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Twitter To Step Outside The 140 Character Box

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Twitter NYSE:TWTR, Facebook, Inc. NASDAQ:FB - Twitter To Step Outside The 140 Character Box

Since its emergence on the social media scene, Twitter Inc TWTR has been branded as a "micro-blogging" site because the platform only allows users to send tweets with 140 characters or less. That limitation has set the site apart from its competitors like Facebook Inc FB, where users can post rants of any length they like.

However, with user growth slowing and engagement lagging, the firm is looking for new ways to draw attraction to the little blue bird and some believe that relaxing the 140...