Discover what's happening

Twitter is the place to get breaking news, local updates, global events, inspiration and good conversations.

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The Twitter experience, handcrafted for Windows 8.

See what’s happening

Scroll to see headlines and then tap a Tweet to see photos and conversations. Engage with a Tweet by retweeting, replying or favoriting.

Discover something new

Discover brings you Trends, a way to find popular subjects from people in your network. Browse categories to find new people or great accounts to follow. Click Search to find new topics, hashtags and conversations.

Connect with interesting people

Click Search at the top of the Connect screen to find people that interest you. Check out all of your replies and mentions.

Get your Tweet details

Tap an individual Tweet to see the Tweet details page, including photos, conversations, and the number of favorites and retweets your Tweet has received.

What’s new

Organize and view Tweets that fit a particular mood or motive for logging-on using the “Lists” feature. Create lists by going to your profile page and scrolling down to the ‘Lists’ tab. This shows you Tweets from only the people selected in the list, and a separate tab displaying all the members in a given list.