Tag: twitter

Twitter alternative Bluesky is now open to the public

Bluesky is finally open to anyone still desperate to fill the social media void left by Twitter’s collapse into the black hole that is X. Although Twitter founder and former CEO Jack Dorsey first announced the “decentralized” platform back in 2019 (more on that later), the project truly launched in 2021. After debuting on iOS […]

Twitter announced some new features, then temporarily crashed

Twitter announced the latest phase in its ongoing attempt to sell users on a premium subscription tier—4,000 character tweets, and half the ads. But yesterday’s impending Twitter Blue perks were literally lost within many users’ timelines, as some of the social media platform’s basic functions collapsed for roughly an hour-and-a-half. Beginning around 4:30PM EST, many […]