Twitter has fixed a bug that made its app crash – here's how to install the update
Twitter has released a fix for a bug in a recent update that caused its mobile app to crash unexpectedly.
After installing the latest release (version 8.28), many Android users found that the app shut down immediately after being opened.
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At first, Twitter recommended that users simply avoid installing the update – advice that came a little late for those who had already received it automatically, and had to roll back the app to a previous version by clearing the app's storage and cache, and then installing an older APK manually.
As Android Police reports, there's now a new release available (version 8.28.1). Twitter's release notes are rathery cryptic, simply saying that "You may not be able to *see* the changes, but we've made a few to keep your Twitter running at 100%", but installing it appears to resolve the problem and prevent the crashes.
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