Twitter updated its official iPhone/iPad apps on Thursday, offering improved and enhanced photo options, auto-url shortening and the ability to easily follow friends via the contacts in your address book.
• New Photo Options
There is now a camera button in the new tweet toolbar, which makes it easy to add photos from the library or to take a new photo using the built-in iPhone camera.
• Quick Bar
On the main timeline, users see a notification bar that shows current trending topics.
• Local trends based on location
• A new autocomplete implementation that works for @usernames and hashtags
• A new direct message conversation view
• Refined tweet box design