The #FridaySocial: Twitter's new rules, Facebook apologises, Uber gets stalky

The #FridaySocial: Twitter's new rules, Facebook apologises, Uber gets stalky

Our Friday Social is a weekly round-up of the key social media news stories from the previous seven days.

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Twitter changes its 140 character rules 

Undoubtedly the biggest social media news this week was Twitter's announcement of changes to its 140 character rules. Rumours spread last week and it's now official that the following changes will roll out over the coming months, allowing for easier conversation and inclusion of rich media on the network.