Twitter’s new “consistent experience”

New tweet views

The old (left) vs. new (right) tweet detail views in Twitter for iPhone (top) and Twitter for Android (bottom). I don’t know why image preview didn’t display in the updated Twitter for Android.

When Twitter issued updates to its Android and iPhone apps yesterday, the first thing I did was check out the apps to see what features had been removed.

As I opened the Twitter for Android app for the first time after the update, I went to the tweet details view for the latest tweet in my timeline and the first thing I noticed is that it didn’t say what client was used to post the tweet. 

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