Saturday, August 18, 2012

twitter - platform

Curtis Faith (@inflector)
8/18/12 5:46 AM
"This morning Twitter feels like your favourite band that has sold out to a major record label," wrote Ewan Spence.

Mr. Colburn, Mr. Arment and others took issue with the company's new user cap, which limits Twitter's third-party apps from accommodating more than 100,000 users, or growing beyond 200 percent of their current user base. Another point of contention was a rule that forbids third-party apps from weaving chronological tweets with content from other networks - a big headache for apps like Flipboard, which mix tweets with content from Facebook, blogs and publications and other sources.

imagine we start to believe: