MacNN | Twitter launches Vine app for iPhone, iPod touch
Mac News Network View: Standard | Headlines | Categorized | Slim
Mac News Network
Mac News iPod News Reviews Forums
 

Desktop Headlines
Twitter launches Vine app for iPhone, iPod touch
Thursday, January 24, 2013 @ 1:10pm

Twitter has launched a first-party version of Vine, an app for the iPhone and iPod touch that it bought the rights to in 2012. The app is similar to ones like glmps, letting users shoot small, looping videos that can be shared with others via a native social network. Vine posts can also be shared on Twitter and Facebook feeds, and any content linked in tweets can be opened inline on the web.



Vine Twitter posts link back to the vine.co domain. Each clip also contains audio, although sound is off by default. The Vine app and service are free and support unlimited uploads. People shooting with the app must have an iPhone 3GS or better.



Comments on this Article
Print Friendly Version
Email to a Friend
Add MacNN to Your RSS Feeds
Buy from the Apple Store


Related Stories:

Most Recent Stories:
  • Beats, Apple post self-deprecating video celebrating union - 11:00 PM EST
  • Apple retail chief Ahrendts issues memo, visits Grand Central store - 9:39 PM EST
  • Judge offers preliminary approval of Apple, states e-book settlement - 7:11 PM EST
  • Forums: iOS 8 questions and discussion - 4:57 PM EST
  • Apple deals: refurbished Macs from $719 - 4:56 PM EST
  • DealNN: MBPs, iMacs, cameras and more - 4:54 PM EST
  • WSJ: Beats Music head Ian Rogers to take charge of iTunes Radio - 4:23 PM EST

    Today's iPodNN Stories:
  • MakerBot expands into Europe with German reseller acquisition - 3:58 PM EST
  • Core i3, Core i7 models of Microsoft Surface Pro 3 available today - 2:29 PM EST
  • Time Warner Cable rolls out TWC Maxx in Austin, future cities named - 12:13 PM EST
  • Fired Nokia workers protest Microsoft 'violent' layoffs in China - 10:43 AM EST
  • HP plans Michael Bastian luxury smartwatch launch for this fall - 8:14 AM EST
  • No comments posted on this story yet. Please post yours.
    Your Comments
    In order to post comments, you must be a registered member of the MacNN Forums and logged in. Please login with your MacNN Forums username and password.

    MacNN Forums Login:

    MacNN Forums Password:

    Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.