Micro-blogging platform Twitter has introduced that it’s blocking third-party functions like Tweetbot and Twitterrific.
The platform tweeted from its @TwitterDev account on Tuesday: “Twitter is imposing its long-standing API guidelines. Which will end in some apps not working.”
A number of customers expressed their ideas on the corporate’s announcement.
Whereas one consumer requested, “oh yeah? what guidelines did Tweetbot broke? And Twitterrific?”, one other mentioned, “translation: We’re embarrassed different apps are higher so as a substitute of enhancing ours, we’ll simply block them”.
Twitter CEO Elon Musk final week mentioned that Twitter’s “open supply” algorithm shall be revealed subsequent month, as a number of individuals had been unable to make use of third-party Twitter apps and confronted points with logging and accessing feeds.
He mentioned that Twitter will publish tweet suggestion code and make account/tweet standing seen no later than subsequent month.
“Transparency builds belief,” the Twitter CEO had posted.