Twitter is taking a new pass at making the news come to you

Get the Full StoryThe company has big plans to make following news easier. But it will have to make sure that its new features aren’t beset by old problems.

Throughout this decade, Twitter has been a uniquely powerful way to keep up with the world’s news on a moment-by-moment basis. But that’s not the same thing as saying it’s been easy to use it for this purpose. It’s required careful management of your timeline, a willingness to traverse hashtags, and a familiarity with the service’s search features. The more effort you put into all this, the more news you got out.Read Full Story