Many people think that the additional characters will affect Twitter's identity. It's a confusing time, with most users complaining about this update, and the rest taking the absolute piss. Twitter is doubling the length limit of tweets. That's 560 characters. It's basically a book. "The whole point, for me, was how inventive people could be within that concise framework" - kicking off a Twitter chain of opposition that spread to Stephen King, Neil Gaiman, and more.
And thankfully for anybody who dislikes the recent changes to Twitter, "tiny-tweets" is just such an extension. But will it get more people using the service?
Influential Marvel Comics writer Brian Michael Bendis jumps ship to DC
Including the New 52 initiative, DC's recent mainstream offerings have been fairly hit (Wonder Woman ) and miss (Batman v. Ultimate Spider-Man led to the creation of Miles Morales, a black Hispanic teenager, who became Spider-Man in 2011.
Twitter has ruined itself by letting people post longer tweets, according to the world's biggest authors. Since the expanded character count, this happened far less frequently - now, only 1 percent of tweets run up against the limit.
The new limit will not apply to tweets written in Japanese, Chinese and Korean which can convey more information in a single character.
United States ends temporary permits for Nicaragua, holds on Honduras
Haitians and Salvadorans are also waiting to hear what the United States is going to do with their TPS designation. Gladys Nunez, from Honduras, has had TPS for many years.
Whilst one half of Twitter is seemingly celebrating the news, some have complained that they instead wanted an edit button. Only five percent of users went above 140 characters during the test, and only 2 percent ever went north of 190 characters.
Apparently not feeling particularly inspired, Angela Merkel's spokesman said he would remain a man of few words - and few characters - on Twitter. It also saw that users were more willing to Tweet longer messages when they had the 280 characters available to them.
Lamborghini's Terzo Millennio Is A Viciously Wicked EV Hypercar Concept
This would allow further weight reduction with increased use of carbon fiber or the application of CFK to high-fatigue parts. Lamborghini also noted the added benefit of additional freedom for designers and aerodynamicists.
And for reference, this paragraph is exactly 280 characters. And, in the end, that's really what matters to Twitter.