Twitter has broadened the Tweet. Its embedded Tweets can feature such things as videos, article summaries and photos, among others. That ought to have implications for news organizations making extensive use of the platform.
John Batelle, in his latest SearchBlog post, identifies the challenges for Twitter to be a relevant media organization. He argues that Twitter will have to help create and curate content.
Meanwhile, Yahoo is in the formative stages of its next approach as a content company. AllThingsDigital examines its Google-of-content strategy and notes its acquisition of Snip.it.