wasn't good, so we fixed it.

Jun 21
2016
Version 6.56

It’s all in the details. This update includes a few minor improvements.

Jun 08
2016
Version 6.55

Now you can easily Retweet or quote any of your past Tweets.

May 27
2016
Version 6.54

A few minor updates that you didn’t even know you needed.

May 20
2016
Version 6.53.2

Notifications freezing your app? Consider this bug fix the thaw you've been waiting for.

May 17
2016
Version 6.53.1

If your language reads right to left you'll be reading even better with this update!

May 12
2016
Version 6.53

A few feature updates to make sure the Tweets keep coming.

Apr 27
2016
Version 6.52

Finding people to follow has never been easier. Check out improved suggestions in the Connect tab.

Apr 18
2016
Version 6.51

A few updates to make Twitter even better. Happy Tweeting!

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