Twitter Announces the Re-Launch of its ‘Chirp’ Developer Conference
Twitter’s trying to improve its bonds with the developer neighborhood with the re-launch of its ‘Chirp’ conference, which brings collectively builders and members of Twitter’s staff to debate the newest initiatives, share insights and supply solutions to key technical queries.
As defined by Twitter:
“The Chirp Developer Conference is a celebration of the innovation builders have delivered to Twitter, the alternatives that await, plus a number of surprises.”
The convention, which might be held on November sixteenth, will embody keynote periods, reveals and neighborhood engagement initiatives, with each IRL (in San Francisco) and on-line elements all through the day.
The re-launch will even see Twitter maintain its Chirp Developer Challenge, the place builders are invited to submit their most fascinating, artistic and revolutionary makes use of of Twitter’s API.
Over $520k value of prizes might be awarded in three classes:
- Content material Discovery apps
- Dialog Security instruments
- Public Good apps
That might assist Twitter discover new use instances and developmental alternatives, past the capability of its personal staff.
Although whether or not Twitter will be capable to develop them or not will largely come all the way down to who’s in cost, with Elon Musk still in the process of (probably) buying the app.
With Musk as chief, massive adjustments are anticipated in Twitter’s roadmap, which can see numerous parts re-prioritized in keeping with Musk’s plan. That might imply that growth initiatives like these acquire extra traction, or they may get sidelined utterly – however both method, it is sensible for Twitter to proceed to construct relationships with the dev neighborhood with a view to discovering higher methods ahead for the app.
For normal customers, that doesn’t imply lots proper now, but it surely might find yourself offering new inspiration for Twitter’s subsequent massive updates and additions.
Twitter stays the chief in real-time engagement and interplay, which offers big capability for perception, if it may be harnessed, and perhaps, the Chirp convention might be the origin level of a complete new method of tweets.
You may be taught extra about Chirp 2022 here, the place you too can register for updates.