Tag Archives: Direct Messages Twitter Now Lets You Receive Direct Messages From Anyone david nield / Social Opening the tweetgates. You Can Now Send Tweets—And Other Links—In Twitter Direct Messages lauren orsini / Social Better private chats for a public network. What Twitter Can Learn From Pinterest Conversations selena larson / Social Pssst! We want to share tweets privately. Why Twitter Needs Its Own Messaging App selena larson / Social It’s time to unbundle a key feature of Twitter, and give us an app that’s all about private communication. Twitter’s Video App, Vine, Adds Private Messages selena larson / Social Vine is the latest social media app to add direct messages, despite evidence users even want it. Twitter Won’t Encrypt Direct Messages, At Least For Now selena larson / Social The information-broadcasting network is no longer working to secure private messages, according to reports. How Social Giants Are Trying To Take Over Your Text Messages selena larson / Social Facebook, Google and Twitter want to seize control of a key part of your phone. Twitter Is Starting To Push Text-Like Messaging selena larson / Social New updates to Twitter’s mobile apps revamp the service substantially to focus on messaging and trends. Twitter Re-Restricts The Direct-Message Inboxes It Just Opened readwrite / Social Last month, Twitter allowed some users to receive direct messages from any follower. No longer, apparently. Now You Can Get Twitter Direct Messages From Any Follower—If You Dare selena larson / Social [if gte mso 9]> Twitter’s Direct Messages, A Vehicle For Spam, No Longer Accept Links selena larson / Social A move against malware, at a cost to convenience.