Updated Twitter app Available for BlackBerry OS 5 and Higher Smartphones


Twitter for BlackBerry 4.2

Among my favorite apps for BlackBerry OS 5 and higher devices, is the Twitter app. It’s an ideal way to stay connected with your Twitter network. Today, I’m happy to let you know that BlackBerry has released a new version of the app for those of you who have a BlackBerry device running BlackBerry OS 5 and higher. With it, it brings some new features designed to be appreciated by new users and seasoned social media veterans alike. The Twitter 4.2 app for BlackBerry smartphones will be available as a free download in the BlackBerry World storefront starting today. Check out some of the top features that will help you express yourself and stay connected.

Twitter for BlackBerry smartphones version 4.2 features:

    • Image Viewing Enhancements – For those of you who love to stay in touch with a quick snapshot, you can now view more photos in the Twitter app for BlackBerry
    • Retweet/Favorite Indicators – The latest Twitter update makes it easier for you to see what you’ve selected as a favorite or retweeted in your timeline. Tweets are now color marked in the top right hand corner of the Tweet.

Twitter 4.2 for BlackBerry smartphones

    • Additional Timeline Details – Visual indicators are now displayed so you can see more information in your timeline like who replied, their location, and if an article summary is available.
    • Similar Profile Suggestions – We’ve added profile suggestions, so you can discover even more fascinating people when you view profiles. Under the profile tab, the app showcases other accounts to follow based on the person’s profile that you’re currently viewing.

Profile suggestions - Twitter for BlackBerry

Be sure to download this update today and if you’re new to Twitter, there’s no better time to give it a try. Check out the app now at the BlackBerry World storefront stay connected and express yourself 140 characters at a time.

Please be aware the app update may take up to 24 hours to appear in the BlackBerry World storefront.

About Donny Halliwell

Donny is a Senior Product Marketing Manager at BlackBerry and Former Editor-in-Chief for the Inside BlackBerry blogs. There's no disputing, #TeamBlackBerry is awesome. I'm pumped to have the opportunity to talk with you and bring you the latest and greatest from Inside BlackBerry every day. In my spare time, I can be found helping entrepreneurs and startup companies grow their business. I spend the rest, obsessing over the auto industry, or enjoying music. Follow me on Twitter or Google+

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