Thousands and thousands of individuals worldwide discovered their Android Twitter app was crashing right now, and Twitter itself admitted the flaw. If you happen to had up to date to the most recent model – which many could have carried out mechanically – the app merely didn’t work.
We had been ourselves pissed off by this:
The fault was admitted by Twitter on, properly, Twitter, and it suggested folks to not replace the app (one thing that may be onerous to see for people who could not use the app). Simply over 20 hours after that tweet, the corporate mentioned it had issued an replace that fastened the bug:
The Android app has now been fastened. The most recent model (8.28.2) ought to now not crash on launch –– you’re good to go forward and replace when it turns into obtainable for you. Thanks in your persistence.
— Twitter Assist (@TwitterSupport)
January 22, 2020
That’s fairly a very long time to be caught with out a main app on the world’s largest cell working system. The brand new model 8.28.2 is the most recent patch on the time of writing, so replace to that and you will be effective. It has fastened the problem for us.
It all the time causes a minor panic on-line at any time when a serious social community goes down. Frankly we discovered it considerably a reduction to not be capable of go browsing and scroll the Twitter feed however now it’s fastened, we will all return to our dangerous habits.