Twitter Is No Longer Considered A Social Networking App With This Recent Change

Twitter Is No Longer Considered A Social Networking App With This Recent Change
Technology

Rather than compete with Facebook, Twitter has moved to news outlet section of App Store

Charlie Stephens
  • 11 may 2016

After a disappointing quarter in terms of revenue and growth, the social networking site with 310 million active users has made an under-the-radar move in the App Store. Twitter is now listed as the number one free news application and not a social networking app, ahead of CNN, Buzzfeed and Reddit.

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