• Instagram deleting ‘inauthentic likes, follows and comments' to fight fraudulent activity

    23 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    As Twitter announced some changes to its iOS app today to improve the user experience, Instagram is rolling out new changes that will see the company deleting “inauthentic likes, follows and comments.” more...
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  • Twitter de-emphasizing follower counts and other metrics in update across the platform

    Twitter de-emphasizing follower counts and other metrics in update across the platform

    23 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    In an effort to clean up the Twitter experience, the company is today rolling out an update on iOS that de-prioritizes the appeal of follower counts on the platform.
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  • Latest Twitter For iOS Update Makes Follower Counts Less Prominent

    Latest Twitter For iOS Update Makes Follower Counts Less Prominent

    23 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey recently said that users shouldn't be obsessing over the number of followers that they have on Twitter. He said that while users might have been incentivized to increase that number when Twitter was in its early days, “I don't think it is right today.” Dorsey added that the number of meaningful conversations that users have on the platform are more important. To that end, Twitter has launched an updated iOS app which makes follower counts less prominent.
    The font size for the follower count has been made smaller in this new update. A spokesperson for Twitter told...
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