Twitter: Timeline

  • Twitter’s NFL livestream and Facebook’s Sports Stadium should get married

    Twitter’s NFL livestream last night was fine, but could have been better if the feeds of tweets attached to it were better. Facebook’s Sports Stadium, released earlier this year, has been fine, but could be better if the play-by-play feed were closer to live. The two rival products should get married; they complete each other. That will never happen.

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  • Twitter rolls out an app for Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant

    … social network — seems to be coming from Twitter the news company more than Twitter the social network, since Twitter Reader serves mainly as an audible news reader a la Alexa’s built-in Flash Briefings. In addition to reciting people’s main timelines, the Twitter Reader app, or “skill” in Amazon’s chosen parlance, can read aloud what topics…

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