de toekomst van Twitter lijkt op Facebook?

In reactie op een blogpost van Twitter over de toekomst van het ‘platform’ gaat Mike Isaac van All Things D in op de toekomst voor third parties en Twitter zelf:

The mandate to crack down on developers comes straight from Dick Costolo — no doubt feeling the pressure of being the company’s third CEO in almost as many years — who is charged with the task of making profitable a company backed by hundreds of millions in venture capital and valued near $8 billion (see Googler Hunter Walk’s excellent post for more on this). Right now, Cards are the long-term bet in continuing to bolster monetization efforts.