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Twitter tests new conversation features from twttr prototype, rollout planned for 2020 – TechCrunch

Twitter tests new conversation features from twttr prototype, rollout planned for 2020 – TechCrunch

Twttr, the prototype app Twitter launched earlier this year, has been testing new ways to display conversations, including through the use of threaded replies and other visual cues. Now, those features have been spotted on Twitter.com, giving the service a message board-like feel where replies are connected to original tweeter and others in a thread […]

Twitter to add a way to ‘memorialize’ accounts for deceased users before removing inactive ones – TechCrunch

Twitter to add a way to ‘memorialize’ accounts for deceased users before removing inactive ones – TechCrunch

Twitter has changed its tune regarding inactive accounts after receiving a lot of user feedback: It will now be developing a way to “memorialize” user accounts for those who have passed away, before proceeding with a plan it confirmed this week to deactivate accounts that are inactive in order to “present more accurate, credible information” […]