Twitter: Timeline

  • Twitter extends abuse blocking to main timeline, puts offenders on timeout

    … the seemingly nameless ones. From the notifications tab’s “Advanced Filters” setting, people can mute notifications from people who haven’t set a profile photo (commonly called “eggs” after Twitter’s default profile image) as well as people who haven’t confirmed the email address or phone number associated with their account. And finally Twitter…

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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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