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Twitter plans to change how much you can say in 140 characters | Recode Daily: May 17, 2016

Photos, videos and links won't count against the 140-character limit.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey
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.Within a few weeks, Twitter plans to let users add photos, videos and links to tweets without counting them against the 140-character limit. It isn't quite the 10,000-character limit that execs have previously considered, but it's a sign of the company's increasing willingness to tinker with its product in order to add more users.
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