Twitter makes third-party apps worse by killing ‘legacy’ APIs
Despite promises to improve its relationship with developers, Twitter continues targeting third-party apps by killing ‘legacy’ APIs.
Most of the core functionality is still available but more limited and not as attractive as Twitter’s official app which it’s clearly pushing users towards.
For example, popular Twitter client Tweetbot had to put out this changelog:
- Timeline streaming on WiFi is now disabled. Your timelines will now refresh automatically every 1-2...