Jonathan Allen

  • Opinion: Why #Twitter10k Is A Great Idea

    Estimated reading time: 5 minutes, 23 seconds According to fairly substantiated rumours circulating the tech world, media outlets, and the Twittersphere, Twitter — the social network known for brevity — is about to take users “Beyond 140.” Re/code first broke the news that tweets could soon reach new lengths: 10,000 characters, to be exact, “according to multiple sources f ...

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  • A Few Big Thoughts on the #Twitter10K Tweet News

    How 10K helps Twitter move closer to its roots, and why it isn’t a concession to brands. A few weeks ago, re/code broke the likely-true rumor that Twitter is set to expand its character limit, potentially up to 10,000 characters. A #Twitter10K storm emerged in the aftermath as — irony of lamenting social media change notwithstanding — both Twitter users and opinionators flipped out.

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