Twitter tests ways for users to follow and snooze specific topics

TechCrunch | 8/13/2019 | Staff
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You may soon be able to organize Twitter’s web of hashtags and handles in a smarter way, that is if the company can pull off its ambitious new rethinking of the app’s timelines.

The company isn’t getting rid of the process of a following users but at a press event in SF, company execs announced that they are planning to push users to start following “topics” that bring in well-engaged tweets from a variety of accounts that the user might not necessarily follow. Twitter is currently testing the feature on Android with topics focused around sports “from MMA to Formula 1” to specific professional franchises.

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The company plans to greatly expand the scope of these topics so that fans will be able to have timelines devoted to BTS and skincare routines. The feature is focused on...
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