‘I would feel so trapped’: ‘Chad’ harasses woman on airplane via Air New Zealand in-flight DMs
'You can't make this stuff up.'
On Aug 13, 2022 by Melody Heald
Twitter is testing a feature that would hide offensive DMs you receive
A filter would keep unwanted messages 'out of sight, out of mind.'
On Aug 16, 2019 by Mikael Thalen
Instagram will rebuild its DM feature using Facebook Messenger tech
Facebook wants users of Messenger, Instagram, and WhatsApp to be able to communicate with one another.
On Aug 8, 2019 by Mikael Thalen
A beginner’s guide to sliding into DMs
Sliding into DMs is an art. Here's what it takes to master it.
On Jan 30, 2017 by Kristen Hubby
Twitter now lets you send much, much longer direct messages
They're no longer restricted to 140 characters like tweets.
On Aug 12, 2015 by Selena Larson
Big Twitter changes improve messaging and add video
Group DMs are finally a thing, plus you can now capture video from Twitter.
On Jan 27, 2015 by Selena Larson
Twitter finally brings back links to direct messages
Thank you, Twitter.
On Nov 17, 2014 by Selena Larson
Twitter is finally improving direct messages
Twitter is on the road to making DMs a full-fledged feature.
On Jul 21, 2014 by Micah Singleton
Twitter is unlikely to get a ‘Whisper’ mode
Simmer down now. Dick Costolo was likely just talking about DMs.
On May 1, 2014 by Kate Knibbs
Why is Twitter giving up on encrypted messages?
Twitter usually takes the extra step to make users more secure. So why is it leaving the gate unlocked when it comes to direct messages?
On Mar 19, 2014 by Kate Knibbs
Is Twitter cool enough to enter the private messaging wars?
Twitter just entered the private messaging wars. Can it compete?
On Dec 12, 2013 by Kate Knibbs