MacNN | Mobypicture integration with Twitter app being removed
Mac News Network View: Standard | Headlines | Categorized | Slim
Mac News Network
Mac News iPod News Reviews Forums
 

Desktop Headlines
Mobypicture integration with Twitter app being removed
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 @ 11:00pm

Following widespread reports of problems with the iOS app, Twitter is planning on removing support for photo and video sharing site Mobypicture in a future update of the app. The app itself is reporting data about the shared media improperly on occasion, sometimes causing uploads to the service to not upload completely, or display properly.



Mobypicture researched the issue, and has already deployed a fix. Reportedly, Twitter contacted Mobypicture officials, and affirmed that it would be removed, but would still consider using the service in the future. Users can still use the Mobypicture application and include an URL in a tweet, but the automatic integration will be removed soon. "Moby brought photo and video sharing to Twitter," founder Mathys van Abbe said in a statement to The Next Web. "It saddens us that Twitter is removing us from their own apps even though users really love Moby as an option because of the way we respect their rights, donít show ads and share to all different social sites."

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


Related Stories:

Today's MacNN Stories:

  • Apple completes iTunes Festival lineup with final 20 performers - 8:00 PM EST
  • Apple 'investigating' if leaked celebrity pics came from iCloud - 6:00 PM EST
  • Python script attacking Find My iPhone may be behind celebrity leaks - 1:13 PM EST
  • Chinese SAIC purports Microsoft anti-piracy measures are monopolistic - 11:30 AM EST
  • Claim: compromising celebrity photos due to iCloud hack - 2:00 AM EST

    Today's iPodNN Stories:
  • Google invitation to event in India may be Android One device launch - 3:04 PM EST
  • Sony shows PS Vita streaming app, silver PlayStation 4, Morpheus - 10:32 AM EST
  • Alienware announces new Area-51, shows Alpha at PAX Prime - 10:05 AM EST
  • Toshiba pushing TransferJet wireless adapters in Europe this year - 8:19 AM EST
  • Briefly: Best Buy LG G Watch price cut, WhatsApp Android Wear support - 7:06 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.