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Dick Costolo, formerly Twitter's chief operating officer, became CEO.
On October 4, 2010, Williams made an announcement saying that he will stay with the company and "be completely focused on product strategy".
He said while Twitter would "never lose that feeling" of speed, users could do more with the text.
On October 4, 2010, Williams announced that he was stepping down as CEO.
There was this path of discovery with something like that, where over time you figure out what it is.
Twitter actually changed from what we thought it was in the beginning, which we described as status updates and a social utility.
It is that, in part, but the insight we eventually came to was Twitter was really more of an information network than it is a social network.
By late November 2010, an average of a dozen updates per day were posted on the astronauts' communal account, @NASA_Astronauts.
As of November 1, 2010, the company confirmed that the "New Twitter experience" had been rolled out to all users.Jack Dorsey, then an undergraduate student at New York University, introduced the idea of an individual using an SMS service to communicate with a small group.inspired by Flickr and the five-character length of American SMS short codes.The record was broken again when 3,085 tweets per second were posted after the Los Angeles Lakers' victory in the 2010 NBA Finals on June 17, Twitter acquired application developer Atebits on April 11, 2010.Atebits had developed the Apple Design Award-winning Twitter client Tweetie for the Mac and i Phone.