Twitter is updating its official application for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch in order to improve the experience of using the social network and to combat online abuse.
Today announced new security and privacy features that expand the functionality to mute notifications, individual words and more.
Third - party applications such as Tweetbot or Twitterrific Twitter already had some of these new features in a while. And now Twitter will introduce them to your official app.
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Twitter launched months ago the functionality "Silence" to block accounts from which you do not want to see tweets. Now this function expands providing users the ability to mute notifications, words, phrases and entire conversations.
This novelty will be incorporated into the application in the next few days. This is a feature that many users have been asking for some time. In this way Twitter wants to let us know that he is still working to improve his app by listening to his users.
On the other hand, Twitter will also improve its way of reporting abuses:
"Today we are giving you a new way to report this type of behavior for yourself, or for others, as long as you see what is happening. This will enhance our ability to act on these reports, which help reduce online abuse and help strengthen the collective aid culture on Twitter. "
Finally, from the Twitter blog they have said that they have also upgraded their tools and their internal system to be more effective in reporting online abuse. For a more peaceful Twitter!
You can download and / or update the official Twitter application from the button below that is completely free:
What do you think the news that the application of Twitter? Do you use your official app or third-party client?