Twitter Launches Highlights For Android To Summarize The Day’s Tweets
If maintaining with all these tweets is beginning to really feel just a little overwhelming, Twitter simply introduced a brand new function that would assist — no less than should you personal an Android telephone.
Earlier this yr, it launched “Whereas You Have been Away,” which may places older, in style tweets on the prime of your feed. The theme right here helps customers discover related content material even when it’s not the newest factor posted — one thing that would assist the service appear much less intimidating to informal customers.
Twitter says Highlights, then again, will present “a quick and easy abstract of Twitter.” You’ll get a notification up twice a day, which can deliver you to the brand new Highlights part in your app. As soon as there, you possibly can browse widespread tweets from individuals you realize and trending tales, and whenever you’re accomplished, shut Highlights and transfer again to the primary feed.
— Twitter (@twitter) April 23, 2015
“To create your Highlights, we take a look at issues just like the accounts and conversations which are in style amongst individuals you comply with, Tweets from individuals you’re intently tied to, subjects and occasions which might be trending in your space or inside your community, and other people which might be fashionable or trending amongst individuals you comply with,” Twitter says.
Android customers can activate Highlights by going to their notification settings. The corporate says it can think about including the function to different platforms as nicely.