Today Twitter has started to roll out a major new update for its mobile website application designed for touchscreen devices, and now uses HTML 5 together with other modern technologies. The new update brings the mobile website more in line with Twitter’s iOS and Android applications in look, feel and function giving the mobile website a much need face lift and bringing its coding more up to date.
The navigation on the new mobile Twitter web site consists of a buttons along the top enabling you to view your timeline @replies, direct messages, view lists or conduct searches. The app has also received a speed increase and you can now quickly scroll through your timeline, move between tabs and compose Tweets. Take a look and our article on Android vs iPhone to see which smartphone and mobile platform is best for you.
Twitter is rolling out the new update to a small percentage of users on iPhone, iPod Touch, and Android smartphones to start, then to other devices in the coming weeks. More information is available from the Twitter Blog website.Filed Under: Technology News