Due to low internet connectivity issues, most online social media companies have resorted to lighter versions of their android applications to give users wonderful experience on usage.
Today, twitter has announced it’s Lite version in India and has partnered with telecommunication giant Vodafone. The target market are countries like India whose internet connectivity sometimes becomes an issue.
Maya Hari, Managing Director Asia-Pacific, of Twitter stated that India is among Twitter’s largest audience, and fastest growing in the world.
She further added;
India is instrumental to the growth of Twitter. It is one of the largest growth engines in the world. In India, over 200 million users are on prepaid. There is incredible headroom for growth of digital India, and Twitter in particular.
Some Features of Twitter Lite
- Twitter Lite gives a user an option to download images they see on tweet and do have an offline mode as well.Cached tweets show even when a user is offline when this mode is enabled.
- It has a data saver mode where it can compress 70 per cent of the data.
- Can be bookmarked on the homepage though it solely relies on a browser to run.
- You end up saving disk space since in consumes 1mb of your storage and relies on your web browser to operate.
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