That Twitter wants to exercise more control over their user’s experience and, hence, its whole ecosystem, it is not new. Until now, Twitter’s moves in this direction haven’t had major and practical impact on how we were used to consume the service. For example:
- Twitter stopped displaying app names in tweets.
- Twitter sets maximum user caps for 3rd party clients and tightens API rules to direct users to official apps.
Ok, I admit that this second one, represents a threat for some users and developers in the medium term.…3 Comments