Twitter Removes 140-character limit from DMs – "Chat on (and on)"

Twitter announced Wednesday that the 140-character limit for Direct Messages (DMs) is removed!  Chat all you want up to 10K characters (essentially no limit).  Tweets, however will continue to be limited to 140-characters.  Twitter explains on their blog: You may be wondering what this means for the public side of Twitter. In a word, nothing.

Yahoo Releases Livetext in US,UK,Canada,Germany and France

UPDATE: Livetext now available in the US app store As we reported earlier, Yahoo’s new messaging app Livetext was being tested outside the US promising to come to the US app store soon. Yahoo announced today availability in the US, UK, Canada along with Germany and France tomorrow. Over the past few weeks, we’ve been

Yahoo reworks its messenger app – Enter Livetext video chat

Yahoo’s new messenger app Livetext was released earlier this year and currently available only in the Hong Kong app store for IOS.  Yahoo describes the new video chat app Welcome to Livetext for iOS, the most natural way to have REAL conversations. It’s live video texting, without sound. You will feel like your friends are