Jan 09, 2016

How lifting limits might change Twitter’s character - San Francisco Chronicle

Last week, the social media giant’s most familiar feature — its 140-character tweet limit — was put on the chopping block as CEO Jack Dorsey appeared to confirm on Twitter that his company will allow longer messages. Dorsey used 1,321 characters to make his point, skirting Twitter’s character cap by tweeting a screenshot of a typed message. The 140-character limit, created to allow tweets to...

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