Twitter Adds Support For Photos In Direct Messages |

Twitter Adds Support For Photos In Direct Messages

Also lets Android and iOS app users swipe between timelines.


Looking at the popularity of Instagram, and other popular image sharing networks, Twitter has now enabled image sharing via Direct Messages through mobile phones. On its official blog, Twitter adds that smartphone apps will now sport a new tab within the navigation bar to let users access DMs from anywhere in Twitter. This new photo sharing feature on DMs will also be available on

With the new update for its Android and iOS apps, users can jump from Home timelines to the Discover timeline, popular Tweets, new tailored account suggestions, and Activity timeline with just a swipe.

The post adds: "New in-app notifications show you when people send you a DM or favourite, retweet and reply to your Tweets. And on Twitter for Android, you can easily turn on mobile notifications for specific users by tapping the star on their profile".

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