Elon Muskthe owner of twitter, intended to remove device labels from Tweets. It was reported in November 2022 that this could be one of the big changes for social media platforms.
What happened: In response to the uproar regarding Tesla Inc. With the CEO’s decision to monetize the verification badge, launch an “official” label, retire it and then reactivate it, and begin mass layoffs, the social media platform is now known as “Twitter for iPhone” and “Twitter for iPhone”. Android” label is planned to be deprecated. bottom of the tweet.
If the message was sent from an iPhone, it will say “Twitter for iPhone”, and if the text was sent from an Android phone, it will say “Twitter for Android”.
Originally in a series of tweets that said, “Twitter is slow in many countries,” Musk dropped the bombshell.
And finally stop adding the device the tweet was written on (a waste of screen space and computing) under every tweet. Literally no one knows why we did that…
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This step helps prevent users from creating memes out of celebrity-brand mix-ups.
in October, Alphabet Inc.of google pixel the team decided to disband Tim Cookheaded Apple on Twitter, and in excitement, they tweeted the following post: iphoneimmediately becomes a laughing stock.
samsung When Huawei Technologies I was also involved in such a bizarre incident.
Important reasons: Aside from the entertainment value of adding which device the post came from under the tweet, this feature may have been more important than users thought.
Hashtag inventor Chris Messina stated that this feature is a useful status indicator.
According to an Apple Insider, this little label wasn’t perfect, but it could help users find bots.
This article was originally published on November 15, 2022.
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