Twitter’s New Sparkle Button Lets You Choose How To View Tweets

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Twitter’s New Sparkle Button Lets You Choose How To View Tweets

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Tired of Twitter’s algorithm selecting what Tweets you must see or reverse-chronological timeline? Well, we’re comfortable to report this newest replace will give customers the power to decide on which method they wish to view Tweets as an alternative of being caught with both or.

Twitter fell in love with the concept that it thinks its customers would somewhat see previous Tweets they’ve missed or well-liked Tweets the algorithm believes you’ll wish to see. In actuality, most Tweeters would nonetheless somewhat simply see new Tweets from people they comply with pop on their timeline in actual time one after the opposite.

But simply so no emotions will likely be heard and to scale back the variety of individuals sending off indignant Tweets about its algorithm, the corporate launched the brand new ‘Sparkle Button’ that lets you swap backwards and forwards between both timeline choices. The new characteristic is rolling out for iOS customers beginning right now and coming quickly to Android house owners quickly.

There is a draw back to the addition of the ‘Sparkle Button’ as a result of it takes the place of the settings button. So to realize entry to the settings menu you’ll have to entry within the accounts hub whenever you click on in your Twitter avi. We received’t be shocked if there’s a contingent of customers who will discover this very inconvenient. Still, a really fascinating replace to say the least. We shall see if it improves everybody’s Tweeting expertise going ahead or it makes it even worse.

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