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Visual tour: the new look Twitter.com

How the micro-blogging site has changed

Coming soon to a Twitter account near you: Embedded pictures and video, threaded replies and drill-downs. Look out Facebook?

Twitter: @ replies

'@' replies cause a dialogue button to appear to the right; click it and the conversation expands onto the right half of the window.

Twitter: Shortcuts

When a text entry field is not highlighted, press the question mark key on your keyboard and a list of shortcuts appears.

See also: Twitter hack sees third-party websites opened without clicking links

  1. How the micro-blogging site has changed
  2. Expanded timeline
  3. URLs
  4. @ replies

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