Twitter takes new steps to be even more like Instagram
Twitter users should now see a set of ‘top’ photos above related search results.
(Credit: Screenshot by CNET)
With a flurry of new features unveiled this afternoon, Twitter appears to be aiming more than ever at mimicking some of the most visual elements of Instagram and Facebook.
The most interesting new feature is one that adds a palette of “top” photos and videos to search results. So, for example, if you search for “sunrise,” you see a group of photos above the resulting column of tweets, as well as a row of video thumbnails off to the side.
Clearly, the idea here is that Twitter wants…
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