Twitter releases Fast Follow SMS Tweets

Twitter releases Fast Follow SMS TweetsTwitter has come up with the "Fast Follow" SMS feature, aimed at receiving tweets directly to their cellular phones without being registered with sites.

The Micro blogging platform has devised this way where both registered and non-registered users can receive 140 character long tweets on their mobile devices in SMS based format, tech site Gizmodo stated.

It was further added that the Fast Follow service, is available for users in US who can keep a track of Twitter feeds and the updates via the aid of mobile phones.

The only thing one needs to do is write "follow (username)" and sends it to 40404.

Twitter employee Leland Rechis, an employee at the San Francisco-based Twitter in an official blogpost stated: "Fast Following without creating an account is currently available only in the US, but we're working with carriers to bring it to other countries."

One who wish not to use can easily turn off the feature by visiting the Twitter settings page.