Tech View: Twitter’s latest brainwave is less than Fleet of foot

The social media world doesn’t need yet another stories function to add to the growing pile

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent @emmetjryan
19th November, 2020
Tech View: Twitter’s latest brainwave is less than Fleet of foot
Social‌ ‌media‌ ‌businesses‌ ‌are‌ ‌struggling‌ ‌to‌ ‌find‌ ‌ways‌ ‌to‌ ‌retain‌ ‌stickiness.‌ ‌People‌ ‌still‌ ‌go‌ ‌on‌ ‌all‌ ‌the‌‌ ‌apps‌ ‌a‌ ‌lot,‌ ‌but‌ ‌the‌ ‌value‌ ‌is‌ ‌in‌ ‌engagement

If‌ ‌everybody‌ ‌looked‌ ‌the‌ ‌same,‌ ‌we’d‌ ‌get‌ ‌tired‌ ‌of‌ ‌looking‌ ‌at‌ ‌each‌ ‌other, as Groove Armada once tunefully put it.‌ It’s a message that social‌ ‌media‌ companies‌ ‌really‌ ‌don’t‌ ‌seem‌ ‌to‌ ‌get, as‌ ‌yet‌ ‌another‌ ‌stories‌ ‌function‌ joined‌ ‌the‌ ‌pile‌ ‌last‌ ‌week.‌ ‌...

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