The increase in the number of characters not touched the Japanese, Korean and Chinese languages.
Microblogging service Twitter has increased in two times – up to 280 – the number of characters allowed in messages. The company’s CEO Jack Dorsey wrote in his account: “140+140!”.
Earlier reports on Twitter were limited to 140 characters. In September, the social network began testing the increase in the number of characters to 280, but this innovation was available to a small group of users.
The increase in the number of characters not touched the Japanese, Korean and Chinese languages, is spoken in the official blog of the company. These languages, according to experts Twitter allow you to Express a thought in fewer characters.