Today on 8th December 2011 Twitter announced a new version of Twitter, they say that they have simplified the design to make it easier to follow, connect and discover. They will be rolling this version out over the next few weeks but you can already get it on mobile iPhone or Android, just download from iTunes or Marketplace. So did they bring back Old Twitter..... No I'm afraid not. However, maybe they have been listening to our complaints and problems with the last update to Twitter, as it looks pretty good. Sadly not back to full screen but maybe more important information at the sides than the wasted space before. What the new twitter icons mean. This is your home button - where you view your lineline. Your favourite features are on the left. All you need to see is embedded in the tweet, so you can click on photos videos or conversations easily. Connect - This button takes you to a place that shows you who has followed or mentioned retweeted or faved your tweets. This [...]
You may have noticed that twitter has made some changes today; Twitter's homepage has been redesigned into a more formal layout. The top tweets have been replaced with popular tweeters profile pictures which take you to their twitter page when you click. Maybe this was the reason for the downtime earlier. The background image is a map now, which fits with the slogan "instant updates from your friends, industry experts, favorite celebrites, and what's happening around the world." This comes just days after Twitter announced on their Twitter blog, that they have made it much easier to find and follower Twitter accounts based on your interests. See here Discover new accounts and search like a pro. I'm glad to say that the old twitter design is still there for tweeting.
As you must have heard by now, Facebook had a redesign on its profile page recently, it is supposed to give people a clearer idea about who you are , setting out all of your information in a more ordered way.Apparently your privacy settings remain unchanged. Although I think people may be changing some of their settings after they see what exactly is on their profile page now.I've had the new Facebook profile for a day or so, a link just appeared at the top of my profile page but it seems that is not happening to everyone automatically until the new year. People have started asking how to get it.So.If you haven't already got the new updated Facebook profilehttp://www.facebook.com/about/profile/ and just click GET NEW PROFILEThis page has information about the new profile page too.And there you are. What do Wished you hadn't bothered? I'm not sure yet. If you have any questions, you should find the answers here.http://www.facebook.com/help/?topic=new_profileHope this helps