06 Apr '11, 4am

Twitter hits some technical turbulence: SAN FRANCISCO - TWITTER appeared to be grappling with technical troubles...

SAN FRANCISCO - TWITTER appeared to be grappling with technical troubles on Tuesday, disabling a new home page as well as a 'Trends' feature at the popular microblogging service. 'We're disabling #NewTwitter,' the startup's support team said in a message tweeted at 4pm (2300 GMT, 7am Singapore time). 'Our engineers are working on re-enabling it.' Twitter earlier said it was working to resolve problems displaying timelines and 'elevated error rates.' Three hours later, Twitter sent out word that it had disabled a Trends feature for all users. The problems came a day after Twitter introduced homepage improvements that included letting people follow accounts based on interests. Previously, searches were based on keywords and Twitter accounts were suggested on a list if they contained the search terms. 'When you search for a topic, you can now discover accounts that are releva...

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todayonline.com 01 Apr '11, 9pm

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