Twitter for iPhone and iPad has been updated, adding better direct message support on the iPad, including group messages and private tweet sharing.

Twitter's direct messaging features just got a major boost in the official app on the iPad. On the iPad, users can now utilize Twitter's group messaging features, which rolled out to the iPhone earlier this year. The update also brings support for sharing tweets privately.

You can check out all of the changes in Twitter 6.29 below:

This update includes minor improvements.

iPad Only: This update includes improvements to Direct Messages. Now, you can share Tweets, have group conversations, and scroll through more of your message history.

Twitter for iPhone and iPad 6.29 is available for download on the App Store now.