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Twitter testing a feature that shows how many are 'talking about' tweets

Twitter testing a feature that shows how many are 'talking about' tweets
From TechCrunch - November 24, 2017

Twitter is experimenting with a new feature that will show how many people are talking about individual, popular tweets. The metric shows up under some embedded tweets when they appear elsewhere on the web, and seems to replace both the retweet and replies totals with one, cumulative total.

The new look for embeds as seen above is just a small experiment according to Dan Jackson, a Twitter spokesperson, but is part of Twitters ongoing attempts to explore new ways of providing more social context around tweets, he says.

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