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BlackBerry updates Twitter app for legacy smartphones

BlackBerry is upgrading its free Twitter application for legacy devices running BlackBerry OS 5 and higher.

Twitter adds location trends to Android, iOS apps

Twitter is rolling out revamped versions of its flagship applications for Apple's iOS and Google's Android, highlighted by the addition of localized trends data.

Twitter's Vine adds front-facing camera support, mentions

Twitter is rolling out an updated version of its Vine video sharing application, adding front-facing camera support as well as mentions.

Twitter #music chief Kevin Thau jumps ship to join Biz Stone's Jelly

Twitter Vice President of Business and Corporate Development Kevin Thau, the executive behind the microblogging platform's fledgling Twitter #music application, is leaving the company to join Jelly Industries, the new startup created by Twitter co-founder Biz Stone.

Facebook, Instagram most visited social apps in March, Mobidia finds

According to new findings provided exclusively to  FierceMobileContent  by Mobidia, Facebook and Facebook's Instagram service were the most-viewed mobile social apps last month.

Spotlight: Twitter introduces Twitter #music

Twitter introduces a new music discovery service.

Twitter shutting down TweetDeck for Android, iOS on May 7

Twitter will terminate its TweetDeck clients for Apple's iOS, Google's Android and Adobe AIR on May 7, halting Facebook integration that same day. Twitter first indicated plans to discontinue the TweetDeck apps in early March but did not specify a cutoff date.

Twitter #music goes live with iTunes, Spotify integration

Twitter officially launched its much anticipated #music discovery and sharing app via Apple's iOS platform and the Web.

Twitter exec: Mentions of 'Boston' rose 200X following explosions

NEW YORK--Mentions of the word "Boston" rose 200 times the normal rate following the explosions at the Boston Marathon on Monday, according to Michael Sippey, vice president of consumer products at Twitter.

Barnes & Noble's Nook preloads Pinterest, overhauled Facebook app

Barnes & Noble is bolstering its Nook tablets and e-readers by preloading popular social networking applications Pinterest and Twitter as well as a revamped version of Facebook.